The Denver Foundation

Established in 1925, The Denver Foundation is a community foundation serving the seven counties of Metro Denver. The Foundation's mission is to inspire people and mobilize resources to strengthen our community. The Foundation helps donors and families design personalized charitable giving strategies. The Denver Foundation stewards more than 900 such funds. Together, the Foundation and its donors distributed $47 million to hundreds of nonprofit organizations in 2011, thus helping those most in need. The Denver Foundation was created by and for the people of Metro Denver with one goal, to make our community a better place to live, now and in the future.

Charity Navigator Ratings

Overall Rating

(4/4)|92.93 Score


(4/4)|90.84 Score

Accountability & Transparency

(4/4)|96 Score



Headquarter Address

55 Madison Street
8th Floor
Denver, CO 80206