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United we fight, united we win.

Mile High United Way fights for the education, health, and financial stability for everyone in Metro Denver.

We believe everyone in our community should have the opportunity to succeed, even if the odds are stacked against them. That's why we unite individuals, nonprofits, businesses, and government partners to change these odds.

What We Care About

Giving Children a Strong Start

Ensuring all children enter school ready to succeed.

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Reading Matters

Ensuring all children are reading at or above grade level by the end of third grade.

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Developing Tomorrow’s Talent

Ensuring all youth graduate from high school ready for post-secondary education or the workforce.

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Creating Economic Opportunity for All

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

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Giving Children a Strong Start

Ensuring all children enter school ready to succeed.

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Reading Matters

Ensuring all children are reading at or above grade level by the end of third grade.

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Developing Tomorrow’s Talent

Ensuring all youth graduate from high school ready for post-secondary education or the workforce.

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Creating Economic Opportunity for All

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

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How We're Helping

250000

or 1 in 10 people in Metro Denver received help last year from Mile High United Way

34000

hours of hands-on community support from 1,658 Mile High United Way volunteers positively impacted the community

80000

contacts received support through the Mile High United Way 2-1-1 Help Center

Khalil invests in Denver's future through Power Lunch

“So much of my success now traces directly back to the folks who helped me fall in love with learning. I feel lucky that I’m in a position to do the same for someone else now, and I feel really good investing in Denver’s future through its most important citizens: the kids.”

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Willie Helps People Find Their Way with 2-1-1

“I believe everyone has a purpose in this world. No one should be alone in the dark,” says Willie, one of Mile High United Way’s 2-1-1 Resource Navigators.

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Michaela is thriving with help from Bridging the Gap

"The only thing a young person wants is to know that someone is rooting for them.”

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Sanaa finds opportunity and hope

After a tough move from Iraq to the US, Sanaa found help at Mile High United Way’s Center for Family Opportunity.

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Gloria is determined to succeed

Life was challenging after leaving foster care but that didn’t stop Gloria from pursuing her dreams.

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Join the Fight

Give

When you give to Mile High United Way, your dollars do more. We surround Metro Denver with the programs and resources that address today’s biggest issues and help prevent tomorrow’s.

Advocate

Creating long-term change, one step at a time. Learn more about how public policy plays a critical role in our work to create pathways to success.

Volunteer

Volunteering can be a fun and deeply rewarding experience where you can make immediate and lasting change by improving lives and building a stronger community. Join us!