Heroism doesn’t always happen in a burst of glory.
Sometimes small triumphs and large hearts change the course of history.
Diverse Fort Collins elevates the voices of people who live, work, and play in our community.
In partnership with Diverse Fort Collins, Northern Colorado Writers will continue our work in sharing diverse voices.
Want to share your story? We’d love to hear from you! We focus on those who are from historically underrepresented communities and identities.
Read Community Voices by your friends and neighbors, and consider submitting your own story. Review guidelines.
Read guest commentaries by:
Diane Jones “Transitioned”
Karen Wong-Brown “The Evolution of An Immigrant’s Dream”
Bridgett Neff-Hickman “The Colors of Our Rainbow”
Judge Juan G. Villaseñor “Larimer County’s First Latino District Court Judge”
Teresa R. Funke “Reclaiming My Heritage”
Thank you to DFC Advisory Committee Co-Chair Teresa Funke and NCW Director Amy Rivers for facilitating this collaboration!
Spanish Conversation Groups
Join free Spanish Conversation Groups coordinated by community members at 5:30 p.m. on 1st Wednesdays via Zoom and 3rd Wednesdays in person.
To learn more, email DiverseFoCo@gmail.com with “Spanish Group” in the subject line.
Contribute to Our Resource Lists for BIPOC-owned Businesses and Nonprofits
Know of a local BIPOC-owned business, nonprofit, or resource? Email DiverseFoCo@gmail.com to offer suggestions for the following pages:
Fort Collins History
What People Say About Diverse Fort Collins
Every community needs a Diverse Fort Collins so we can learn, educate, and empower one another with open hearts, and be compassionate to everything around us.
– Karen Wong-Brown
Diverse Fort Collins History
Read about how it all began:
Founder’s Welcome Message
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Diverse Fort Collins is a volunteer-driven community project. We connect people with resources and each other.