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By donating today, you can support Colorado’s first Black-serving and Black-led operating community foundation.

We have three main buckets of costs: expenses for our training and mentorship programs, our grant making program, and scaling our operations.

Interested in Our Programming?

Interested in Our Programming? Complete our Interest Form to tell us more about yourself and your business goals. Our offerings include ‘Jumpstart My Biz’ for early-stage business success and ‘Nav to Connect’ for personalized business coaching and advisory. After you fill out the form, we’ll get in touch to discuss the best options for you. Feel free to share this with your network to help spread the word!

Partner With Us

We are always looking for opportunities to partner and collaborate with other organizations to provide learning or networking opportunities for the community. if you are a business owner, professional or community leader and are interested in providing pro-bono support, please reach out!


We uphold the highest standards of transparency; our Form 990s are readily available for review, allowing you to fully understand our operations and contributions. For questions, please contact our CEO, Benny Samuels.

AYA Form 990 2022
AYA Form 990 2021

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