Urban Arts Fund and Denver Health Outpatient Behavioral Health Services Partnership

Denver’s Urban Arts Fund (UAF) was initiated as a graffiti prevention program. In 2017, the UAF was expanded to develop programming partnerships that focus on community building and social change, addressing diversity, equity, and inclusiveness values.

El Fondo de Arte Urbano de Denver (UAF) comenzó como un programa de prevención de grafiti. En 2017, UAF se expandió para incorporar programas de cooperación enfocados en desarrollo comunitario y en cambio social, basados en los valores de diversidad, equidad e inclusividad.

Urban Arts Fund at the Methadone Clinic 

In Fall 2017, artist Frank Garza worked with Denver Health Outpatient Behavioral Health Services (OBHS) patients and staff to create a series of murals inspired by messages of hope, healing and transformation. 

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