Dot Org: Urban Land Conservancy

Urban Land Conservancy acquires, preserves, and develops real estate to under-served areas for long-term community benefit. Through the acquisition, development and preservation of real estate in urban areas, ULC is supporting neighborhoods with community assets such as schools, affordable housing, […]

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Dot Org: Washington Street Community Center

The Washington Street Community Center (WSCC) unites the neighbors and neighborhoods of south central Denver. It is an intergenerational gathering place for the community. Executive Director Jolie Brawner talks with host Sean Hedden.   Download   [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L-Um7Zvamw8&w=560&h=315]

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Dot Org: Extreme Community Makeover

Extreme Community Makeover coordinates volunteer teams to partner with underserved people to improve their own homes and neighborhoods. Angela Bomgaars, Executive Director, talks with host Sean Hedden about their programs and the many ways volunteers can get involved including a […]

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Neighborhood Watch: The Golden Triangle

The Golden Triangle in Denver is one of the oldest neighborhoods in the City. Its boundaries are to the East: Lincoln Street, incorporating almost all of Civic Center Park and the institutions surrounding them (with the exception of the Colorado State Capitol in the Capitol Hill […]

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Creating a Belonging Revolution in Longmont 

“We’re here to find out how people feel about their communities.” Nearly every Sunday for more than a year, the Chief of Police and the Fire Chief in Longmont, Mike Butler, along with longtime community organizer and former Mayor Pro-tem […]

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Reducing Violence in a Denver neighborhood

“We’ve gotten great feedback from some of the parents who have participated…I wish I’d known this stuff sooner, it’s helping me with all my kids, not just my adolescent kids.” Beverly Kingston, Director for the Center for the Study and […]

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