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1010 Project
Strives to break the cycle of poverty in Kenya

American Heart Association *
Builds healthier lives, free from cardiovascular diseases and stroke

A Little Imagination *
Helps children pursue ideas that make a difference

A Precious Child *
Improves the quality of life for disadvantaged children

Anchor Center for Blind Children *
Educates visually impaired infants, young children, and families

Attention Homes
Provides shelter and care for at-risk youth

BabiesNow! Foundation
Provides clean diapers and wipes for babies in need

Bags of Fun - Gabby Krause Foundation  ***
Helps children faced with hospitalization by sending them bags of age-appropriate toys

Brent's Place ***
Provides a safe, clean, environment for children with cancer to live and heal with their families

Provides care and supplies for impoverished children in the Philippines
Provides clothing to underprivileged kids before they start the school year
Offers early childhood education to developmentally delayed children


Provides environmental service learning opportunities to disadvantaged youth

Clothes to Kids of Denver *
Provides new and gently-used clothing to disadvantaged children


Colorado Youth for a Change ***
Strives to solve the drop-out crisis

Colorado Youth Program
Connects kids to nature, community, and their inner-strength

Denver Children's Home ***
A therapeutic and safe environment for emotionally distressed children and their families

Denver Kids
Supports DPS students who are in high-risk situations

Denver Rescue Mission
Provides the basic necessities of life to the poor and homeless

Ethiopia Reads ***
Helps youth in Ethiopia read

Goodwill Industries
Fosters self-reliance amongst at-risk youth and disabled adults

Growing Home
Help children and families grow together to strengthen families 

Hannah's Hope Fund ***
Strives to relieve children who are suffering from Giant Axonal Neuropathy Disease

Help Heal the Children ***
Gives parents the opportunity to be with their healing newborns

I Have A Dream Foundation *
Provides long-term intervention for at-risk youth

Invisible Children ***
Strives to end the use of child soldiers in Joseph Kony's rebel war in Central Africa

Joseph's Journey
Provides wilderness adventures to terminally-ill children

Judi's House **
Helps children and families find hope and healing after the death of a loved one

The Kempe Foundation for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse and Neglect **
Provides treatment for abused children

Promotes self-sufficiency in children and adults with developmental disabilities

Make-A-Wish Foundation of Colorado *
Grants the wishes of children who are facing life-threatening illnesses

Nathan Yip Foundation
Helps give children education in countries like China, Africa, Haiti, Mexico, and the USA

Platte Forum
Connects underprivileged youth with art and music

Project PAVE
Empowers youth to end the cycle of relationship violence

Horse assisted therapy to Coloradoans with disabilities

Shiloh House **
Provides care to those affected by abuse

Shining Stars Foundation***

Recreation activities for kids with cancer and life threatening diseases

Show Hope *
Helps orphans who are in need

Stink Bug Project *
Connects children who are stricken with life-threatening illnesses to companion dogs

Rocky Mountain Children's Health Foundation*
Supports children and families facing serious illness

Ryan's Well Foundation
Delivers access to safe drinking water for underdeveloped countries

TwoCor Projects **
Mentors at-risk adolescent males on their journey to adulthood

Wapiyapi ***
Provides a summer camp experience for children stricken with cancer

Wish for Wheels *
Provides bicycles to low income children

YouthBiz *
Helps in the development of youth

Young Philanthropists Foundation *
Promotes philanthropy and community involvement in youth

* Indicates a non-profit that hosts kid-friendly activities for students under the age of 13, with or without adult supervision.

** Indicates a non-profit that hosts activities with an age limit, with or without adult supervision.

*** Indicates a non-profit that hosts off-site activities for students, with or without adult supervision.

Please be mindful of the reasons why certain organizations do not sponsor kid-friendly activities.  Oftentimes these organizations cannot sponsor youth volunteerism due to legal limitations, safety issues, or even due to lack of funding. Please extend your research to understand each organization's limits.