Throughout the year, Denver Economic Development & Opportunity (DEDO) hosts public events focusing on business and workforce development, and promotes programs designed for existing and aspiring entrepreneurs. Did you know? Our OED@Commons staff inside the Commons on Champa, 1245 Champa St., offers free advisory hours for small businesses -- both walk-ins and by appointment. Call 720.865.2225 before you set out, as our schedule is subject to change. You can also check out all business-building events at The Commons below:
NEW: Nonprofit Emergency Relief Grants
The City and County of Denver has created a new grant opportunity to support nonprofits in Denver to continue critical programs and services for residents across a spectrum of needs. It is one of Denver’s economic initiatives to support the nonprofit community during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Denver’s Workforce Centers to temporarily close beginning Monday, March 16
Jobseeker Services available online, or 1:1 via email or phone
To protect the health and safety of our community and to help limit the spread of COVID-19, all three Denver Workforce Centers will be closed Monday, March 16 until further notice. This includes the Denver Workforce Center - Westside located at 1200 Federal Blvd, Denver Workforce Center – Montbello, located at 4685 Peoria St. and the Denver Workforce Center located at Denver International Airport.
A city-wide program that addresses the most immediate needs of the business community. The program prioritizes those industries that are most impacted by the coronavirus pandemic, such as the food industry, nail salons, barbershops, home childcare providers, and retail shops.
This program is for business owners within the City & County of Denver only.