This page is updated as FLTI of Colorado learns of opportunities. The events and
information featured in these posts are also cross posted on our Facebook page and Resources webpages as we become aware of them. If you are an FLTI of
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Civic and Community Engagement Opportunities
Dominic Christina: Poetic Justice in Honor of MLK Day
Saturday, January 13| Boulder
Rise Up, Take Action: 2018 MLK Day March & Celebration
Monday, January 15 | Ft. Collins
Colorado Blueprint to End Hunger
Wednesday, January 17 | Denver
Colorado Politics: Pre-Legislative Session Reception
Wednesday, January 24 | Denver
Anti-Defamation League’s 2018 Civil Rights Awards
Wednesday, February 7 | Denver
Elevate Climate Change Event
Thursday, February 8 | Fort Collins
City Plan + FoCo Creates Kickoff Event
Monday, February 12 | Fort Collins
29th Annual Colorado Women’s Legislative Breakfast
Tuesday, February 27 | Denver
The Women’s Foundation of Colorado: Lobby Day at the Capitol
Thursday, March 15 | Denver
Leadership Placement and Professional Development Opportunities
Provide Your Perspective (Statewide)
The Bell Policy Center is asking Coloradans to answer, “What does ‘middle class’ mean to you?” in a brief poll on their Facebook page. Your input is an important part of their research on economic mobility in Colorado.
Join the DVP Advisory Committee (Statewide)
Are you interested in advancing the work of domestic violence advocacy programs in Colorado? In 2018, Colorado Department of Human Services is looking for stakeholders to join the DVP Advisory Committee. Applications are due by January 18.
PT Administrative Assistant
The Colorado Trust has an opening for a PT administrative assistant in the Denver Metro Area.
Apply by Tuesday, January 16th for full consideration.
More information available here.
Prodigy Coffeehouse Pre-Apprentice Training
Prodigy Coffeehouse, a social enterprise coffee house in NE Denver, is offering an upcoming training supporting youth! This 8-day pre-apprenticeship training is for young adults not finding success in school or work, especially older youth who are disconnected – preference is given to NE Denver residents.
The trainings will be held January 23-26 and January 30- February 2.
www.prodigyventures.org/apply-now or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Nonprofit Internship Program at The Denver Foundation Now Accepting Applications
If you are an undergraduate student in the Denver area and are interested in an opportunity for hands-on experience in the nonprofit sector, you should check out this opportunity!
More at: http://bit.ly/2AH4L7S
Webinar: USDA Rural Information Center
The USDA Rural Information Center (RIC), a service of the National Agriculture Library has resources related to Community Development, Rural Citizen Services, Sustainable Rural Communities, and Rural America Collections. In this webinar sponsored by USDA NIFA Division of Family & Consumer Sciences, Mary Louise Reynnells will describe the resource assistance available.
January 31, 2018, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
The Colorado Health Foundation Accepting Applications for Grant Funding
The Colorado Health Foundation has a variety of funding opportunities available.
Apply by February 15 for full consideration.
More information available here.
Apply to Become a Natural Helper! (Aurora)
Natural leaders within the refugee and immigrant communities of Aurora are invited to volunteer, develop their leadership skills and foster new community networks through the award winning Natural Helpers program sponsored by the City of Aurora and the Village Exchange Center.