Entries by Allison Parks

An Open Letter to My Non-Profit Colleagues

Greetings Nonprofiteers! We all know that a strong and vibrant community makes real differences in real lives. That’s why your work to build, sustain, and strengthen our common fabric provides lasting inspiration well beyond the walls of your organizations. As the owner of Conscious Real Estate – the premier Denver residential real estate brokerage that […]

The Conscious Group Donates to the ACLU of Colorado

A champion for the people, the American Civil Liberties Union was born in the years following World War I. During those tumultuous times, many people feared the “spread of Communism” thereby rounding up “radicals” for deportation. To make matters worse, those arrested were treated inhumanely. The situation called for an advocate and the ACLU stepped […]

Conscious Real Estate Donates to MaxFund

Why Is It Called MaxFund? In 1988, Dr. Suro owned a large veterinary practice in the Denver area and worked alongside his wife, program manager. Nanci Suro. The practice was thriving and the couple had just expanded to be a 24-hour practice. Immediately, the Suros discovered they had a “problem” on their hands. What should […]

Conscious Real Estate Donates to Re: Vision

Despite its urban locale, Westwood, a southwest Denver neighborhood has long been economically neglected. A thriving community with over 80 percent of its residents identifying as Latino, Westwood is known for its Mexican fare, Asian market, pho options, parks, bike paths and incredible public art murals. Yet 30 percent of Westwood families live in poverty […]

Conscious Real Estate donates to Project Worthmore

I had some recent transplants move back to Colorado and we found them a wonderful home! After closing, these folks wanted to donate to a nonprofit that benefits refugees. After researching some organizations, they selected Project Worthmore located in Aurora. Project Worthmore provides programs that foster community, self-sufficiency and increase quality of life among Denver-area […]