THE FLEET IS COMPLETE!

Community support for the Lunch Lizard program has been overwhelming and we are happy to announce we have COMPLETED THE FLEET!

THANK YOU!

 

HELPING OUR COMMUNITIES RECOVER AND REBUILD

Together resilient

LEAVE YOUR MARK

Plan your charitable legacy today

MAKE A DIFFERENCE

Alleviate child hunger

IMPROVE OUR COMMUNITY

$30 million in grants since inception

OUR HOME, OUR COMMUNITY

Together, we can make a difference

FULFILL A DREAM

Fund scholarships for local students

HUNGER MATTERS

Let’s end it in Mesa County; we’ve got a plan…

To LEARN MORE click HERE.

 

Celebrating 25 Years… Connecting People Who Care with Causes that Matter

The Western Colorado Community Foundation is thrilled to celebrate our 25th anniversary in 2022! Since 1997, we have been proud to help our donors build and manage their charitable legacy and endowment funds, as well as provide grants, scholarships and leadership to benefit the residents in our seven county region.

In honor of our 25th year, we invite you to join us in Looking Back On 25 Years, to celebrate our Community Foundation’s history, milestones and the people who made it possible.

Follow this page and our plans throughout the year and join us as we celebrate and Dream Forward for the next 25 years!

_______________

Join the Celebration!

Looking back we honor and celebrate our founders who had the vision for a “home-grown” charitable foundation. We are dreaming forward with a vision for the next 25 years – and together we can build a brighter future for Everyone in our community….Join Us!

_______________

Thank you to our Video sponsor         

 

News & Announcements

Funding Available for Substance Use Education, Prevention and Treatment

Funding Available for Substance Use Education, Prevention and Treatment

Overdose deaths in Colorado one of the nation’s highest increases June 10, 2022, Grand Junction, CO – The Brownson Memorial Fund is now accepting applications from nonprofit organizations that address substance use education, prevention, and treatment in Mesa County. ...

Lunch Lizard unveils new food truck to help bring meals to kids

Lunch Lizard unveils new food truck to help bring meals to kids

By Adam Woodbrey Published: May. 13, 2022 at 4:15 PM MDT GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO) - Schools everywhere will soon be adjourning for summer break which means for many kids, daily meals will be harder to come by. In 2015, District 51 and the Western Colorado...

Lunch Lizard receives brand new truck for service this summer

Lunch Lizard receives brand new truck for service this summer

By NATHAN DEAL Nathan.Deal@gjsentinel.com A new and improved version of the Lunch Lizard will soon be hitting the streets. The Western Colorado Community Foundation (WCCF) on Friday presented a $150,000 check to Mesa County Valley School District 51’s Food and...

READ THE 2020 ANNUAL REPORT

Our 2020 annual report highlights a year of a significant growth and impact, improving the lives of people and communities in Western Colorado.

 

Click the cover image to open the report ↓

Check out our Latest Newsletter

Check out our latest e-news issue and sign up below to make sure you don’t miss an issue.

View archived issues of our newsletter here.
Not currently subscribed? Sign up here.

Interested in our Hunger work; subscribe to Hunger Matters

Interested in our Conservation, Outdoor Recreation, and Environment (CORE) work; subscribe to Building CORE Strength

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

– LOCAL COMMUNITY FUNDS & AFFILIATES –

 

2RCF Logo Mt. Callahan Community Fund Logo - Grant Funding Available OCF Eagle County