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One Colorado PAC Endorses 47 Pro-Equality State House and Senate Candidates for the 2014 General Election

LGBT Coloradans know how important elections are — and we’ve seen firsthand the difference a pro-equality majority can make. In 2012, we watched our state legislature shut down over civil unions, simply because opponents of equality wanted to use our families as a political football. But after that painful defeat two years ago, we steppedRead more >>

Join us for the 2014 CO GSA Network Leadership Summit!

The One Colorado GSA Network is hosting its 4th annual GSA Leadership Summit! The GSA Leadership Summit is astatewide event that brings together students, advisors, and other stakeholders committed to making schools safer for LGBTQ and allied students. We encourage all who work with gay-straight alliances across Colorado to register for this event. It isRead more >>

One Colorado PAC Endorses Gov. John Hickenlooper and 2014 Attorney General Candidate Don Quick

Thursday, July 31, 2014 Today, One Colorado PAC – the statewide political action committee dedicated to supporting fair-minded candidates as part of One Colorado’s mission to advance equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Coloradans and their families – endorsed Governor John Hickenlooper and Attorney General candidate Don Quick for the 2014 general election. “ElectionsRead more >>

Meet One Colorado’s Organizing Team!

As we continue to gain steam in our fight for full equality in Colorado, One Colorado has also been rapidly growing and expanding our organizational capacity all across the state! Today, we are thrilled to be able to say we have field organizers on the ground in every corner of Colorado — from Denver toRead more >>

One Colorado Announces 2014 Ally Awards Winners, People’s Choice Award Nominees

One Colorado Announces 2014 Ally Awards Winners, People’s Choice Award Nominees One Colorado Education Fund – the leading statewide advocacy organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Coloradans and their families – announced the winners of the 2014 Ally Awards as well as the nominees for the very first People’s Choice Award, a new honor beingRead more >>

One Colorado Issues Statement on Gov. Hickenlooper Standing up for Gay and Lesbian Coloradans and Urging Attorney General Suthers Not to Stand in the Way of Marriage Equality

Friday, July 11, 2014 For Immediate Release One Colorado Issues Statement on Gov. Hickenlooper Standing up for Gay and Lesbian Coloradans and Urging Attorney General Suthers Not to Stand in the Way of Marriage Equality DENVER — Late yesterday, Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper reiterated his strong support for extending the freedom to marry to gay and lesbianRead more >>

Trailblazer, Mentor, Friend: Remembering Matt Kailey

Trailblazer, Mentor, Friend: Remembering Matt Kailey By: Kate Bowman Kate Bowman is a member of One Colorado’s board of directors. She served as a board member and officer of the Gender Identity Center of Colorado and is a dedicated leader of the transgender community here in the Centennial State. Last month, Colorado’s LGBT community lost one ofRead more >>

One Colorado Announces New Health Policy Manager Leo Kattari

When One Colorado first became an organization in 2010, we asked thousands of LGBT Coloradans to tell us what issues mattered most to them – and one of their biggest concerns was being able to access affordable, quality health care that meets their needs and the needs of their families. The stories our community sharedRead more >>

Veterans Stand Up for Marriage Equality in New Ad from Why Marriage Matters Colorado

In its ongoing work to demonstrate that the broad majority of Coloradans support the freedom to marry, Why Marriage Matters Colorado – led by One Colorado, ACLU of Colorado, and Freedom to Marry – released a 30-second television spot featuring a group of local veterans standing up for their gay comrade in arms. The ad,Read more >>

Introducing One Colorado’s New Development Director: Willie Recht

We’re pleased to announce Willie Recht as the new Development Director of One Colorado! Willie comes to our organization with an incredible breadth of experience. Most recently, Willie served as Manager of Donor Relations & Women’s Philanthropy for JEWISHColorado (formerly the Allied Jewish Federation). While there, he worked with top professional and lay leadership to growRead more >>