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News: 2025


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Colorado Community Media

$750,000 | Awarded: 2021

Colorado Community Media (CCM) is a profitable, family-owned chain of 22 weekly newspapers, two monthlies, and 23 websites serving the suburban and exurban Denver

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Palmer Land Conservancy

$500,000 | Awarded: 2021

The Palmer Land Conservancy established the Bessemer Farmland Conservation Project as a long-term, multifaceted, landscape-scale conservation initiative that seeks to bolster the communities and

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Dearfield Fund for Black Wealth

$1,000,000 | Awarded: 2021

Dearfield Fund for Black Wealth is a market-based solution to addressing the racial wealth gap. The Fund’s goal is to accelerate homeownership among Black

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High Line Canal Conservancy

$700,000 | Awarded: 2020

To plan and implement the High Line Canal plan, prioritizing projects delivered to communities where most needed. At 71 miles long, the High Line

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Greater Colorado Venture Fund

$500,000 | Awarded: 2019

An investment in an impact-driven fund pioneering venture capital in rural Colorado. GCVF is one of the only venture capital funds focused exclusively on making

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Lyme Timber Company LP – Opportunities Fund

$1,000,000 | Awarded: 2019

An investment in a private equity fund focused on the acquisition and sustainable management of timberlands with unique conservation values throughout the U.S. Previous

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Rose Affordable Housing Preservation Fund V

$3,000,000 | Awarded: 2019

An investment in an institutional fund focused on generating strong, risk-adjusted returns through: creating and preserving affordable multifamily housing; implementing practical green strategies to

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PGIM Impact Value Partners

$3,000,000 | Awarded: 2019

An investment in a private equity fund focused on affordable housing and transformative development projects across the U.S.

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Reach Capital II

$3,000,000 | Awarded: 2018

An investment in a private equity fund focused on early-stage tech tools, applications, content, and services to improve educational opportunities for all children.