Recent News from WCCF…


Support for Central High School’s Expanding Robotics Program

Four years ago, Central High School launched a STEM Academy, a specialized program within the high school open to students across Mesa County School District interested in a career in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math). The program has grown steadily...

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West Middle School’s MESA program supported with $5,000 grant

West Middle School teacher Heidi Ragsdale loves turning her students on to science - both in her 8th grade science classroom and in her after-school program. MESA stands for Math, Engineering and Science Achievement and draws 50 West Middle School students to...

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Building Blocks for STEM – Supply Drive For Our Schools

Community Foundation organizes drive to collect supplies for schools. Time and again, we see our community respond generously to collection drives for canned food or back-to-school supplies. We are organizing something new: a community collection for LEGO and K'NEX...

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Grant Opportunities for Nonprofits

See these links for upcoming local, state and regional grant opportunities, including The Mesa County Small Grants Fund, Western Colorado Health Fund and the Ouray County Community Fund, managed by our Western Colorado Community Foundation.   WCCF Ouray County...

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