News Coverage

News coverage is regularly updated for Rose Community Foundation and our special programs and initiatives. We keep this section current with available live links.

Latinas LEAD Seeks to Change the Face of Leadership in Denver
303 Magazine, March 15, 2017

Rose Community Foundation Announces New Jewish Life Grants
eJewish Philanthropy, February 28, 2017

Rojas Named Grants Manager at Rose Community Foundation
Boulder Jewish News, February 23, 2017

Rose Community Foundation Announces Grants from Last Six Months of 2016
Boulder Jewish News, February 20, 2017

Rose Community Foundation Announces Three New Additions to the 2017 Board of Trustees
Boulder Jewish News, December 14, 2016

People in the News (12/11/16) Appointments, Promotions, Obituaries
Philanthropy News Digest, December 11, 2016

Sheila Bugdanowitz, 1944-2016
Intermountain Jewish News, December 8, 2016

Thousands Mourn Bugdanowitz
Intermountain Jewish News, December 8, 2016

In Memorium: Sheila Bugdanowitz
Colorado Managed Care, December 7, 2016

Foundation President Dies Unexpectedly
The Villager, December 7, 2016

Week of 12/07/16 of Special Interest
La Voz, December 7, 2016

Longtime Head of Rose Community Foundation, Sheila Bugdanowtiz, Dies Suddenly
Denver Business Journal, December 5, 2016

Rose Community Foundation CEO Sheila Bugdanowitz has Died
Denverite, December 5, 2016

Sheila Bugdanowitz, Denver Philanthropist, CEO, Dies at 72
The Denver Post, December 5, 2016

Empowering Youth Through New Ideas
Colorado Parent, November 2016

Teens Lead Communication about Race and Policing
Colorado Parent, October 2016

Foundation Invests $250,000 in Kids Making Social Change (Video)
9News, September 28, 2016

Innovate for Good 2016 Puts Youth Initiatives at Forefront
Confluence Denver, September 21, 2016

Rose Community Foundation Announces Six Youth-Adult Partnership Awardees and Four Youth Awardees of Innovate for Good 2016
YourHub, September 20, 2016

Community Foundation Update (9/17/2016)
Philanthropy News Digest, September 17, 2016

Rose Community Foundation Announces Six Youth-Adult Partnership Awardess and Four Youth Awardess of Innovate for Good 2016
PR Newswire, September 15, 2016

Grant from Rose Community Foundation Allows FIT Team to Gain Family Navigator
YourHub, September 12, 2016

RCF Innovate for Good Winners Named September 14
Intermountain Jewish News, September 2, 2016

Business Briefs
Glendale Cherry Creek Chronicle, September 1, 2016

Rose Foundation Grant to Support Valley Kevah
Glendale Cherry Creek Chronicle, September 1, 2016

Grants Roundup: N.C. State Gets $45 Million for Plant Research
Chronicle of Philanthropy, August 17, 2016

RCF Makes $4.2 Million in Grants to Community So Far in 2016
Boulder Jewish News, August 14, 2016

Shakespeare in the Parking Lot Delivers Timeless Tale to Denver Teens
Confluence Denver, August 10, 2016

Early Childhood Education Centers Are Revolutionizing Jewish Engagement
eJewish Philanthropy, August 3, 2016

Kevah Launches in Colorado
Boulder Jewish News, August 2, 2016

For Teen Givers, A Values Shift
The New York Jewish Week, July 27, 2016

Neighborhood Olympics: The Stompin' Ground Games
Confluence Denver, July 20, 2016

Mending Faces Announces 2017 Medical Mission, Restoring Hope Fundraiser Event
PRNewswire.com, July 18, 2016

Fresh Food Connect's Harvest of Opportunity
Confluence Denver, June 22, 2016

After Orlando, Denver’s PrideFest Brings Reflection on Challenges that Remain
The Denver Post, June 16, 2016

Moving Up
Casa Magazine, June 9, 2016

Innovate for Good: Organizations at Work in the Community
denverlifemagazine.com, June 2016

