News & Announcements

The Denver Post Highlights Community Land Trusts as Effective Tool to Address Region’s Affordable Housing Crisis

Written on July 8, 2019 at 4:04 pm

“It’s the land trust model’s ability to stabilize neighborhoods and prevent economic displacement that has made it a priority for people living in north Denver’s Globeville and Elyria-Swansea neighborhoods.”

Denver-Based Social Impact Accelerator Joins Urban Land Conservancy’s Tramway Nonprofit Center

Written on July 2, 2019 at 4:41 pm

Welcome ULC’s newest tenant at Tramway Nonprofit Center, Uncharted! Since thier creation in 2010, the social impact accelerator has helped entrepreneurs raise more than $232 million for positive community impact.

ULC Welcomes More than 300 Bikers to Annual Bike to Work Day Station

Written on June 30, 2019 at 1:02 pm

Nearly 20,000 riders participated in Metro Denver’s Bike to Work Day this year, an annual summer event led by DRCOG’s Way to Go program.

Urban Land Conservancy’s June Partner Spotlight of the Month: Energy-Link!

Written on June 28, 2019 at 4:32 pm

Energy-Link is the energy services company (ESCO) currently managing the sustainability project at ULC’s Oxford Vista campus in Southeast Aurora.

Elevation Community Land Trust Celebrates First Open House in Partnership with the City of Aurora

Written on June 26, 2019 at 11:00 am

The partnership will provide affordable, for-sale homeownership opportunities in Aurora to 50 families earning at or below 80 percent AMI over the next five years.

Dahlia Campus for Mental Health & Well-Being Hosts Fourth Annual Fish Fry

Written on June 24, 2019 at 10:26 am

The intersection of mental health, nutritious food and community is a central focus at the Dahlia Campus.

ULC’s Former Board Chair, Anne Garcia, Retires from Rose Community Foundation

Written on June 23, 2019 at 2:18 pm

After 17 years with the Foundation, Anne Garcia retired earlier this month from her role as the Chief Financial and Operating Officer.

Energy Resource Center, Blue Star Recyclers and Mile High Youth Corps Highlight the Foundry

Written on June 13, 2019 at 4:26 pm

The Social Enterprise Foundry, located in Denver’s Sun Valley neighborhood, provides affordable rent to three mission minded organizations.

Housing Colorado Publishes Report, Highlights Lack of Affordability for Essential Workers in Colorado

Written on June 13, 2019 at 4:17 pm

The report highlighted the median housing costs and median incomes in Denver, Boulder, Greeley, Fort Collins, Pueblo and Colorado Springs.

Local Nonprofit Founded During Colorado’s Historic Drought Ensures Sustainable Water Usage Through Education

Written on June 3, 2019 at 5:09 pm

Water Education Colorado is the leading organization for informing and engaging Coloradans on water issues.