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CFPHE has worked for public health and the environment in Colorado since 1993.

There are more than 500 graduates of the Advanced Leadership Training Program of CFPHE's Regional Institute for Health and Environmental Leadership. Graduates have completed leadership projects throughout a three state area.

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The scope of projects supported by the CFPHE spans the field of public health:
  • Injury Prevention
  • Cancer
  • Dental Health
  • Antibiotic resistance
  • Food Safety
  • Diabetes
  • Heart Disease
  • Translational Research
  • Women's Health
CFPHE has managed approximately $25 million in funds from a variety of organizations since our creation.

CFPHE has promoted public health in Colorado by endorsing and contributing to state ballot initiatives.

CFPHE instituted and facilitates the Don Hoagland Scholarship Fund for advanced leadership training.

CFPHE is helping to advance the Colorado School of Public Health.



The Colorado Foundation for Public Health and the Environment is a nonprofit 501 (c) (3) corporation, formed in 1993 exclusively for charitable and educational purposes to:

  • Complement the activities, providing professional and technical consultation as needed, of existing public and private organizations which improve the health of Coloradans and the environment that affects their health
  • Help public and private sector groups develop, plan, seek to fund, manage and evaluate projects and programs that match our basic purpose
  • Assist those people, partnerships and organizations that develop creative and potentially valuable programs and need assistance with requesting or managing the funds.

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.
Colorado Foundation for Public Health and the Environment - 1385 South Colorado Blvd, Suite A622 - Denver, CO 80222 - Contact Us - 303-910-4682