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 2020/21 charitable partners:

Scholars Unlimited
Reading Partners
Denver Public Library Friends Foundation
Book Trust
Reach Out and Read Colorado

Past Pen & Podium Charitable Partners have Included:

Stories on Stage
Lighthouse Writers Workshop
Jefferson County Library Foundation
Colorado Youth for a Change
Tethered by Letters