Our 2023 Colorado Gives Nonprofit Partners
At Zing, we enjoy teaming up with non-profits in the Denver area to support our community and make a positive impact. This year, during Colorado Gives, a time when people are encouraged to donate and volunteer with non-profits, we’d like to introduce some of the organizations we work with. While words can’t fully convey our appreciation for their efforts, we’re excited to showcase the groups we’ll be helping.
For over two and a half decades, EarthLinks has been dedicated to fostering personal transformation and discovering self-worth among individuals experiencing homelessness and poverty. Through their Earth-centered programs, programs that connect people with nature and each other, they empower people to break free from isolation and become active members of a community, contributing to the restoration of the world.
In addition, EarthLink is not just a charity; it’s a successful business with a coffee shop at 13th and Decatur in Denver! It’s an online and local store selling handmade gifts and body products, and a garden that grows food for the people they help and the community.
AgeWise Colorado is a non-profit organization committed to enhancing the quality of life for older adults and their caregivers. They achieve this mission by providing a wide range of services and support, including nutrition programs, transportation assistance, and wellness initiatives. Think of AgeWise Colorado as an online hub for seniors designed to be interactive, easy to use, and informative with trusted products and services, like ours. AgeWise Colorado plays a vital role in helping seniors across the state maintain their independence and well-being.
RMMFI, is a Denver-based non-profit organization dedicated to building up economic empowerment and self-sufficiency within underserved communities. They achieve this mission by offering a comprehensive set of programs, including business development training, lending opportunities, and ongoing support for budding entrepreneurs. RMMFI’s goal is to help these entrepreneurs build successful businesses, make their communities stronger, and create a better economy. They’re a valuable resource for anyone looking to change their life through entrepreneurship in Denver and beyond.
The Denver Public Library Friends Foundation, as an advocate and philanthropic organization, plays an important role in enhancing the Denver community by raising money and promoting its importance. By investing in the Denver Public Library Friends Foundation, individuals are not just making a financial contribution but also championing free literacy programs, lifelong learning opportunities, and ensuring access to valuable resources for adults, children, and the youth of Denver.
Since 1940, the Friends Foundation has been working as a nonprofit partner to make the library system better, showing that libraries are important to the community and deserve support. Their goal is to create a place where people of all ages can learn and grow.
The Southwest Denver Coalition is a community-based organization committed to enhancing the quality of life in the Southwest Denver area. The Coalition’s work extends to the realms of education, health, and environmental sustainability. They aim to promote educational opportunities, support health and wellness initiatives, and foster environmental stewardship within the community. By doing so, the coalition seeks to create a more vibrant, sustainable, and healthy living environment for all residents in Southwest Denver.
Sites and Insights is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that was established in 2016 with a profound commitment to healing individuals affected by cancer. While the medical community strives to cure the disease, Sites and Insights focuses on the holistic healing of patients, survivors, and caregivers. They achieve this through therapeutic art programs, offering a unique and innovative way for individuals to express their emotions, fears, and grief, helping them process the life-altering experience and move towards emotional well-being.
At Sites and Insights, they have developed an award-winning curriculum designed to instill hope, peace, joy, and empowerment in those impacted by cancer. These healing art workshops, classes, and retreats are entirely funded by donations, allowing them to offer their valuable services free of charge to those in need, ultimately improving the emotional well-being of individuals on their cancer journey.
Purple Door Coffee is an extraordinary coffee shop with a powerful mission. Established in 2013, their goal is to provide employment opportunities and job training to young people who have experienced homelessness. This mission, paired with their belief in second chances, creates a unique and impactful approach to supporting those in need.
Purple Door Coffee’s commitment extends to equipping individuals with vital life skills and work experience, offering a pathway to a more stable and fulfilling future. Their holistic approach transcends merely serving great coffee; it is about fostering a supportive and inclusive community where everyone can thrive. By addressing the multifaceted challenges that young people experiencing homelessness often face, Purple Door Coffee stands as a symbol of hope and resilience in Denver, Colorado.
If you’re a non-profit interested in joining Zing Credit Union please fill out our business application.