Denver Office of Strategic Partnerships

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Collaboratives: Financial Empowerment Centers

Take control of your debt. Free 1-on-1 counseling is available at the Denver Financial Empowerment Centers.

A partnership between the Denver Office of Strategic Partnerships, mpowered, numerous city agencies and nonprofit partners, we are committed to working together for the financial health of our community. Learn more...

Workshops and Trainings

DOSP offers opportunities throughout the year for nonprofit organizations and city agency staff to develop skills and tools around developing government-nonprofit partnerships, to discover common priorities, and to engage in networking and build connections. Click here to learn more about our Partnership Essentials Workshops, Collaboration and Collision Workshops, and one-on-one Connection Sessions.

Over 1,800 nonprofit and city agency staff have taken advantage of these opportunities since we began offering them in 2010. Learn more...

Nonprofit funding opportunities

Are you looking for funding opportunities through the City? DOSP makes your job easy by consolidating funding opportunities across City agencies and listing them on this site with key information to help you decide if an opportunity is right for you. 

Look no further for your one stop shop for competitive funding opportunities for nonprofits from the City and County of Denver. Learn more...

Denver Shared Space Technical Assistance RFP

This Request for Proposal solicits responses from qualified consultants and consultant teams to provide technical assistance consulting services to help facilitate the analysis, relationship building, and partnership design for cohorts of nonprofits participating in creating intentional shared space centers through Denver Shared Spaces (DSS). Please Click Here for a copy of the RFP.

Government Financing

DOSP is committed to ensuring that government invests dollars in the nonprofit sector in ways that allow for greatest impact. DOSP serves as a hub of research and piloting for the City of Denver for new and innovative forms of government financing, including Social Impact Bonds, Opportunity Compacts, and more. 

Through our Funding and Contracting Efficiency (F.A.C.E.) Initiative, we are working to ensure that traditional mechanisms for funding nonprofit organizations through grants and contracts are as efficient, consistent, and transparent as possible, making funding opportunities more accessible for qualified nonprofits. Learn more...

Latest News

The Denver Office of Strategic Partnerships (DOSP) is soliciting proposals from qualified agencies to provide energy efficiency services in two separate areas: Residential Energy Efficiency Services and/or Nonprofit Energy Efficiency Services. 

The DOSP August newsletter is now available.

The DOSP Commission will be nominating one person to receive the Mayor's Diversity Award. The conference call will be held from 4:00-5:00pm (MST) on Wednesday, June 30th. This is a public meeting. To participate, please call (720) 913-0881.

Upcoming Events

Sep 26, 2014

Kim Klein is the series editor of the Kim Klein Fundraising Series at Jossey Bass Publishers and a member of the Building Movement Project where she works on a project called Nonprofits Talking Taxes. She has provided training and consultation in all 50 United States, five Canadian provinces and 21 other countries and is a lecturer at the School of Social Welfare at the University of California, Berkeley. She has served as guest faculty at the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley, and Concordia University in Montreal and co-founded the Grassroots Fundraising Journal in 1981 and was its publisher for 25 years.

Mar 14, 2014

Did you know that Denver is one of the 6 fastest growing cities in America? Join us for an energy-packed, solution-focused event around affordable housing in Denver. 

Contact Us

The DOSP office is located at the Webb Municipal Building, 201 West Colfax Avenue, on the second floor within the Agency for Human Rights and Community Partnerships.

Our mailing address is:
Denver Office of Strategic Partnerships
201 West Colfax Avenue, Dept. 1102
Denver, CO  80202

Denver 311 Help Center Call 3-1-1
Outside Denver Call (720)913-1311
Emergencies: 911 
TTY Service: 720-913-8479


Denver Office of Strategic Partnerships | Webb Municipal Building 201 West Colfax Avenue, Dept. #1102 Denver, CO 80202