Denver County Charity & Non Profit

Find Denver County Colorado charities and nonprofits. Charities and nonprofits provide information on charitable donations, jobs, volunteering, and events.


Rocky Mountain CFS ME & FM Association 7020 East Girard Avenue Denver CO 80224 303-423-7367


Rocky Mountain Childrens Health Foundation 1721 East 19th Avenue Denver CO 80218 303-839-6782

Rocky Mountain Climate Organization 1623 Dahlia Street Denver CO 80220 303-593-0853

Rocky Mountain Human Services 2736 Welton Street Denver CO 80205 720-587-2800

Rocky Mountain Service 4809 Race Street Denver CO 80216 303-295-0594

Rose Community Foundation 1200 Cherry Street Denver CO 80220 303-398-7400

Salvation Army 2915 North High Street Denver CO 80205 303-295-0428

Salvation Army 1901 29th Street Denver CO 80216 303-292-9296

Salvation Army 2136 Champa Street Denver CO 80205 303-366-7585

Samaritan Center for Counseling & Training 2901 South Colorado Boulevard Denver CO 80222 303-759-2353

Shaka Franklin Foundation 8101 East Dartmouth Avenue Denver CO 80231 303-337-2515

Sisters Of Charity 1960 South Wolff Street Denver CO 80219 303-937-6939

St Francis Center 2323 Curtis Street Denver CO 80205 303-297-1576

Susan G Komen Breast Cancer Foundation 1895 South Franklin Street Denver CO 80210 303-744-2088

Taddonio Family Foundation 4770 East 51st Avenue Denver CO 80216 303-270-9891

The Conflict Center 4140 Tejon Street Denver CO 80211 303-433-4983

The Denver Foundation 55 Madison Street Denver CO 80206 303-300-1790

The Energy Resource Center 953 Decatur Street Denver CO 80204 720-236-1330

The Halo Foundation 2758 Welton Street Denver CO 80205 303-757-2368

The Phoenix Center at Auraria 900 Auraria Parkway Denver CO 80204 303-556-6011

About Denver County Charities & Non-Profits

Denver County Charities are not-for-profit organizations that have a philanthropic goal in Denver County, CO. The mission of a Denver County Charity is to benefit the general public through its work, which is often educational, religious, or organized around public interest activities. Charities can include Denver County churches, educational organizations, hospitals or medical research organizations, or organizations tied to public universities.

You may contact Non-Profit Charitable organizations for questions about:
  • Denver County nonprofit organizations
  • Making donations and volunteering
  • Denver County 501(c)3 tax exempt organizations
  • Donation and contribution tax deductions
  • Denver County Charity ratings and rankings
Types of Denver County Charities

There are many types of Denver County Charities that focus on benefiting society and the general public. Some Charities are structured to help animals, either through supporting animal welfare, wildlife conservation, or in zoos and aquariums. Other Denver County charitable organizations prioritize environmental causes or health issues such as medical research, public health risks, or treating the sick and disabled. Denver County nonprofits can also have educational missions, including serving as educational institutions or supporting students through funding.

International NGOs, or non-governmental organizations, are typically classified as Charities. They are organized around providing international development aid, disaster relief and humanitarian aid, or human rights advocacy and aid for children. Another major category of Charities in Denver County, Colorado is organized around arts and culture, such as museums and art galleries, performing arts organizations, libraries, and public broadcasting organizations. These Denver County nonprofits preserve artistic and cultural heritage and also serve an educational mission.

Fundraising Programs

Denver County nonprofits have fundraising programs and receive contributions from many different sources. Funding can come from the general public, the Denver County government, private corporations and foundations, or other Charities. At least a third of a Charity's financial support must come from the general public. This funding is used by the Charity to advance its goals. Charities can also raise money through events, product or membership sales, or grants. Denver County grants can come from the government, foundations, or individuals, and they typically require an application process.

501(c)3 Tax Exemption

Charities are exempt from paying certain taxes because of the contributions they make to the public. As Non-Profit organizations, Charities in Colorado do not declare a profit and instead use their revenue and fundraising to run the Charity and benefit the public interest. Legally, Charities can be organized in a number of ways to maintain their tax-exempt status. Contributions made to certain Charities, known as Denver County 501(c)(3) groups, are tax-deductible for the donors, while other Charities are exempt from taxes but donations are still taxed.