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Empowering Futures: Insights on Workforce Development Programs

Workforce development plays a pivotal role in fostering economic growth and development in our community and equipping people with the necessary skills to contribute to a resilient and competitive workforce. Rose Community Foundation recently held a learning session to explore the opportunities and challenges within workforce development in the Greater Denver region and how individual […]

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Ona Marshall
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Kentucky Reproductive Freedom Fund partners with Rose Community Foundation

While Colorado continues to guarantee access to reproductive care amidst a growing national trend of bans and restrictions, our state’s abortion care landscape has experienced significant changes. In 2022, Colorado saw a 33% increase in abortions with demand being driven by out-of-state patients. Ona Marshall and her husband, Dr. Ernest Marshall—an obstetrician-gynecologist in Louisville, Kentucky—founded

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The new Roots and Branches Foundation cohort
Donors & Giving, Roots & Branches Foundation

Roots & Branches Foundation Welcomes New Cohort

Since 2007, Roots & Branches Foundation has brought together community-minded Jewish young adults to learn and give together and make a difference in the Greater Denver community. Roots & Branches, an initiative of Rose Community Foundation, engages members in a collaborative eight-month program where they explore Jewish values, learn about community issues and put the

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An honoree from the Live On celebration
Donors & Giving, Initiatives & Special Programs

Celebrating Live On | LIFE & LEGACY®

In 2018, Rose Community Foundation partnered with the Harold Grinspoon Foundation to create Live On | LIFE & LEGACY®, an initiative to help Jewish organizations establish and grow their endowments and foster a culture of philanthropy throughout the Jewish community. The program utilized the Harold Grinspoon Foundation’s national curriculum and built on Rose Community Foundation’s

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A group of young people of color pose with certificates from Athletics & Beyond
Initiatives & Special Programs

Nonprofit Loan Fund Profile: Athletics & Beyond

Below is a story written by Nonprofit Finance Fund about Athletics & Beyond, one of the first organizations to receive funding from the Metro Denver Nonprofit Loan Fund, a funding mechanism that supports the recovery and sustainability of the Metro Denver nonprofit ecosystem with technical assistance and no-interest loans, prioritizing organizations led-by and/or serving Black,

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