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MAKE A DIFFERENCE

Alleviate child hunger
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FULFILL A DREAM

Fund scholarships for local students
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IMPROVE OUR COMMUNITY

$12.5 million in grants since inception
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OUR HOME, OUR COMMUNITY

Together, we can make a difference
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Connecting People Who Care with Causes that Matter

Celebrating 20 years of service, Western Colorado Community Foundation is a tax-exempt charity comprised of many funds established by separate donors. Based on the philanthropic model of endowed funds invested to grow over the long-term, with the earnings available annually for charitable giving, WCCF pools funds to provide sustained long term support for our region through grants, scholarships and more.

WCCF Highlights 2017: $3.5 million in grants and scholarships!

2017 was our 20th anniversary and another year of tremendous growth for our regional Community Foundation! Highlights from our year include $5.3 million in donations and $3.5 million in grants and scholarships awarded - a 40% increase from 2016. 17 new donor funds...

RAFT-on-Wheels brings STEM Training and Materials to Montrose

Resource Area for Teachers (RAFT), a WCCF 20th Anniversary Impact Grantee, brought their RAFT-on-Wheels mobile teacher training to Montrose last week.  In addition to hands-on tools and ideas to help teachers foster problem-solving, inquiry-based learning for their...

Central High School earns national STEM education certification

Congratulations to Phil Johnston and the CHS STEM Academy team for being the FIRST Colorado school campus to gain certification from the National Institute of STEM Education!  WCCF is proud to support this effort with grants for Chromebooks and renovation of the CHS...

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SERVING 7 COUNTIES
IN WESTERN COLORADO

With the help of hundreds of generous donors, WCCF provides funds in health & human services, education, arts and culture, environmental services and more.

 

Our mission is to promote charitable giving, build and manage charitable legacy funds and endowments, and provide grants, scholarships and other resources to benefit the residents and communities of western Colorado

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