Established in 1993, the Colorado Foundation for Public Health and the Environment (CFPHE) is a 501(c)(3) corporation that enhances the health and safety of the people through its mission of partnering with people and organizations to develop and manage projects to improve the public’s health and the environment in Colorado and the Rocky Mountain region. CFPHE’s line of business consists of three major programs: Administrative Partnership, Leadership Training and Community Engagement.

CFPHE is often chosen as a partner because our mission closely aligns with those of public and private public health initiatives, and CFPHE has experience working with communities.

CFPHE partners with public, private and nonprofit organizations and unincorporated organizations and collaborations to create meaningful public and environmental health projects for Colorado and throughout the Rocky Mountain Region.

Our Vision:

All Coloradans have the opportunity to be healthy and live in a healthy environment.

Our Mission:

The Colorado Foundation for Pubilc Health and the Environment works with people and organizations to develop and manage projects to protect and improve the public's health and the environment in Colorado and the Rocky Mountain region.

Finance Assistant

The Colorado Foundation for Public Health and the Environment (CFPHE), a non-profit organization, is seeking an energetic, detailed, and enthusiastic individual who appreciates a flexible work environment-with opportunity for growth-to fill a newly created finance position. This position, Finance Assistant, is currently a part time position, with opportunity to increase these hours for the right person.

This position will be responsible for accounts payable, invoice processing, accounts receivable billing, data entry, records maintenance, and assisting the Finance Director with financial reporting.

The ideal candidate will have an associates or bachelor’s degree in accounting, and a minimum of two years’ experience in bookkeeping or general accounting. Experience in the non-profit sector is a plus. Also, experience with Federal Grant Financial management and knowledge of QuickBooks and/or Abila MIP fund accounting is a plus. For a full job description, please click here.

Hiring salary range for this position is negotiable and commensurate with skills and experience. Position is located in Denver, Colorado.

Only electronic submissions are accepted. Please submit a resume, cover letter, and references to: Susan Perrigo, Finance Director, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but full consideration will be given to complete applications received by February 20, 2015. Those who do not apply by February 20, 2015 may or may not be considered.

Current Projects

Adams County Health Alliance

In Kind Private

Since April 2013, members of the Adams County Health Alliance have convened for a series of discussions regarding the status of health care in Adams County. These key stakeholders are committed to achieving increased access to quality health care and improved health outcomes in the community by establishing partnerships and identifying collaborative strategies.

The mission of the Adams County Health Alliance is to improve health outcomes for Adams County residents by creating an affordable, quality and accessible health care system through collaborative partnerships of health and community organizations.
Key Areas of Work:
Based on the collective needs and assets of alliance members, the Adams County Health Alliance focuses its work on the following priority areas:
Access and Care Coordination
Engaging Hard to Reach Populations
Integrated Behavioral, Oral and Physical Health
Serving the Remaining Uninsured/Undocumented Patients
Colorado Foundation for Public Health and the Environment - 1385 South Colorado Blvd, Suite A622 - Denver, CO 80222 - Contact Us - 303-910-4682