Caring for Colorado Foundation Grants

Caring for Colorado Foundation
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis

Foundation Program Staff
Phone: 720.524.0770 or 800.463.7713


Caring for Colorado Foundation Grants fund projects that improve or increase access to affordable and available community health programs and services. The most competitive proposals will target an underserved population with a documented community need for the proposed project.

Priority funding areas include:

  • Strengthening the primary care safety net
  • Oral health
  • Mental health
  • Health professions
  • Care coordination and patient navigation

Applications will be accepted from:

  • Charitable nonprofit organizations with tax-exempt classification
  • Tax-supported institutions including state or local governments or schools
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

The amount granted to an organization varies depending on many factors including a project's total budget and the potential impact of the proposed interventions. Foundation staff members are available to discuss specific project needs prior to submission of a proposal. The Foundation favors proposals that include broad community support, additional funders and an indication of how the program or project will be sustained after the grant is finished.

Application process

Program guidance and links to necessary application forms are available on the program website.

Caring for Colorado Foundation has two deadlines annually for grantmaking:

  • The second Friday in March
  • The first Friday in October
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Care coordination, Dental health, Health care quality, Health services, Mental health, Workforce, Colorado

For complete information about funding programs, including your application status, please contact funders directly. Summaries are provided for your convenience only. RAC does not take part in application processes or monitor application status.