Be the Gift Rolls Out Workshop on Wheels
Confluence Denver, May 18, 2016

Our Top Charitable Picks for May 9 - 15
5280 Magazine, May 9, 2015

Innovate for Good Seeks Ideas from Teens
YourHub, May 5, 2016

Innovate for Good 2016 challenges Denver to empower youth with up to $250K
Confluence Denver, May 5, 2016

Our Top Charitable Picks for May 2-8
5280 Magazine, May 2, 2016

Rose Community Foundation Seeks Ideas to Empower Denver-Area Youth
The Denver Post, May 2, 2016

Rose Community Foundation Announces Innovate for Good 2016 with an Open Call for Submissions, Today through Deadline of May 31
YourHub, May 2, 2016

Rose Community Foundation Launches New Cycle of Innovate for Good This Spring
Give Magazine, Summer 2016

Roots & Branches Foundation Awards $79,490 in Grants in Ninth Cycle of Grantmaking
Boulder Jewish News, April 28, 2016

Innovate for Good: Making Denver Better with New Ideas
Confluence Denver, April 27, 2016

Innovative Ways to Take Out the Trash
MSU Blog, April 26, 2016

Denver Teachers Confused, Frustrated by Parts of Pay-For-Performance System, Report Finds
Chalkbeat, April 20, 2016

ProComp, the Landmark DPS Teacher Pay Program, Has Room to Improve
The Denver Post, April 20, 2016

RCF's 'Innovate for Good' Brings Results
Intermountain Jewish News, April 15, 2016

Organizations' Projects "Innovate for Good"
YourHub, April 14, 2016

Innovate for Good with Rose Community Foundation
Council on Foundations, April 12, 2016

Nine Denver Organizations Share How They "Innovate for Good" by Promoting Culture, Education, Food, Health, Justice and Sustainability
YourHub, April 11, 2016

9 Nonprofits Show Off Innovative Ideas to Make Metro Denver Better
Denver Business Journal, April 7, 2016

Welcoming More Families into Jewish Life Through Early Childhood Education Programs
Boulder Jewish News, March 1, 2016

Welcoming More Families into Jewish Life Through Early Childhood Education Programs
eJewish Philanthropy, February 25, 2016

In brief, for Feb. 12, 2016
Boulder Daily Camera, February 12, 2016

Rose Community Foundation Announces New Grants
eJewish Philanthropy, February 11, 2016

$6 Million Granted by Rose Community Foundation in Fourth Quarter of 2015
Your Hub, February 10, 2016

Rose Community Foundation Announces Grants from Fourth Quarter of 2015
The Colorado Education Initiative, February 10, 2016

Rose Community Foundation Announces Grants from Fourth Quarter of 2015
Boulder Jewish News, February 10, 2016

The Other Side of Rose Community Foundation
Intermountain Jewish News, January 28, 2016

Three New RCF Trustees Assume Posts
Intermountain Jewish News, January 22, 2016

Elevating Teen Engagement through Community Collaboration
eJewish Philanthropy, January 8, 2016

Community News Update (12/19/2015)
Philanthropy News Digest, December 19, 2015

LAUNCH Together Awards Announced
coloradokids.org, December 18, 2015

$2.4 Million Granted by Rose Community Foundation in Third Quarter of 2015
Boulder Jewish News, December 16, 2015

Fair Compensation for Jewish Educators
eJewish Philanthropy, October 28, 2015

RTD Board Votes to Streamline and Expand Discounts for Low-Income Riders
STREETSBLOG DENVER, October 28, 2015

4 Ideas for Engaging Families with Young Children in Jewish Life
reformjudaism.org, August 17, 2015

Creative Youth Take Flight: La Alma Connection
La Alma-Lincoln Park Neighborhood Association, August 3, 2015

Bright by Text chosen as Innovate for Good winner
brightbythree.org, July 13, 2015

Denver Center for the Performing Arts Receives $25,000 Rose Community Foundation Award
broadwayworld.com, July 7, 2105

Arts Street Awarded Grant to Plan for Art on 10th Avenue
La Alma-Lincoln Park Neighborhood Association, July 6, 2015

'Be the Gift' is a fix-it for single mothers
The Intermountain Jewish News, July 3, 2015

