If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.   

- John Quincy Adams

Leadership Partners is Colorado Public Radio's giving program designed to recognize those donors who generously make a gift of $10,000 or more annually to CPR.  As a Leadership Partner, you are demonstrating personal responsibility to insure – through your generous support - the advancement of and access to quality news, information and music on Colorado Public Radio both for yourself and for your community.

Your leadership contribution may be designated in several ways:

  • To support Operation as an unrestricted gift
  • To support CPR's Opportunity Fund that builds capacity through innovation (minimum three year commitment)
  • To support CPR News, CPR Classical, CPR's OpenAir, or Technology

As a Leadership Partner, you are entitled to the following benefits:

  • Personal recognition as a Leadership Partner, on-air, online, and in CPR’s annual report (with your permission)
  • Invitations to events in the CPR Performance Studio along with events especially  for Leadership Partners 
  • Unique opportunity to visit with a CPR News, CPR Classical or CPR OpenAir host of your choice

Your support makes a difference. Thank you for including Colorado Public Radio in your philanthropic plans.

Contact Jim East, Sr. VP of Development, at 303-871-9191, ext. 327, or jeast@cpr.org

Thank You!

Leadership Partners

Colorado Public Radio recognizes and thanks Rutt Bridges and Barbara Bridges for their generous donation of the Bridges Broadcast Center.

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Max and Elaine Appel

Argosy Foundation

Carol and John Balkcom

The Barton Family Foundation, a donor advised fund of The Denver Foundation

The Benedict Family Foundation

Ellen Blum

Brett Family Foundation

Marilyn Brown

Janet Burda and Bob Zupkus

Christie Cadwell Family Foundation

​The Clinton Family Fund

Robert Connelly

Bob and Georgi Contiguglia

​Driscoll Foundation

Greg Ellenoff & Celina Aisner on behalf of the Schwartz Family Foundation

Sandy Elliott

Gary W. Ferrera and Rebecca Ferrera

Tom and Ginny Fowler

Gates Family Foundation

Gooding  Family Foundation 

Rhondda and Peter Grant

Green Fund

The Ned Harding and Nathalie Smith Fund 

Lorraine and Harley Higbie

​Ruth and George Hopfenbeck

The Lloyd J. King and Eleanor R. King Foundation

Debbie Lane & Steve Szabo

Jacques M. Littlefield Foundation

​Living Closer Foundation

Pat McClearn

​Joe and Ginny Mello

​Trygve and Vicki Myhren

Balan Nair and Joe Joe Chacko-Nair

​Jenks Necker Charitable Fund

Lisa Negri

PB and K Family Foundation

Ann and Bob Pena

Aaron Rashti Family Foundation

Mark and Joanna Rosenblum

Dean and Carolyn Salter

Annalee and Wagner Schorr

​Susan Stark

Drs. Morris H. and Ellen P. Susman