Each season, The Denver Post Pen & Podium Series and The Denver Post Community Foundation are proud to recognize the efforts of five deserving nonprofit agencies working to promote literacy in the metro Denver area. Each of the agencies are recognized at an author lecture and receive a Pen & Podium grant.

the 2022/23 charitable partners are:

Jefferson County Library Foundation
Stories on Stage
Book Trust
Friends of Colorado Talking Book Library

Past Pen & Podium Charitable Partners have Included:

Scholars Unlimited
Reading Partners
Denver Public Library Friends Foundation
Reach Out and Read Colorado
Lighthouse Writers Workshop
Colorado Youth for a Change
Brink! (Tethered by Letters)
Spellbinders Denver