Rose Community Foundation Celebrates 20 Years of Enriching Denver
The Washington Park Profile, July 2, 2015

Rose Community Foundation Announces Innovate for Good Winners
Confluence Denver, June 23, 2015

Twenty Years for Rose Community Foundation
Intermountain Jewish News, June 18, 2015

Funder Collaborative Releases Study on Jewish Teen Initiatives
Boulder Jewish News, April 27, 2015

New Case Study Details Characteristics of Successful Teen Education Funder Collaborative
eJewish Philanthropy, April 24, 2015

Citywide Banks Teams with Latino Community Foundation to Raise $250,000 for Colorado Charities through Piggy Banks
Citywide Banks Blog, April 16, 2015

Roots & Branches Foundation Awards $75,680 in Grants
Boulder Jewish News, April 6, 2015

Roots & Branches Foundation Awards $75,680 in Grants
topfoundationsgrants.com, April 6, 2015

RCF, partners, are BUILDing Jewish ECE
Intermountain Jewish News, April 3, 2015

Rose Community Foundation Announces Grants from 4th Q. 2014
eJewish Philanthropy, March 22, 2015

RCF Announces Grants from Fourth Quarter for 2014
Boulder Jewish News, March 19, 2015

Colorado Latino Foundation
La VOZ, March 18, 2015

New PARCC Assessments Arrive in Colorado to Cheers, Criticism
The Denver Post, March 10, 2015

10.10.10 Ends 10-day Wicked Problem Exercise with a Good Start After Brainstorm Event
InnovatioNews, February 27, 2015

10 Entrepreneurs to Tackle Childhood Obesity, Alzheimer’s and other Health Issues
10.10.10.net, February 16, 2015

A Plan for Strengthening Jewish Early Education
The Jewish Chronicle, January 29, 2015

Expanded Push For Early Ed
The New York Jewish Week, January 28, 2015

A Parent's Perspective on a New Era for Jewish Early Childhood Education
eJewish Philanthropy, January 27, 2015

Initiative Gives Synagogues, JCCs 'Toolbox' to Boost Early Childhood Education
Jewish and Israel News, January 26, 2015

'Conversion' Is Key to Early Education
The Jewish Daily Forward, January 23, 2015

Groundbreaking Initiative Launched to Improve Early Childhood Education in Jewish Community
Boulder Jewish News, January 22, 2015

Increasing Time and Enriching Learning for Greater Equity in Schools: Perspective from Two Community Funders
Voices in Urban Education, January 22, 2015

Prioritizing Jewish Early Childhood Education
eJewish Philanthropy, January 21, 2015

Groundbreaking Initiative Launched to Improve Early Childhood Education in Jewish Community
eJewish Philanthropy, January 20, 2015

A Plan for Strengthening Jewish Early Education
Jewish Telegraphic Agency, January 19, 2015

RCF Launches Project to Make Denver Metro a Better Place to Live
Boulder Jewish News, January 7, 2014

Want to Make Denver Even Better? Rose Community Foundation Aims to Help with New Grants
Confluence Denver, January 6, 2015

From Reel Hope to Real Hope, Jewish Family Service Delivers
The Denver Post, December 18, 2014

Denver TOD Fund Expands to Regional $24 Million Affordable Housing Resource
urbanlandc.org, December 17, 2014

New Online Tool to Help Education Systems Better Define & Measure Education Opportunities and Outcomes in U.S. Urban Public Schools
Annenberg Institue for School Reform, December 17, 2014

GIA Diversity Award 2014
Grantmakers in Aging, December 11, 2014

Interterm class explores ‘Denver Dynamics’
University of Denver Magazine, December 4, 2014

Denver Study Group: ProComp Teacher Pay System Should be Simpler, More Targeted
Chalkbeat, November 24, 2014

Nonprofits, Leaders and Volunteers Honored at Philanthropy Day Lunch
The Denver Post, November 23, 2014

Rose Community Foundation - Denver/Boulder Jewish Teen Initiative
Informing Change, November 18, 2014

