News & Media

Venture Philanthropy Safeguards Sustainability

Jan 22 2021

Last month, David and Laura had the honor to share their unique approach to social impact with Inside Philanthropy. Author Ade Adeniji shared the history of generational giving which helped formed a strong foundation for David and Laura’s attitude toward their role in society. A role they see as truly making a sustainable difference for […]

What’s Happening: The Denver Post Features Black Cube

Jan 13 2021

The Denver Post recognized Black Cube‘s unique nomadic approach to contemporary art as the nonprofit celebrates its’ five-year anniversary. Author Ray Mark Rinaldi highlighted the due to Black Cube’s ability to be nimble without the confines of gallery walls, the organization is able to bring ambitious artworks to new, sometimes odd locations, encouraging the public […]

Letter to Biden Administration Regarding Child Care

Jan 08 2021

We proudly stand by other advocacy organizations to ask President-Elect Biden to ensure affordable, accessible and high quality child care for all. Read the letter we sent in December outlining specific ways the new administration can properly support children. Dear President-Elect Biden, We respectfully urge you to support improving access to affordable, high-quality child care […]

Child Care Down Payment

Dec 29 2020

December 29 by Sue Renner, Executive Director of the David and Laura Merage Foundation Colorado will receive approximately $123M to shore up the child care sector from the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021. The total national child care appropriation of $10 billion will provide essential pandemic related relief for the child care sector, however this […]