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Ember Infrastructure Management

$4,000,000 | Awarded: 2021

Ember Infrastructure Management, LP is a sustainably focused private equity firm established in 2018 to generate attractive risk-adjusted returns by investing in companies and


Buff Venture Fund

$1,000,000 | Awarded: 2021

The Buff Venture Fund I L.P. (the Buff Fund) is a first-time fund created to capitalize on venture opportunities associated with the University of


University of Denver

$120,000 | Awarded: 2021

To evaluate recipients of awards from the Governor’s $41 million Response, Innovation, and Student Equity Education (RISE) fund.


Building a Better Colorado

$75,000 | Awarded: 2021

To support a third round of community conversations hosted by Building a Better Colorado


Generation Schools

$100,000 | Awarded: 2021

To support rural school districts’ career and college readiness initiatives


Lyra Colorado

$315,000 | Awarded: 2021

To support programmatic and general operating costs


Salo Sciences

$100,000 | Awarded: 2021

For the buildout of mapping tools and technologies, to support the development of data-driven land management strategies that increase wildfire resilience—for forests and communities—enabling


Education Reform Now

$60,000 | Awarded: 2021

To support work to improve Colorado’s education ecosystem


Colorado Succeeds

$40,000 | Awarded: 2021

To support general operations and advocacy, communications, and community engagement efforts related to the Learning Dollars initiative