Administrative Partnership

CFPHE often serves the administrative arm of projects that aim to make investments in a quicker, more meaningful, and realistic way for communities. CFPHE has a very strong, yet simple, contracting process. CFPHE practices have been reviewed by federal, state, and independent organizations and has received standard to exceptional ratings on fiscal management of funds. CFPHE is often used as the applicant organization for HRSA, NIH and CDC for various projects.

  • Record keeping and reporting of project finances, including cash receipts and disbursements.
  • Accounting of all funding streams, including class based system that allows for monitoring of multiple funding sources. This includes tracking of any restricted funds.
  • Monthly balance sheets, income statements and general ledger reporting.
  • Technical assistance in developing budgets and monitoring cash flow.
  • Tax filings and reporting with the IRS, as part of CFPHE filing.
  • Project is incorporated into CFPHE audits, including A133 compliance audits.
  • Financial reporting and billing for cost reimbursable grants.
  • Administration of property, liability and other insurance as needed.
  • Acknowledgement to donors of tax-deductible donations.

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CFPHE has a strong history of administrative knowledge and capacity. Since 2008, CFPHE has administered over $10 million in funds from federal, state, and private resources.

  • Administration of all independent and vendor contracts.
  • Employment by CFPHE, when feasible and necessary, paid from project funds.
  • Payroll and tax accounting for project staff.
  • Office Space access, including meeting space, storage, internet, printing, etc

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Small Grants

CFPHE provides small grants up to $2500 for projects that match our purposes. Community participation is most important.

Purposes for which we may consider small grants include:

  • Mobilizing community and public resources in the interest of the health and well being of the residents of Colorado;
  • Protecting and improving Colorado’s environment;
  • Preventing disease, disability and premature death, including prevention and elimination of the contributing environmental causes;
  • Assisting in the development and implementation of policies and individual lifestyles to maintain and improve personal health and the environment.

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Partnership Development and Consultation

We are ready to help you solve many problems associated with starting, maintaining and monitoring diverse public health and environmental projects.

CFPHE is grounded in a multi-sector approach, bringing together government, academia, community organizations, and businesses, among others, to build innovative partnerships. CFPHE has strong history in development and sustaining coalitions and teams to implement a wide variety of public health projects. CFPHE is a neutral party that can be used to convene broad partnerships and stakeholders to deal with difficult topics or negotiations. CFPHE can participate in and provide leadership and/or participation to any team created.

  • Assistance and consultation on budgeting, finance, and grant writing.
  • Access to Colorado Nonprofit Association and other public health related associations for training, development and other needs.
  • Access to a Professional Board of Directors who are business, public health and environmental health leaders both locally and nationally.

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Contact Information:

  • Colorado Foundation for Public Health and the Environment
  • 1385 South Colorado Blvd, Suite A622
  • Denver, CO 80222
  • Phone: 303-910-4682
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