PresenTense Group Launches Jewish Teen Accelerator in Denver/Boulder
eJewish Philanthropy, November 11, 2014

MazelTot.org Named One of America’s Top 82 Innovative Jewish Organizations
Boulder Jewish News, October 22, 2014

Clearing the Way for Teacher Leadership
Education Week, October 21, 2014

Spirit of Giving
Colorado Expressions, October 3, 2014

How an Extended Day, Other Innovations Turned a Denver Middle School Around
The Hechinger Report, October 9, 2014

How I Transformed My School With Just Five New Hours a Week
Chalkbeat, October 9, 2014

Rose Community Foundation Announces Grants from First Half of 2014
Boulder Jewish News, September 30, 2014

Rose Community Foundation Names Two New Directors, Completing Communications Department
The Denver Post, September 19, 2014

Giving Circles, Amplified
The Jewish Week, September 17, 2014

People on the Move, 9/3
The Denver Post, September 3, 2014

BJCF Announces 2014-15 Grants
Boulder Jewish News, September 3, 2014

Colorado Tech Association Launches Foundation for STEM Education
The Denver Business Journal, September 2, 2014

Investing in Colorado's Youth and Beyond
The Jewish Daily Forward, August 31, 2014

Hazon Mini-Grants: Making Major Change
Hazon Newsletter, August 29, 2014

Forum on Caregiving Empowers Latinos to Tell Their Story
AARP.org, August 19, 2014

Sheila Budganowitz, Kal Zeff Business Leader of the Year
Jewish Family Services, August 12, 2014

Jim Joseph Foundation Announces $17 Million in Grants
Philanthropy News Digest, August 12, 2014

Jim Joseph Foundation Awards $17m. in New Grants
eJewish Philanthropy, August 10, 2014

Rose Community Foundation Announces New Jewish Life Committee Chair
Boulder Jewish News, August 10, 2014

Need for Focus on Latino Seniors
La Voz, July 24, 2014

Joseph Foundation Awards $2.2 Million for Jewish Teen Initiative
Philanthropy News Digest, July 21, 2014

Major Teen Engagement Project Launches in Colorado
Jewish Telegraphic Agency, July 15, 2014

Ambitious Jewish Teen Initiative to Launch in Denver and Boulder
Boulder Jewish News, July 15, 2014

Multi-faceted, Ambitious Jewish Teen Initiative to Launch in Denver and Boulder
eJewish Philanthropy, July 14, 2014

OpenWorld Learning Awarded Grant from Rose Community Foundation
Denver Post, July 11, 2014

Denver Senior Law Day on July 19 at Denver Mart
PR.com, June 24, 2014

How the Outdoors, Food, and Environment Leads to Increased Jewish Life
eJewish Philanthropy, June 13, 2014

Josh Gold to Manage Mazel Tot for RCF
Intermountain Jewish News, June 12, 2014

Reap Benefits of DAFs While Giving Your Way
Denver Post, June 8, 2014

RCF Names Josh Gold MazelTot.org Initiative Manager
Boulder Jewish News, June 5, 2014

Josh Gold Named MazelTot.org Initiative Manager at Rose Community Foundation
Denver Post Your Hub, June 5, 2014

Community Foundation Update (5/17/14)
Philanthropy News Digest, May 17, 2014

Roots & Branches Give $74K
Denver Business Journal, May 16, 2014

Roots and Branches Awards $74,000 in Grants
Boulder Jewish News, May 4, 2014

Rose Supports New Projects
Denver Business Journal, April 18, 2014

Breaking: Oakland School District Chooses New Superintendent
Oakland Local, April 16, 2014

Innovative Finance Model Could Provide New Path for Early Childhood Services
Chalkbeat Colorado, April 3, 2014

Boulder JFS Awards Flood Relief Grants
Boulder Jewish News, March 23, 2014

The Jewish Ecosphere Springs Forward: Social Justice & Innovation in the Expanding Universe of “JOFEE”
ZEEK, Presented by Forward, March 22, 2014

Is JOFEE the New Acronym for the Jewish Future?
Heritage Florida Jewish News, March 21, 2014

