Give the Gift of Hope

What drives our work

Our Community Priorities

Giving all children a strong start

Ensuring all children enter kindergarten ready to succeed.


Building educational success through partnerships schools, families, and communities.

Two children reading a book to support academic success
two small business owners receive professional services


Ensuring people can meet their basic needs and have opportunities to move toward economic success.




lives impacted by Mile High United Way's direct services and work funded through community partners


referrals for critical resources, like housing, rent assistance, and more, provided through our 211 Help Center.


Mile High United Way volunteers served our community


Nine Ways to Support Our Community This Holiday Season
Mile High United Way Sends Students Back to School with Backpacks and School Supplies
Mile High United Way Supports Small Business Owners Like Tonya
Juneteenth Reflections: The Equity Work Continues
Mile High United Way Champions Three Bills Into Law
It Takes a Village… Providing Essential Baby Care Items to Support Families
HIPPY Helps Families like Yazmin and Ruben Get Kindergarten Ready
Connecting families to critical resources through new 211 state funding
Mile High United Way Acquires New Long-Term Housing Facility for Bridging the Gap Participants
Volunteers Help More than 5,000 Colorado Residents Receive Free Tax Assistance

There are many ways to give back to our community this holiday season! Whether you are a long-time supporter of Mile High United Way, or new to our organization, we have a range of volunteer and engagement opportunities for you to choose from. Here are ways you can get engaged!

November 4, 2022

We support students and families across Metro Denver as they transition back to school through our annual Back to School Bash.

August 2, 2022

Like many small business owners, Tonya was faced with challenges when the pandemic hit, and she struggled to keep her company afloat. Learn how Mile High United Way’s United for Business program provided support when she needed it most.

June 30, 2022

Mile High United Way Board Member Lee Gash-Maxey reflects on Juneteenth, which honors the end of slavery in the United States.

June 16, 2022

Read about the impact these laws will have on Mile High United Way programs and throughout our Colorado communities.

June 7, 2022

During our first Women United Village, more than 100 families received supplies to help care for their little ones, including diapers, strollers, car seats, and more.

June 6, 2022

Through the United for Families initiative, Mile High United Way offers the Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters (HIPPY) program to families working to ensure all children begin school kindergarten ready.

June 6, 2022

By Stephanie Sanchez, Senior Director of 211 Colorado on the impact of HB22-1315.

June 2, 2022

In May 2022, Mile High United Way Bridging the Gap participants began moving into a new long-term housing facility in Denver’s North Capitol Hill neighborhood. These studio apartments will provide long-term housing for 24 participants.

May 19, 2022

This year Tax Help Colorado filed more than 5,000 returns, helping residents obtain more than $10.2 million in tax refunds.  The program also saved participants more than $1 million in tax preparation fees.

May 5, 2022
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