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Storytelling on Floodlight

Floodlight is a place where community gathers to share and experience powerful narratives and images about Metro Denver, the place we call home. Floodlight reflects The Denver Foundation's commitment to shining a spotlight on stories that lift the diverse voices of community members, celebrate generous donors, and introduce leading-edge philanthropy.

We invite you to participate as a storyteller, to help us illuminate stories that inspire.

Submit your story in Microsoft Word or Google Docs format HERE

Instructions for Donors: Why I Give

We invite donors to participate in Floodlight as contributors. By submitting original writing and photography, you can shine a light on organizations and issues that matter deeply to you. You can share your family's philosophy of giving or your company's strategic approach to meeting its charitable goals. By sharing tips and lessons learned, you can advance the field of charitable giving in Metro Denver and beyond. You never know who you might inspire.

Download Why I Give Instructions

Why I Give Example: (downloadable pdf) | (read it on floodlight)

Instructions for Community Members: Spotlight On...

All nonprofit organizations and community leaders are eligible to submit content to Floodlight. We welcome diverse and inclusive voices, especially those from under-represented and vulnerable communities. A great story about your work can move a reader from awareness to action. Please note, publishing priority will go to organizations or projects that have received funding from The Denver Foundation within the last three years.

Download Spotlight On Instructions

Storytelling Example: (downloadable pdf) | (read it on floodlight)