News & Announcements

New Communities Land Trust Celebrates 50 Year Anniversary

Written on October 20, 2019 at 9:52 pm

New Communities was established in 1969 as the nation’s first community land trust.

ULC Socially Minded Tenant, Knotty Tie, Welcomes and Employees Refugees in Santa Fe Arts District

Written on October 14, 2019 at 8:14 pm

As a social enterprise, Knotty Tie is an apparrel manufacturer employing recently resettled refugees at its shop in Denver.

Local Nonprofit Focuses on Youth Development and Training, Addressing Needs Across Greater Denver Region

Written on October 8, 2019 at 8:41 pm

Founded in 1992, Mile High Youth Corps (MHYC) is a local nonprofit that employees more than 220 young adults each year.

The Denver Post Highlights Potential Section 8 Housing Voucher Changes in Upcoming Legislative Session

Written on October 4, 2019 at 8:43 pm

Colorado’s Democratic leaders are considering a legislative push to expand the use of section 8 vouchers across the state.

Urban Land Conservancy’s September Partner Spotlight of the Month: WalkDenver!

Written on October 1, 2019 at 10:42 am

Founded in 2011, WalkDenver is a nonprofit organization dedicated to reclaiming Denver’s streets for people so walking, biking, and transit become safe and convenient ways to get around.

BuCu West Hosts 9th Annual Chile Fest in Denver’s Westwood Neighborhood

Written on September 10, 2019 at 10:40 am

The one day event celebrates the vibrant Hispanic culture, which makes up a majority of the Westwood neighborhood’s population.

ULC’s Partner Spotlight of the Month: NeighborWorks America!

Written on August 30, 2019 at 2:39 pm

NeighborWorks America is a member-based organization supporting nearly 250 organizations across the United States, Washington D.C. and Puerto Rico.

ULC and EnergyLink Break Ground on $3.2 Million Sustainability Improvements at Oxford Vista Campus

Written on August 29, 2019 at 7:01 pm

Sustainable improvements include a new geothermal system, 440kW solar array and complete mechanical system replacement.

ULC Participates in the “National Night Out” Annual Event in the Westwood Neighborhood

Written on August 7, 2019 at 6:37 pm

Founded in 1984 as a way for local law enforcement and neighborhood residents to encourage positive community building, more than 38 million people now participate in the annual event across the U.S.

303 ArtWay Hosts Vision Zero Community Festival with WalkDenver and Radian in Northeast Park Hill

Written on August 6, 2019 at 2:54 pm

Through generous grant support from the Vision Zero program, 303 ArtWay hosted a pop-up event to demonstrate temporary safer streets at the Holly.