Remember Groundwork Denver on Colorado Gives Day!

Over the past few years, online gift-giving has significantly increased — and it has become easier than ever before! Tuesday, December 10th is the annual Colorado Gives Day online fundraising event. 100% of your donation goes directly to us, so why not … Continued

Goblins and Gold: A Ghoulishly Good Time!

On Wednesday October 30th Groundwork Denver held a ‘friend and fundraiser’ Goblins & Gold, a party of the Halloween variety as one might guess given the timing. The event was a chance for our supporters, partners, friends, and families to … Continued

Honoring an energy efficiency pioneer

In recognition of Stephen Carpenter’s career in the building energy and resource efficiency field, Group14 Engineering has donated $5,000 to Groundwork Denver’s Greenhouse project (www.GroundworkGreens.org) .  Stephen founded Enermodal Engineering in 1983, and partnered in 1993 with Sue Reilly in Denver … Continued

Neighborhood Energy Outreach: Elyria/Swansea

The Neighborhood Energy Outreach project in the Elyria and Swansea neighborhoods of North Denver on Saturday October 12th was awesome! We had a good turn out of great volunteers who were ready to get out on the sidewalk and knock … Continued

Neighbors Say “Yes!” To Sustainable Land Use

By Tangier Barnes Progress on Platte Farm Open Space, Groundwork Denver’s primary brownfield redevelopment project, has been full speed ahead for the last several months.  After over 6 years of planning, and working to put Platte Farm Open Space on … Continued

Nature is, and always has been, the new normal…

Thanks to Shane Wright for guest writing this blog!   As the South Platte River swells to the size of the mighty Mississippi at almost 50,000 cubic feet per second, we are reminded again of the awe inspiring power of … Continued

August Bike Giveaway at Viva Streets Denver 2013

On Sunday August 11th Groundwork Denver was a part of the 3rd Annual Viva Streets Denver! Hosted by Livewell Colorado and BikeDenver, the event was a day long ciclovia on Tennyson St from w 38th Ave to W 46th Ave … Continued

Green Team Growing Healthy Food for their Peers

  This summer Groundwork Denver’s highly esteemed Green Team has been working twice a week at urban farming sites located at Denver Public Schools’ (DPS) Schmitt Elementary and Bradley International School planting pounds upon pounds of vegetables that will end … Continued