corporate giving



​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​CHFA’s corporate giving program supports organizations working to advance housing stability and economic prosperity in Colorado through sponsorships, donations, and volunteerism.

corporate giving requests

If your organization is seeking support for an upcoming event or fundraising effort, please complete our corporate giving request form.

​​​chfa's 2019 ​​community engagement 

141
organizations supported by CHFA donations and staff volunteer efforts

$7,014
employee donations and matches made by CHFA

$763,115
contributed through sponsorships, memberships, fundraising, and other direct donations to Colorado nonprofits. ​

Direct Effect Awards

CHFA’s Direct Effect Awards recognizes 15 Colorado nonprofit organizations whose missions align with our work to strengthen Colorado by investing in affordable housing and community development.

CHFA was proud to annouce the 2019 Corporate Giving Direct Effect Award winners on December 20, 2019. 

The following nonprofits were each awarded $25,000:

  • Community Resources and Housing Development Corporation
  • Doors 2 Success
  • Family and Intercultural Resource Center
  • JeffCo Action Center

The following nonprofits were each awarded $10,000:

  • Centro Humanitario
  • City of Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs Fire Department, and Colorado Springs Community and Public Health Division
  • Community Clinics Memorial Regional Health
  • Haseya Advocate Program
  • Housing Resources of Western Colorado
  • Interfaith Alliance of Colorado and Radian
  • Kavod Senior Life
  • Prairie Family Center
  • Rising Starts of Pagosa Springs
  • Sunshine Home Share Colorado

The following nonprofit was selected as CHFA's 2020 David W. Herlinger Golf Tournament beneficiary:

  • Mt. Carmel Veterans Service Center
Descriptions of each organization may be found here.

2019 chfa david w. herlinger golf tournament 

CHFA's 2019 David W. Herlinger Golf Tournament was held on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 and the beneficiary was The Empowerment Program (Empowerment) - a behavioral health organization that empowers women to overcome issues of substance abuse, trauma, mental health, homelessness, poverty, unemployment, and involvement in the criminal justice system. Learn more here

jeans day

On certain days of the year, our staff raises funds for local nonprofits. Staff members may wear jeans on these designated days if they make a $5 or $10 donation to the organization whose work aligns with our mission of affordable housing and community development. Each quarter, a new nonprofit beneficiary is selected by our staff-led Volunteer Committee.

2019 beneficiaries were:

  • Abraham Connection Homeless Shelter
  • Focus Points Family Resource Center
  • Pueblo Rescue Mission
  • Zarlengo Foundation

Days of Service and Community Involvement Leave

​2019 CHFA Days of Service


CHFA encourages its employees to engage with the communities we serve through volunteerism. Each employee is given 8 hours of paid Community Involvement Leave to volunteer at a local nonprofit of their choice. In addition, CHFA organizes team-oriented Days of Service throughout the year. Check out the video highlights from the 2019 Days of Service.

2019 supported organizations​

In 2019, CHFA supported the following organizations through its Corporate Giving program, with assistance provided in the form of memberships, sponsorships, donations, and through staff volunteerism.

