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Our Grants

Our Grantmaking Approach

Caring for Denver Foundation works with those on the front lines to address the mental health and substance misuse challenges in the City and County of Denver.

Seeking a Grant

Current focus area: Alternatives to Jail

We work with community partners to provide resources that help divert those with a mental health or substance misuse need from the criminal justice system and toward the right care.

Where we’re focused

We fund efforts that tackle issues in areas that Denver residents identified and prioritized as the highest areas of need:

Alternatives to Jail

Care Provision

Community-Centered Solutions

Youth

We want to hear your ideas.

Grant FAQs

We’ve compiled a list of answers to commonly asked questions to help equip and prepare you to more confidently apply.