Colorado African Organization (Denver, CO)


  • Name:George Brown
  • Title:Executive Director

Organization Address

  • Organization Name:Colorado African Organization
  • Address:6795 East Tennessee Ave.
    Suite 250
    Denver, CO 80224
    United States

Organization Phone

  • Main phone:3039537060

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  • Mission:
  • Founded in 2003 by a group of African immigrants, the Colorado African Organization is a Denver-based nonprofit (501c3) with the mission to provide services that advance the cause of integration among immigrants and refugees,

  • Overview:
  • Utilizing a very successful community navigator model, and offering programs in health education and awareness, parent engagement in schools, social integration, and ESL and citizenship, CAO seeks to expand the level of education, self-sufficiency, and empowerment among refugees and immigrants from throughout the world.

  • History:
  • Knowing firsthand the struggles of newcomer populations, the CAO founders wanted to create an organization that could help minimize the challenges for others arriving after them. CAO now sees hundreds of people each week through all of our programs outlined above. While we endeavor to help all who need our services, our primary populations include refugees and immigrants from Somalia, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Congo, Sudan, Burma, and Bhutan.

  • Year established:2003
  • Endowment:Unknown


  • Executive / Trustee board size:7
  • Advisory board size:
  • Staff size:14


  • Organization type:Grantseeker
  • Country of registration:United States
  • Tax Determination Letter:Received Determination Letter
  • IRS Section:501(c)(3)
  • IRS Subsection:None
  • Tax ID:30-0262458

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IRS Business Master File Information

  • EIN:300262458
  • Sort (Secondary) Name:
  • Care Of Name:% JILL FRICKER
  • Organization Address:6795 E TENNESSEE AVE STE 250
  • Organization City:DENVER
  • Organization State:CO
  • Organization Zip:80224-1667
  • Group Exemption Number:0000
  • Subsection Code:03
  • Classification Code(s):1
  • Subsection/Classification Desc.:Charitable Organization
  • Affiliation Code:3
  • Ruling Date:August, 2006
  • Deductibility Code:1
  • Foundation Code:15
  • Foundation Code Desc.:Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general publicĀ 170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
  • Activity Code(s):
  • Activity Code Desc.(s):
  • Organization Code:1 (Corporation)
  • Exempt Org. Status Code:01 (Unconditional Exemption)
  • Tax Period:December, 2016
  • Filing Requirement Category:01 (990 (all other) or 990EZ return)
  • Accounting Period:December
  • NTEE Code:P84
  • Asset Amount:$156,333
  • Asset Code:4 ($100,000 - $499,999)
  • Income Amount:$686,138
  • Income Code:5 ($500,000 - $999,999)
  • 990 Revenue Amount:$686,138
  • Last Updated:2/25/2018 5:31:28 pm

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