News & Announcements

La Tela is Energizing Denver

Written on September 1, 2021 at 7:58 pm

La Tela Condominiums are this year’s 1st Place Energize Denver Renewable Heating and Cooling (Electrification) Award winner.

Phamaly Theatre Company Presents: Alice in Wonderland

Written on September 1, 2021 at 7:39 pm

“When Alice falls down a rabbit hole, she stumbles upon Wonderland, a bizarre world filled with philosophical caterpillars, chaotic croquet games, and disorienting cats. Once she loses her memory, Alice must go on a journey to get it back. A modern adaptation of Lewis Carroll’s classic children’s book enhanced by an original soundtrack of eclectic music styles, Alice in Wonderland explores the power that comes with letting go and embracing the madness.”

Partner Spotlight of the Month: Denver School of the Arts

Written on August 31, 2021 at 9:47 pm

DSA is a comprehensive secondary arts magnet school (grades 6-12) within Denver Public Schools. In addition to a rigorous academic program, students engage in intensive studies in Creative Writing, Dance, Music, Stagecraft and Design, Theatre, Video Cinema Arts, and Visual Arts.

The BRIC Fund’s First Loan Recipient

Written on August 6, 2021 at 6:50 pm

We are thrilled to announce that Athletics & Beyond (A&B) is the first BRIC loan recipient.

St. Elizabeth’s School Partner Spotlight

Written on August 4, 2021 at 9:17 pm

St. Elizabeth’s School has been serving Metro Denver for 15 years as an intentionally inclusive school dedicated to equity, belonging, and educational opportunity for all students. Their school community represents the myriad experiences, races, ethnicities, faiths, and family compositions that make up Denver, Colorado.

ULC’s Community Land Trust in Action

Written on June 28, 2021 at 9:17 pm

“Without ULC’s community land trust and our ability to purchase the Hudson Building, we would not have been able to re-engage with the community to decide which nonprofit’s services would be most beneficial in this location,” says Erin Clark, ULC’s VP of Master Site Development.

Urban Land Conservancy, Denver Public Schools, and Denver Housing Authority Purchase Former Johnson & Wales Campus

Written on June 9, 2021 at 3:18 pm

With Plans to Preserve for Education, Economic Development, and Housing

From Intern to Changemaker

Written on June 2, 2021 at 8:46 pm

Many ULC’s former interns now work on various mission-driven projects and roles, from city planners to founders and executive directors of community-serving organizations. We are thrilled to share our From Intern to Changemaker project. Please enjoy!

Energy Outreach Colorado Partner Spotlight

Written on April 29, 2021 at 7:54 pm

Energy Outreach Colorado (EOC) leads a network of industry, state, and local partners to support, stabilize, and sustain Coloradans to afford their energy needs. Established in 1989, EOC was formed on the belief that everyone deserves affordable access to the vital resources that power our homes. When everyone can afford and maintain their home energy usage, they can focus on living rather than merely surviving.

Accountability in April’s Verdict

Written on April 21, 2021 at 11:43 pm

April's guilty-on-all-three-counts verdict for the murder of George Floyd brings some accountability and some justice, not only for George Floyd’s family, but for the countless unpunished murders of Black people—so many at the hands of police: Emmett Till, Fred Hampton, Sandra Bland, Freddie Gray, Breonna Taylor, and Elijah McClain are just a few of the
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