Resources and Support for Social Equity Applicants

The City and County of Denver is committed to providing ongoing support and education to social equity applicants.

Social equity resource fair information

On Saturday, October 16, 2021, the Department of Excise and Licenses hosted the first Denver Social Equity Resource Fair at the Galleria at the Performing Arts Complex. Attendees connected with city and state agencies and private vendors who offer free, low-cost, and meaningful support to social equity applicants. Denver's Cannabis Process Navigator, Joey Peña, gave a presentation on Denver's Cannabis Social Equity Program(PDF, 798KB)

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Recommended reading

  • This webpage has a link to a map. To enter an address where you lived for 15 years between 1980 and 2010 to see if it is in a disproportionate impacted area or an opportunity zone.  
  • There is also a link to a median income table to help understand whether you might qualify under the income criteria.