Supporting Our Veterans

Supporting Our Veterans

Western Region One Source – Opening Soon.  “One-Stop Shop” to serve veterans, military service members and families.  The new Western Region One Source (WROS) will be completed and open for business by mid-January 2019. This one-stop shop for...
Donor leaves $3 million estate to worthy causes

Donor leaves $3 million estate to worthy causes

Story credit: ERIN McINTYRE for the Daily Sentinel Evelyn Haley lived a full life, but not an extravagant one. She drove the same Toyota Camry for almost 20 years. She had one nice coat, a London Fog. She valued things that lasted. And now the Grand Junction...
$100,000 in Grants to Alleviate Hunger

$100,000 in Grants to Alleviate Hunger

Eighteen organizations receive Community Food and Hunger Relief grants! We are pleased to announce 18 organizations received grant funding to expand work they are doing to alleviate hunger for our most vulnerable citizens in communities across western Colorado. Grants...
Community Foundation Hits $75 Million in Assets!

Community Foundation Hits $75 Million in Assets!

Our Community Foundation is pleased to share exciting news! As of the end of July, our regional foundation reached an important milestone: $75 million in assets! It was less than two and a half years ago we were celebrating $50 million in assets. Notes Mike Sewell,...
Grants Available for West Elk Area Nonprofits

Grants Available for West Elk Area Nonprofits

West Elk nonprofits are encouraged to apply for funding to the West Elk Community Fund, a local community fund, managed by the Western Colorado Community Foundation (WCCF).  All nonprofits serving Paonia, Hotchkiss, Crawford and surrounding communities are eligible to...
Grant Funding Available for Ouray County Nonprofits

Grant Funding Available for Ouray County Nonprofits

Ouray County nonprofits are encouraged to apply for funding to the Ouray County Community Fund, a local community fund, managed by the Western Colorado Community Foundation (WCCF).  All nonprofits serving Ouray County are eligible to apply and grants can range from...