Del Norte Neighborhood Development Corp. is a nonprofit organization established in 1978 by a group of concerned Highland neighborhood activists, many of whom were parishioners of Our Lady of Guadalupe Church to address the low-income area’s severe housing needs and to create economic development opportunities.

Del Norte has been true to its mission for 31 years.  15 multifamily projects in North Denver have been developed with the effect of providing affordable housing and preserving the neighborhoods historic structures.

Asset Management

Del Norte has a substantial portfolio of 23 individual properties.  This portfolio is one of the main ways that Del Norte accomplishes its mission of creating housing opportunities for low income and special needs populations.

Financial Management and Oversight

Del Norte has an excellent financial management system in place producing timely and accurate financial statements.  Del Norte’s accounting team is knowledgeable and well-trained and has sustained itself for 31 years by minding the business aspects of its work as well as the service-orientation of its mission.

Del Norte Board of Directors

Del Norte’s Board of Directors benefits from a depth of expertise and commitment.

Deborah L. Ortega, President
Brendan Matthias, Secretary
Federico Alvarez, Director
David Cole, Director
Jude Del Hierro, Director
Dolores Moreno, Director
Amber J. Tofaya, Director

Del Norte is committed to ensuring that no individual or organization is excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of its programs, activities or services, or subject to discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex or gender, pregnancy, national origin, ethnicity, age, marital status, familial status, veteran status, mental or physical disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.