Mile High United Way's physical office is currently closed, but all of our services including 2-1-1 will be running at full capacity. Please dial 2-1-1 to reach our community resource center.

What We Do

Mile High United Way supports families by bringing people and organizations together around innovative solutions. Our community programs tackle the biggest, most complex challenges in Metro Denver, improving thousands of lives every year.

Community Programs and Investments

2-1-1 Help Center

A statewide community resource connecting individuals and families to critical resources including food, shelter, rental assistance, childcare, and more.

Bridging the Gap

Connecting young adults exiting the child welfare system with housing and personalized supportive services that guide them as they transition to adulthood.

Personal Investment Enterprise

Designed to help working, low-income families and individuals save money exclusively for first-time homeownership, post-secondary education, and small business development.

Strategic Investment Grants

Investing vital financial resources in our partners to fight for the education, health, and financial stability for everyone in our community.

United for Business

Strengthening under-resourced communities by focusing on economic stability and mobility for businesses and startups - with an emphasis on women- and minority-owned businesses and entrepreneurs.

United For Families

A new initiative that focuses on identifying high-need areas and resources to ensure all children in our community have access to high-quality early childhood education.

United For Schools

Strengthening the path to academic success for children by developing parent advocates, strengthening school-community partnerships, and linking essential resources to serve both parents and children.

Corporate Services

Partnering with hundreds of companies to develop and lead Corporate Social Responsibility programs that positively impact our community while improving employee engagement and business returns.

How We're Helping


Children improved their literacy skills, making them more likely to graduate high school on-time


Students participated in out-of-school activities, providing a safe space to work towards graduation


Shelter nights provided to individuals in our community experiencing homelessness

Mile High United Way works with hundreds of businesses in Colorado to engage employees and produce meaningful outcomes for our community.

Learn More


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


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.


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!