Welcome to aya foundation

Creating a Vibrant Community of Black Entrepreneurs, Professionals, and Leaders

Why AYA?

At AYA (eye-uh) Foundation, we believe that closing inequities across the economy is not just about rectifying historic wrongs; it’s about shaping a dynamic future. We recognize the untapped well of talent within the Black community in Colorado and are dedicated to unlocking its full potential for the benefit of all Americans.

Emphasizing the transformative power of collaboration, AYA Foundation is dedicated to empowering the Black community in Colorado through strategic partnerships and collaborations with like-minded organizations. Our commitment extends to providing unparalleled access to opportunities, essential resources, and extensive networks. Focused on fostering an environment where individuals not only survive but thrive, AYA supports aspiring entrepreneurs, empowers business owners, and champions personal growth within the Black community. 

Join us on this transformative journey towards a more equitable and prosperous future. 

Our Unique Value Proposition

Deeply rooted in the community, AYA Foundation is dismantling the racial wealth gap in Colorado. We are empowering Black entrepreneurs with transformative resources, culturally responsive education, and unprecedented access to capital, paving the way for generational wealth and economic liberation.

Dismantling Financial Barriers

We provide startup capital grants and credit repair services, confronting economic barriers and creating pathways to financial success.

Culturally Responsive Education

Our authentic coaching programs and bookkeeping training create a safe space to discuss challenges and build resilience, empowering entrepreneurs to succeed.

Community and Capital Access

We cultivate a powerful community of support and develop groundbreaking programs to help Black entrepreneurs shatter capital access barriers, building a movement towards economic justice.

What’s New

Upcoming Events & Workshops
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1031 33rd St. Denver, CO 80205

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Here’s how you can contact us for any questions or concerns.

8:00am – 04:00pm
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