Partners

The City of Lakewood partners with resource organizations from across the region in order to support and assist existing, expanding and relocating businesses. These partner organizations help Lakewood’s Economic Development Division address business needs in the areas of:

 

Small Business Assistance                           Economic Development     Access to Capital
Networking and Community Involvement Workforce Development and Training    Neighborhood Organizations
International Trade Utililties  

 

Small Business Assistance

Jefferson County Business Resource Center
1667 Cole Blvd, Suite 400
Lakewood, CO 80401
Phone: 303-996-8976
Website: www.jeffcobrc.org 

Small Business Development Center
1667 Cole Blvd, Suite 400
Lakewood, CO 80401
Phone: 303-620-8076
Website: www.denversbdc.org

Denver SCORE
721 19th Street, Suite 426
Denver, CO 80202
Phone: 303-844-3985
Website: www.denver.score.org 

Small Business Administration
Colorado District Office
721 19th Street, Suite 426
Denver, CO 80202
Phone: 303-844-2607
Website: www.sba.gov


Economic Development

Jefferson County Economic Development Corporation
1667 Cole Blvd, Suite 400
Lakewood, CO 80401
Phone: 303-202-2965
Web: www.jeffco.org

Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation
1445 Market Street
Denver, CO 80202
Phone: 303-620-8092
Web: www.metrodenver.org

Colorado Office of Economic Development & International Trade
1625 Broadway, Suite 2700
Denver, CO 80202
Phone: 303-892-3840
Web: www.advancecolorado.com

Downtown Colorado, Inc.
240 S. Broadway, Suite 201
Denver, CO 80209
Phone: 303-282-0625
Web: www.downtowncoloradoinc.org

Access to Capital

Colorado Enterprise Fund
1888 Sherman Street, #530
Denver, CO 80203
Phone: 303-860-0242
Web: www.coloradoenterprisefund.org

Colorado Housing & Finance Authority
1981 Blake Street
Denver, CO 80202
Phone: 303-297-2432
Web: www.chfainfo.com

Colorado Lending Source
518 17th Street, #1800
Denver, CO 80202
Phone: 303-657-0010
Web: www.coloradolendingsource.org

Colorado Office of Economic Development & International Trade
1625 Broadway, Suite 2700
Denver, CO 80202
Phone: 303-892-3840
Web: www.advancecolorado.com

Rocky Mountain Microfinance Institute
2980 Curtis Street
Denver, CO 80205
Phone: 720-941-5037
Web: www.rmmfi.org

Small Business Administration
Colorado District Office
721 19th Street, Suite 426
Denver, CO 80202
Phone: 303-844-2607
Website: www.sba.gov

Neighborhood Organizations


Visit the City’s Neighborhood Organizations

Utilities

Xcel Energy
5460 W. 60th Ave.
Arvada, CO 80003
Phone: 303-425-3944
Website: www.xcelenergy.com

 

Networking and Community Involvement

West Chamber Serving Jefferson County
1667 Cole Blvd, Suite 400
Lakewood, CO 80401
Phone: 303-233-5555
Website: www.westchamber.org

Alameda Gateway Community Association
275 S. Sheridan Blvd, Unit 108
Lakewood, CO 80226
Phone: 303-274-1807
Website: www.gatewayguide.info
Monthly meetings: 7:30 am, 1st Wednesday of the month, various locations

Alameda Corridor Business Improvement District
275 S. Sheridan Blvd, Unit 108
Lakewood, CO 80226
Phone: 303-274-1807
Website: www.gatewayguide.info

Applewood Business Association
PO Box 5177
Wheat Ridge, CO 80034
Website: www.applewoodbusiness.com
Monthly meetings:  11:15 am, second Thursday of the month, Rolling Hills CC

South Lakewood Business Association
PO Box 150473
Lakewood, CO 80215
Website: www.slcoba.org  email:slbainfo@yahoo.com
Monthly meeting: 7:30 am, Lakeview Senior Living Center, 1st Tuesday of the month

West Colfax Community Association
1560 Teller St.
Lakewood, CO 80214
Phone: 303-275-3434
Website: www.westcolfax.org
Monthly meeting: 7:30 am, Lakewood-West Colfax BID offices,  3rd Wednesday of the month

Lakewood-West Colfax Business Improvement District
1560 Teller St.
Lakewood, CO 80214
Phone: 303-275-3434
Website: www.westcolfax.org

40 West Arts District
Website: www.40westarts.org
Website: www.40westarts.org  


Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce
1445 Market Street
Denver, CO 80202
Phone: 303-534-8500
Website: www.denverchamber.org

 

Workforce Development/Training

Jefferson County Workforce Center
3500 Illinois Street
Golden, CO 80401
Phone: 303-271-4700
Website: www.jeffcoworkforce.org

Rocky Mountain Education Center
13300 West Sixth Avenue
Lakewood, CO 80228
Phone: 303-914-6420
Website: www.rmecosha.com

Red Rocks Community College
13300 West Sixth Avenue
Lakewood, CO 80228
Phone: 303-914-6600
Website: www.rrcc.edu

Colorado School of Mines
1500 Illinois Street
Golden, CO 80401
Phone: 303-273-3000
Website: www.mines.edu

University of Colorado at Boulder – Career Services
Career Services, 133 UCB
Boulder, CO 8030-0133
Phone: 303-492-4123
Website: careerservices.colorado.edu

 

International Trade

Colorado Office of Economic Development & International Trade
1625 Broadway, Suite 2700
Denver, CO 80202
Phone: 303-892-3840
Website: www.advancecolorado.com

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