Each season, The Denver Post Pen & Podium Series and The Denver Post Community Foundation is proud to recognize the efforts of five deserving nonprofit agencies working to promote literacy in the Metro Denver area. Each of these agencies will be featured throughout the coming season at an author lecture and will receive a grant backstage. The 2017/18 grantees will be announced soon. Congratulations again to the 2016/17 recipients:

The Bridge Project
Colorado Humanities
The Learning Source
Lighthouse Writers Workshop
Family Literacy Program – Metro State University

If you are a 501c3 agency serving the metro Denver area in the area of literacy and would like to be considered for a grant as part of the 2018/19 Pen & Podium Series, please submit an attached letter of introduction by February 3, 2018, describing your agency, and its services to: DPCFgrants@denverpost.com Please include “Pen & Podium Grant and Your Agency” in the subject line.