The collaborative is comprised of regional and national organizations Enterprise Community Partners, FRESC
, Reconnecting America and ULC; and nine foundations including the Anschutz Family Foundation, Colorado Health Foundation, The Denver Foundation, Gates Family Foundation, Housing and Homelessness Funders Collaborative, Kaiser Permanente Colorado, The Piton Foundation, Rose Community Foundation and U.
Joined by more than 100 LIUNA members, along with allies in the community, including the Sierra Club, FRESC
, contractors, and representatives of elected officials, LIUNA Local 720 Business Manager Larry Gray kicked off the campaign at a news conference beside the Sixth Avenue Bridge over Bryant Street - one of 598 structurally deficient bridges in the state.
Colorado community partner organizations include: The Latina Initiative, SEIU Local 105, the Gay & Lesbian Fund, Mi Familia Vota, Colorado Immigrant Rights Coalition, Rights for all People, ACORN-Colorado, El Comite de Longmont, LARASA, FRESC
, Colorado Organization for Latina Opportunity and, Reproductive Rights, Colorado Progressive Coalition, Mi Casa Resource Center, and Metro Organizations for People.