The Denver Green Jobs Initiative (DGJI) only served residents of northeast Denver* (see below listing of neighborhoods). Women, minorities, high-school dropouts, veterans (including spouses), ex-offenders, and individuals who were homeless were encouraged to apply.
Candidates enrolling in DGJI must have shown a current, state-issued ID and a social security card, in addition to meeting other pre-enrollment requirements such as assessments, a background check and drug testing.
*Eligibility was limited to residents of these neighborhoods:
- Elyria Swansea
- Five Points
- Green Valley Ranch
- Northeast Park Hill
- North Park Hill