JVA and Community Leaders Discuss the Future of “Opportunity Youth” in Denver
JVA Consulting's Nonprofit Street Blog, March 20, 2014

The JOFEE Report: Lessons, Successes and Challenges
eJewish Philanthropy, March 11, 2014

Jewish Outdoor, Food, and Environmental Education Experiences Show Increased Potential for Jewish Engagement
eJewish Philanthropy, March 10, 2014

After Pew Pessimism, is ‘JOFEE’ the New Acronym for the Jewish Future?
JNS.org, March 10, 2014

New RCF Trustee, Committee Members
Intermountain Jewish News, March 6, 2014

Colorado Girl Scouts Celebrate 102 Years and a Business Transformation
Girl Scouts of Colorado Blog, March 4, 2014

A New Experiment in National-Local Funder Collaboration
eJewish Philanthropy, February 27, 2014

#MakeItHappen Micro Giving Circle Awards Eight Grants
Boulder Jewish News, February 24, 2014

Rose Community Foundation’s #MakeItHappen Micro Giving Circle Awards Eight Grants
Denver Post Your Hub, February 24, 2014

Common Core Conflict Spikes as Colorado Bill Aims to Rethink Standards
Denver Post, February 12, 2014

Coloradans With Behavioral Health Conditions To Benefit From Enhanced Technology Designed To Support Better Care Coordination
PR Newswire, January 23, 2014

#MakeItHappen: Ideas That Make The World Go Round
eJewishPhilanthropy, November 20, 2013

Nonprofits Get Creative in Raising Money for the Long-Term (paid subscription required)
The Chronicle of Philanthropy, November 17, 2013

Endowments Are Starting to Surpass Pre-Recession Levels (paid subscription required)
The Chronicle of Philanthropy, November 17, 2013

Introducing the Slingshot Class of 2013-2014
eJewish Philanthropy, October 24, 2013

Sherrelwood in Academic Spotlight
Adams School District 50's D50 Insider, October 3, 2013

In a First, Englewood Hires Generation Schools to Overhaul District
EdNews Colorado, October 2, 2013

Stewardship Done Right #9
The Planned Giving Blogger, September 15, 2013

MazelTot.org's Parent Connector Program (MP3)
Radio Chavura, September 15, 2013

Study Reveals the Who, What and Where of Jewish Giving
JewishJournal.com, August 31, 2013

Many Ways to Tape Into Hispanic Generosity (paid subscription required)
The Chronicle of Philanthropy, August 11, 2013

Early Childhood Mental Health: A Colorado Collaborative Approach Tackles the Challenges
Health Affairs GrantWatch Blog, August 7, 2013

RCF Announces Grants from 1st 6 Months of 2013
Boulder Jewish News, August 1, 2013

OpenWorld Learning Awarded $15,000 Grant from Rose Community Foundation
North Denver Tribune, July 26, 2013

Roots & Branches Foundation Awards $68,653 in Grants
Boulder Jewish News, July 24, 2013

Early Family Engagement: Measuring Growth in Jewish Identity
eJewish Philanthropy, July 24, 2013

Startups Are Including Philanthropy in Their DNA
Denver Post, July 14, 2013

A Ribbon of Opportunity Youth Initiatives
Youth Transition Funders Group Blog, July 11, 2013

Rose Youth Foundation Awards $60k in Grants
Boulder Jewish News, June 6, 2013

Toward a Teen-Centered Jewish Future
eJewish Philanthropy, April 15, 2013

Rose Community Foundation, Re/Max, Wells Fargo raise big bucks
Denver Business Journal, March 29, 2013

On Capitol Hill, a Story’s Worth 1,000 Words
Colorado Giving Voice Blog, March 22, 2013

Rose Community Foundation Announces Third Quarter 2012 Grants
eJewish Philanthropy, December 3, 2012

Davidson: Latino Community Foundation of Colorado Marks Fifth Anniversary
Denver Post, December 2, 2012

Happy 5th anniversary, Latino Community Foundation of Colorado
Denver Post, December 2. 2012

Teacher Licensing Emerging as Key Issue
EdNews Colorado, September 25, 2012