Get Involved

The Institute builds community through volunteerism, fundraising events, and networking opportunities. It takes the support of our life sciences ecosystem to cultivate and diversify Colorado’s life sciences workforce, from classroom, to campus, to career.
Volunteer Opportunities

The Institute relies on volunteers to support our classroom, campus, and career programs. Volunteerism supports employee engagement, deepening professionals’ ties to the community with the opportunity to give back.

Fundraising Events
Fundraising Events

Our fundraising events bring the community together to financially support The Institute’s work. From fundraising drives to networking opportunities, there are a number of ways to connect and contribute.

get involved

Volunteer Opportunities

There are a number of ways to get involved with The Institute:

  • Mentor a student
  • Host a teacher from the Research Experience for Teachers Program
  • Give a tour of your site, office, or facility to students
  • Share your expertise at an event or training program
  • Become a P-TECH sponsoring partner company
  • Sponsor an event or program

Want more details on participation or sponsorship? Contact Janie Butler, Institute Program Manager.

Get Involved
Connect and contribute

Fundraising Events

Colorado Gives Day

The state’s largest 24-hour giving event.

Colorado Gives Day is the state’s largest 24-hour giving event, raising more than $362 million for Colorado since it began in 2010. Each December, Coloradans come together with the common goal to strengthen the community by helping to power nonprofits. Community First Foundation and FirstBank partner to make this day rewarding for givers, nonprofits and the community as a whole.

Donate to The Institute during Colorado Gives Day to take advantage of incentive funds that make your donation go further.

Donate Now
Life Sciences Night of Trivia and Networking

Life Sciences Night of Trivia and Networking

A friendly trivia competition for a good cause.

Create a team of up to six colleagues or co-workers for a friendly competition of trivia that includes pop culture, history, geography, random knowledge and of course, science!

In partnership with Geeks Who Drink, Colorado Life Sciences Night of Trivia and Networking benefits The Institute. It’s an excellent team-building activity, allowing participants to connect with the community in a fun online format with live hosting, scoring and private team discussion rooms.

Sponsorship opportunities are available for this event.

Join Us

BioScience on Tap

An informal and fun networking event held at an area brewery.

Every year, The Institute and our sponsors host BioScience on Tap to raise funds for The Institute’s programs. It’s an informal and fun networking event held at an area brewery.

Join us to meet members of our community, reconnect with colleagues, and support The Institute. Sponsorship opportunities are available.

Join Us
BioScience on Tap
Learn more

Want more details on participation or sponsorship?

Get Involved
Colorado BioScience Institute

Thank You to Our Sponsors and Partners

AGC Biologics
Agilent Technologies
Amgen Foundation
Corden Pharma
Fisher Scientific part of Thermo Fisher Scientific
Fitzsimons Innovation Community
KBI Biopharma
Medtronic Foundation
Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies