EIN 84-0715097

Colorado Humanities

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The only nonprofit Colorado organization dedicated to providing opportunities to explore what it means to be human through their history, literature and culture, Colorado Humanities was founded in 1974.
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Program areas at Colorado Humanities

Reading and writing - promotes a love of reading and books to people of all ages, including training educators to provide parent classes for family literacy, connecting outstanding authors with readers, and providing opportunities for veterans' self-expression through writing. 5,667 unduplicated persons have benefitted from this program.
Conversations and educational resources- provides opportunities for communities to bridge divides of understanding through conversations led by skilled facilitators and produces humanitites-centered films, books and online resources for children and adults. 485,628 unduplicated persons have benefited from this program.
Living history - brings history alive through exhibit tours and first-person presentations of the lives of people who helped shape our society, presented in festivals, speaker tours, and a school curriculum. 3,025 unduplicated persons have benefitted from this program.
Various grants to other recipients.

Grants made by Colorado Humanities

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Pueblo Heritage MuseumGeneral Operating Support To Mitigate Impact of Covid-19.$48,000
Latino Cultural Arts CenterGeneral Operating Support To Mitigate Impact of Covid-19.$32,000
Grand County Historical AssociationGeneral Operating Support To Mitigate Impact of Covid-19.$20,000
...and 33 more grants made totalling $618,864

Who funds Colorado Humanities

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Buell FoundationStatewide Operating for Motheread/fa$40,000
The Weld TrustGeneral Support$19,676
Weld Community FoundationProgram, Charitable$8,600
...and 5 more grants received

Personnel at Colorado Humanities

Margaret A CovalExecutive Director and Secretary$110,650
Josephine JonesDirector of Programs and Center for the Book
Margaret A. CovalexecutiveDirector
Taffy LeeBoard Chair / Treasurer / Director$0
Neil BestVice Chair / Director$0
...and 6 more key personnel

Financials for Colorado Humanities

RevenuesFYE 10/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,932,042
Program services$14,228
Investment income and dividends$8,531
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$1,954,801

Form 990s for Colorado Humanities

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2022-102023-09-07990View PDF
2021-102022-06-06990View PDF
2020-102021-06-15990View PDF
2019-102020-11-18990View PDF
2018-102019-10-25990View PDF
...and 8 more Form 990s
Data update history
December 24, 2023
Received grants
Identified 2 new grant, including a grant for $19,676 from The Weld Trust
November 16, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 3 new personnel
November 13, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2022
September 26, 2023
Received grants
Identified 1 new grant, including a grant for $1,000 from Bond Family Foundation
August 12, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2021
Nonprofit Types
Social advocacy organizationsArts, culture, and humanities nonprofitsCharities
EducationArts, cultural, and humanities
Provides grantsLobbyingState / local levelReceives government fundingEndowed supportCommunity engagement / volunteeringTax deductible donations
General information
7935 E Prentice Ave Ste 450
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
Metro area
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO
Arapahoe County, CO
Website URL
(303) 894-7951
Facebook page
Twitter profile
IRS details
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Form 990
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Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
A26: Arts Council/Agency
NAICS code, primary
813319: Social Advocacy Organizations
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