Awarded Grants2018-01-19T14:10:54+00:00

Awarded Grants

Arts & Culture Grants

Allied Arts, Inc.
$5,000 to support the financial aid program for young artists

Americas for Conservation and the Arts
$20,000 to support arts programming for the Americas Latino Eco Festival

Art Students League of Denver
$20,000 for general operating and project support

$75,000 to support the Pre-development of Affordable Mixed-use Arts Facility in RiNo

Augustana Arts
$15,000 to support the 2016-2017 Stratus Chamber Orchestra Annual Concert Series

Baroque Chamber Orchestra of Colorado
$15,000 for general operating support

Black Cube
$10,000 to support the pop-up art installation entitled Site Museum

Buntport Theater Company
$20,000 for general operating support

Central City Opera House Association
$125,000 for general operating support and to assist with the restoration of the Teller House

Children’s Museum of Denver
$30,000 to support arts engagement programming

Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Theatre
$80,000 to support capacity building efforts

Clyfford Still Museum
$300,000 to support activities related to the establishment of the museum

Colorado Ballet Company
$75,000 an Arts Innovation Grant to create community-based cultural works to broaden and diversify audiences

Colorado Ballet Company
$55,000 for general operating support

Colorado Children’s Chorale
$40,000 for general operating support

Colorado Photographic Arts Center
$20,000 for general operating and strategic plan implementation

Colorado Symphony Association
$100,000 for general operating to support the 2015-16 season

Colorado Symphony Association
$100,000 for general operating support/working capital as part of Stage 1 of the CSO’s Crescendo Campaign

Colorado Finance Center (fiscal agent Rose Community Foundation)
$2,500 to support Colorado Impact Initiative workshops focused on Colorado’s arts, culture, and humanities sector

Curious Theatre Company
$50,000 an Arts Innovation Grant to support The Loyalty Target: A New Vision for Patron Cultivation, Development, and Engagement

Curious Theatre Company
$40,000 for general operating support

The Denver Architectural Foundation
$15,000 to support the 2017 Doors Open Denver Arts & Culture Activities

The Denver Art Museum
$350,000 to support Vision 2021: North Building Renovation

Denver Botanic Gardens
$500,000 to support Phase 4 of the Flourish Campaign which creates the Center for Science, Art and Education

Denver Botanic Gardens
$50,000 to support the Bonfils-Stanton Lecture Series

Denver Theatre District
$15,000 to support Supernova: An Outdoor Digital Animation and Art Festival

Denver Young Artists Orchestra
$20,000 for general operating support

$15,000 to produce one Denver-based eTown Live Radio Taping in a series of five eTown 25th Anniversary Roadshows

Friends of Chamber Music
$25,000 to support the 2016-17 Piano Series and Audience Development and Educational Outreach Programs

Friends of Levitt Pavilion Denver
$50,000 to support the construction of a family-friendly, amphitheater in Ruby Hill Park

Grantmakers in the Arts
$5,000 to support a Conversation on Capitalization and Community in Denver

Grantmakers in the Arts
$10,000 for general operating support

International Association of Blacks in Dance
$1,000 to assist with IABD Conference and Festival in Denver

Mexican Cultural Center
$20,000 for general operating support

Museo de las Americas
$30,000 for general operating support and to support the development of a new off-site program called Off-Center

Museum of Contemporary Art – Denver
$65,000 for general operating support

Opera Colorado
$65,000 to support general operations and audience development programming related to the production of AS ONE

Phamaly Theatre Company
$20,000 to support general operating expenses for 2016 programming

$15,000 for general operating support to activate a dynamic hub for creative community collaboration

Poetry Slam
$10,000 to support the 2017 National Poetry Slam in Denver

RedLine Contemporary Art Center
$25,000 to support RedLine’s 2017 exhibition and program platform:  (Dis)place

Rocky Mountain Public Broadcasting Network
$50,000 in support of Arts District and arts coverage across multiple platforms

Springboard for the Arts
$30,000 an Arts Innovation Grant to support the partnership between Springboard, Issue Media Group, and Confluence Denver for IdeaLab 2.0

St. Martin’s Chamber Choir
$15,000 for general operating support

Stories on Stage
$10,000 for general operating support

Su Teatro
$30,000 for general operating support

Su Teatro
$85,000 to support the San Arté expansion project

Swallow Hill Music Association
$20,000 in support of Make Music Denver

$100,000 for general operating and infrastructure development

Youth on Record
$30,000 to support Y.O.R. Sessions and the Outdoor Concert Series

Sector Leadership Development

Colorado Association of Funders
$5,000 for 2016 and 2017 general operating support

Colorado Nonprofit Association
$15,000 for general operating support to strengthen leadership capacity of the nonprofit sector

University of Denver
$8,000 to support the Institute for Leaders in Development at University College

Total Grants Paid in Calendar Year 2016:  $2,901,500