community engagement



​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​CHFA supports our community through speaking engagements, memberships in community organizations, and involvement with boards and commissions. 

​​​chfa's 2016 ​​community engagement 

80 
organizations supported by CHFA donations and staff volunteer efforts

60 
boards and committees on which CHFA staff serve

$7,501
raised by staff and donated to local nonprofits

$3,875
donations matched by employee giving

$129,521
contributed through sponsorships, which include funds raised and donated to the 2016 David W. Herlinger Golf Tournament recipient, other fundraising, and direct donations to Colorado nonprofits​

2017 chfa david w. herlinger golf tournament 

CHFA's 2017 David W. Herlinger Golf Tournament raised $75,000 for St. Francis Center (SFC) on Tuesday, July 18, 2017. Funds will support SFC, a multi-service organization for people experiencing homelessness in the metro Denver area, providing shelter along with services that enable people to meet their basic needs for daily survival and to transition out of homelessness. Approximately 144 golfers and 30 corporate sponsors participated in this year's event.

2016​ supported organizations​

In 2016, CHFA supported the following organizations through its corporate giving program, with assistance provided in the form of memberships, sponsorships, donations, and through staff volunteerism and board and committee service.

  • 20th Street Maintenance District
  • American Civil Liberties Union of Colorado
  • Adams County
  • Alternatives to Violence
  • Amigos de la Sandoval
  • Arrupe Jesuit High School
  • Attention Homes
  • Bienvenidos Food Bank
  • Boulder County Care Connect
  • Boy Scouts of America, Denver Area Council
  • Broadway Station
  • Center for Work Education and Employment
  • Centro Humanitario
  • City and County of Denver
  • Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Academy
  • Colorado Community Land Trust
  • Colorado Housing Assistance Corporation (CHAC)
  • Colorado Housing Counseling Coalition
  • Colorado Lending Source
  • Colorado Mortgage Lenders Association
  • Colorado NAHRO (National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials)
  • Colorado Public Radio
  • Colorado Realtor Foundation
  • Colorado Veterans Resource Coalition
  • Colorado Youth For Change
  • Community College of Denver
  • Conservation Colorado
  • Copperleaf Metropolitan District
  • Costa de Oro Homeowners Association
  • Denver Democratic Party
  • Denver Foundation
  • Denver Metro Fair Housing Center
  • Denver Rescue Mission
  • Denver Scholarship Foundation
  • Denver Regional Transit-oriented Development Fund
  • D'Evelyn Junior/Senior High School
  • Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce Leadership Foundation
  • Donors Choose
  • Douglas County Housing Partnership
  • Downtown Colorado, Inc.
  • Downtown Denver Partnership
  • Earthlinks
  • Emily Griffith School
  • Energy Outreach Colorado
  • Food Bank of the Rockies
  • Freedom Service Dogs
  • Freddie Mac
  • Globeville, Elyria, Swansea Housing Working Group
  • Grant Street Soup Kitchen
  • Griffith Centers for Children 
  • Growing Partners of Southwest Colorado
  • Habitat for Humanity Colorado
  • Habitat for Humanity of Mesa County
  • Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver
  • Harvest Gold Village Homeowners Association
  • HERO Alliance
  • Home Builder's Foundation of Metro Denver
  • HomeAid Colorado
  • Homeward Bound of the Grand Valley
  • Housing Preservation Network
  • Humane Society of Boulder Valley 
  • Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church
  • Jack and Jill of America, Inc. Denver Chapter
  • Jefferson County Parks and Trails
  • Joshua Station
  • Journey Church at Strasburg
  • Judi's House
  • Latin American Education Foundation
  • Latina Safehouse
  • Latinas First Foundation
  • Latino Community Foundation
  • Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
  • Loveland Housing Authority
  • Madonna Place
  • March of Dimes
  • Mental Health Center of Denver
  • Mental Health Colorado
  • Mercy Housing
  • Metro Caring
  • Metro State Denver Foundation
  • Metro West Housing Solutions
  • Mile High Community Loan Fund
  • Mile High Connects
  • Minds Matter Denver
  • Montessori Academy of Colorado
  • Mount Saint Vincent Homes
  • NAIOP
  • National Charity League
  • Neighbor to Neighbor
  • NEWSSED
  • National Council of Housing Finance Agencies (NCSHA)
  • National Organization of African Americans in Housing (NOAAH)
  • Office of Gov. John Hickenlooper
  • Office of Mayor Michael Hancock
  • Parents Helping Parents
  • Platt Park People's Association
  • Prodigy Coffee House
  • Project PAVE
  • Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Colorado
  • REDI Corporation
  • Rez Dawg Rescue, Inc.
  • Rocky Mountain Communities
  • Ronald Mcdonald House
  • Roots Elementary School
  • RSVP West
  • Senior Housing Options
  • Senior Support Services
  • Special Olympics Colorado
  • The Academy of Charter Schools
  • The Center
  • The Gathering Place
  • Urban League Metro Denver
  • Volunteers of America Colorado Branch
  • Warren Village
  • Women's Bean Project
  • Women's Foundation of Colorado
  • Work Options for Women