About Us

In the beginning, we were Wheat Ridge 2020 and have been an integral part of our city’s culture for more than ten years.  Now, as our community continues to grow and develop, so too, have we.  We’d like to introduce you to the next step in community engagement and creation in our city: Wheat Ridge […]

Localworks has created profound and lasting change in Wheat Ridge for more than a decade. Founded by City officials and staff in 2005, our non-profit organization has become a force for change, repositioning Wheat Ridge as a vibrant, respected and sought after community […]

The office of Localworks is comprised of a minute staff who hosts between 40 – 60 events every year. Meet the staff and learn about their hobbies, passions, and how they became part of the Localworks family. […]

Governance and Board  /  Chartered in 2005 under the name Wheat Ridge 2020, Localworks is a private, non-profit, corporation with diverse members. Localworks is volunteer powered, staff supported and board directed. There is an annual meeting each year and members vote on a slate of board nominees. Our organization was originally incorporated as Wheat […]

Our Team

Our Team
our team               Jeremy Schwartz, jschwartz@wearelocalworks.org Community Programs Manager Jeremy is a native of the Boston area, has lived in Colorado for a little over 10 years, and has been active in the Wheat Ridge community since moving here in 2014. In addition to volunteering for Localworks, he’s a...

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Our Impact

Our Impact
Localworks has created profound and lasting change in Wheat Ridge for more than a decade. Founded by City officials and staff in 2005, our non-profit organization has become a force for change, repositioning Wheat Ridge as a vibrant, respected and sought after community model. We’ve worked hard to develop and grow the City while retaining...

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About Localworks

About Localworks
Our Mission Localworks is advancing Wheat Ridge as a vibrant and sustainable community. Our Vision A movement of citizens actively engaged in shaping and sustaining the community. Through the following core values all our work is informed and shaped by these values: Community: Empowering, Influencing, Connecting, Inclusive, Transparent, Creative Catalyst for Revitalization: Innovative support for...

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Board & Governance

Board & Governance
governance & board Localworks, Wheat Ridge, CO Governance and Board Chartered in 2005 under the name Wheat Ridge 2020, Localworks is a private, non-profit, corporation with diverse members. Localworks is volunteer powered, staff supported and board directed. There is an annual meeting each year and members vote on a slate of board nominees. Articles of Incorporation:...

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