Recent News from WCCF…


Grant Funding for Community Food and Hunger Relief Projects

The Community Food and Hunger Relief Projects grant application is now open at wc-cf.org/nonprofits/grantmaking. Review criteria, register and apply. Deadline is July 15, 2018. Funding is made possible through WCCF's community grants fund and generous donors. Our...

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Lunch Lizard Mobile Meals kicks off for summer

Summer is here and students are out of school and that means the Lunch Lizard Mobile Meals program is ready to roll.  Thanks to the Colorado Department of Education for choosing Grand Junction to kick off the Summer Meals program for the entire state!  Thanks to...

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Join our Community Foundation to end hunger

We would like to thank the Daily Sentinel for the excellent coverage of our Mesa County Leadership Forum on Hunger last week and Sunday’s editorial, Let’s End Hunger. People don’t realize it but hunger exists here in Mesa County; one in seven people are hungry...

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Waldeck Nursing Scholarship Now in its 9th Year!

Congratulations to Rebekah Nordstrom, Mesa Valley Community School Class of 2018 graduate on receiving the Waldeck Nursing Scholarship this year.  Rebeckah is the 9th recipient of the Waldeck Nursing Scholarship, managed by our Western Colorado Community Foundation,...

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STEM Grants for 3-D Printers power Solar Car Races

Congratulations Heidi Ragsdale and D51 MESA Club students! Awesome job on the solar-powered car races downtown during Cinco de Mayo. Solar cars utilized parts made from 3-D printers donated by our Community Foundation and the D51 Foundation.  Read the full stories...

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