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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 […]

Meet the Localworks Staff  /  Krista Lewis • Executive Director: A seasoned fundraiser, Krista has had the privilege of working and/or volunteering with many wonderful nonprofits in the Denver metro area over the last 20 years — 8 of which were in Jefferson County.  She places high priority on making a positive impact through her […]

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
Meet the Localworks Staff Krista Lewis Executive Director ×Krista Lewis • Executive Director A seasoned fundraiser, Krista has had the privilege of working and/or volunteering with many wonderful nonprofits in the Denver metro area over the last 20 years—8 of which were in Jefferson County. She places high priority on making a positive impact through...

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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
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...

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Board & Governance

Board & Governance
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: Our organization was originally incorporated as Wheat...

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