News & Announcements

April Partner Spotlight of the Month: Colorado Center on Law & Policy!

Written on April 30, 2019 at 4:58 pm

Since their inception in the late 1990s, CCLP has quickly become a lead advocate in the realm of increasing access to healthcare, job training, family economic security and many additional critical services.

Colorado Sun Features Statewide Affordable Housing Legislation as Multiple Bills Move Forward in Last Remaining Days of Session

Written on April 29, 2019 at 10:00 am

The key pieces of legislation to address Colorado’s affordable housing crisis include HB 1245, HB 1322 and HB 1228.

ULC and Partners Break Ground on 133 Units of Permanently Affordable Housing Adjacent to Sheridan Light Rail Station

Written on April 23, 2019 at 9:39 pm

The Sheridan Station Apartments will provide households earning up to 60 percent with affordable one, two and three bedroom units.

New Legacy Charter School Hosts Annual Fundraising Breakfast, Launches Capital Campaign

Written on April 22, 2019 at 10:24 am

Currently wrapping up it’s fourth year of operations, New Legacy Charter School is going above and beyond to provide pregnant and parenting teens and their children quality education and future opportunities for success.

Local Restaurant Provides Affordable, Healthy Food and After-School Programming in Sun Valley Neighborhood

Written on April 18, 2019 at 10:59 pm

Sun Valley Community Center and Kitchen was founded in 2015 by Glenn Harper in response to the dire need for healthy food access and community youth programs in the neighborhood.

Wyatt Academy Opens No Cost Services Center to Students and Families in Denver’s Cole Neighborhood

Written on April 15, 2019 at 6:38 pm

The Family Empowerment Center includes a laundromat, children’s clothing boutique, healthy food pantry and additional services that will all be available free of charge.

ULC Staff Visit D.C. to Attend National Community Reinvestment Coalition’s Just Economy Conference

Written on April 11, 2019 at 7:56 pm

Founded in 1990 to increase the flow of private capital into traditionally underserved communities, NCRC is comprised of more than 600 community focused organizations.

March 2019 Partner Spotlight of the Month: Cultivando!

Written on March 29, 2019 at 3:34 pm

Established in 1998, Cultivando is a leadership and advocacy organization that works within Adams County communities to build strong leaders and advocates.

ULC Closes Office in Honor and Remembrance of Cesar Chavez

Written on March 28, 2019 at 3:44 pm

Chavez leaves behind his reputation as an American labor leader and civil rights activist who was a prominent voice for unions, particularly migrant workers, in the latter half of the 20th Century.

ULC and Medici Consulting Group Break Ground on 66 Units of Permanently Affordable Housing in Cole Neighborhood

Written on March 22, 2019 at 10:48 pm

Walnut Street Lofts, located adjacent to the Blake Commuter Rail Station, will provide housing to residents earning between 30-60% of Area Median Income (AMI).