  • A Precious Child
  • Abraham Connection Homeless Shelter
  • Academy of Urban Learning
  • African Community Center
  • ALS Association of the Rocky Mountains
  • Apraxia Kids
  • Arapahoe High School
  • Arc of Pueblo, The
  • Arthritis Foundation
  • Bayaud Enterprises, Inc
  • Bienvenidos Food Bank
  • Bridge Emergency Shelter
  • Brothers Redevelopment Inc. (BRI)
  • CASA 7th Judicial District
  • Catholic Charities Diocese of Pueblo
  • Center for Restorative Programs
  • Center for Work Education and Employment (CWEE)
  • Centro Humanitario
  • Chaffee County Office of Housing
  • City and County of Denver
  • City of Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs Fire Department
  • City of Loveland Housing Authority
  • Cleo Parker Robinson
  • Colorado Center for Law and Policy
  • Colorado Community Land Trust
  • Colorado Cross Disability Coalition
  • Colorado DECA
  • Colorado Elevated
  • Colorado Homeownership Coalition
  • Colorado LGBTQ Chamber of Commerce
  • Colorado NAHRO
  • Colorado Public Health Association
  • Colorado Public Radio
  • Colorado Red Cross
  • Colorado Small Business Development Center Network
  • Colorado Women's Chamber of Commerce
  • Colorado Women's Foundation
  • ComAct of Mesa County
  • Community Clinics Memorial Regional Health
  • Community Dental Health
  • Community Foundation of the San Luis Valley
  • Community Resources and Housing Development Corporation
  • Continental Divide Trail Coalition
  • D'Evelyn High School
  • Denver Community Ventures
  • Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce Leadership Foundation
  • Denver Metro Fair Housing Center
  • Dolores Project
  • Doors 2 Success
  • DRCOG
  • Earthlinks
  • East High School
  • Easter Seals
  • Energy Outreach Colorado
  • Extreme Community Makeover
  • Family and Intercultural Resource Center
  • FoCo Café
  • Focus Points Family Resource Center
  • Food Bank of the Rockies
  • GarCo Enterprises/Design Works c/o Colorado Mountain College
  • Girls on the Run
  • GrowHaus
  • Gunnison Senior Center
  • Gust Elementary
  • Habitat for Humanity of Colorado
  • Habitat for Humanity of Mesa County
  • Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver
  • Habitat for Humanity Pueblo
  • Haseya Advocate Program
  • Haven House
  • Haven House of Montrose
  • Home Builders Foundation
  • HomeAid Colorado
  • Homes Fund
  • Homeward Bound of Grand Valley
  • Hope Communities
  • Hope House
  • Horizon High School
  • Housing Resources of Western Colorado
  • Humane Society of Boulder Valley
  • Hunger Free Colorado
  • I Have A Dream Foundation
  • Interfaith Alliance of Colorado
  • JeffCo Action Center
  • Kavod Senior Life
  • La Puente
  • Latin American Education Foundation
  • Latina Safehouse
  • Latino Community Foundation of Colorado
  • Law School. Yes We Can!
  • LeBeau Development, LLC
  • Logan County EDC
  • Loveland Housing Authority
  • Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
  • Mercy Housing
  • Metro Caring
  • Metro Denver Homeless Initiative and Mayors Caucus
  • Minds Matter Denver
  • Mount Evans Home Health Care & Hospice
  • Mountain Roots Food Project
  • mpowered
  • Mt. Saint Vincent
  • Neighbor to Neighbor
  • NeighborWorks of Southern Colorado
  • NEWSED
  • Parker Food Bank
  • Prairie Family Center
  • Project Angel Heart
  • Project Linus
  • Project Pave
  • Project Worthmore
  • Pueblo Rescue Mission
  • RezDawg Rescue
  • Rising Starts of Pagosa Springs
  • Rocky Mountain Communities
  • Rocky Mountain Community Land Trust
  • Sacred Heart House of Denver
  • San Luis Valley Housing Coalition
  • San Luis Valley Local Food Coalition
  • Second Chance Center
  • Senior Housing Options
  • Senior Support Services
  • Shadhika
  • Shaolin Academy of Martial Arts
  • Sheridan Green Elementary School
  • Silver Key Senior Services
  • Spark The Change
  • St. Francis Center
  • Sunshine Home Share Colorado
  • The Empowerment Program
  • Tu Casa
  • Upper Arkansas Council of Governments
  • Ute Mountain Tribe/Thrive Partners Consulting
  • Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado
  • Warren Village
  • WestEnd EDC
  • Western Region One Source
  • Western Slope Center for Children
  • Women's Bean Project
  • Women's Foundation of Colorado
  • Zarlengo Foundation