By serving Coloradans who have less power, privilege and income, and by prioritizing Coloradans of color, we keep equity at the heart of our work to bring health in reach.
RISE Southeast provides a coordinated voice of action and advocacy for the poorest, historically neglected, and most demographically diverse community in the city of Colorado Springs.
CFF works to build support for longer-term racial justice actions by directly freeing e people held on cash bail, while also pushing for systemic changes that would advance equity in the court and jail system, such as ending cash bail, police accountability reform, opposing racist factors in risk assessments, and other interrelated changes.
Work to provide culturally-relevant physical and mental/behavioral community healing spaces for Native American women. Efforts include assisting women reconnect with themselves, as well as re-establish trusting relationships with other women and the community at-large, sponsorship of cultural events to mark Native American holidays and celebrations, operation of a healing garden, and engagement in arts and activism.
Supporting staff wellness and alleviating compassion fatigue through organizational activities and programming.