U.S. Rep.-elect Daniel Inouye of Hawaii and his wife, Margaret, arrive in Washington, D.C., Aug. 9, 1959. Inouye, a World War II hero who lost one arm in the war, was the the first Japanese-American to serve in Congress. Inouye died in 2012.
This year marks the 10th anniversary of Colorado Gives Day, a statewide movement to celebrate and increase philanthropy in our state. Colorado Public Radio is proud to be a part of this nonprofit community. We're in good company so we're highlighting nonprofits doing great work. Learn more.