A Year to Celebrate

A Year to Celebrate

Our 2016 Annual Report is now available. 2016 was a year of tremendous growth leading into our 20th Anniversary celebrations for 2017.  Click here to read about our grantmaking, scholarships, donors and...
Summer Projects Funded by Our Community Foundation

Summer Projects Funded by Our Community Foundation

Fruit and vegetable growing is in full swing at CSU’s Research Station on Orchard Mesa. Local nonprofit Grow Another Row and its new partner organization, Colorado State University Extension Program, are working together to involve the community in growing and...
Special 20th Anniversary Initiative Announced

Special 20th Anniversary Initiative Announced

In celebration of our 20th anniversary year, a handful of $20,000 grants will be awarded in 2017 to new, creative projects designed to improve the quality of life in western Colorado. We are looking to support what we call “impact projects.” Projects...
Tim Schultz Fund Established

Tim Schultz Fund Established

A surprise announcement that was kept secret right up to the moment it was made at our anniversary luncheon, the Boettcher Foundation revealed the establishment of a $200,000 endowment fund in Tim Schultz’s name. Tim is a native of Grand Junction, where he grew...
Learn about Agency Endowments!

Learn about Agency Endowments!

Is a nonprofit that you are involved with interested in exploring an endowment? Our Community Foundation will be hosting a free brown bag lunch program in the next several weeks. Endowments 101: Are You Ready to Consider an Endowment?  This 30-minute presentation will...