West Elk non-profits receive over $34,000 in grant funding

West Elk non-profits receive over $34,000 in grant funding

The air was filled with anticipation the night of Nov. 15 at the Blue Sage Center for the Arts in Paonia as 10 local non-profit representatives shared their organization’s vision and goals prior to receiving a portion of the $34,375 grant money from the West Elk...
Community Grants for the Environment

Community Grants for the Environment

The Western Colorado Community Foundation (WCCF) announces a new funding opportunity opening June 17, 2019. The Foundation directs its discretionary grant funds to address different needs each year. This year’s focus is the environment, in support of the Foundation’s...
New Trutta Fund Will Make Grants to Veteran Service Organizations

New Trutta Fund Will Make Grants to Veteran Service Organizations

Last year, our Community Foundation started working with a new donor when he established a donor-advised fund to support a number of local organizations. The donor, who wants to remain anonymous, made a significant contribution to the Western Region One Source Center...
$10,000 WCCF Grant Helps Fund Fish Hatchery at Palisade High School

$10,000 WCCF Grant Helps Fund Fish Hatchery at Palisade High School

Story by KATIE LANGFORD/The Daily Sentinel                            Plans to build an endangered fish hatchery at Palisade High School are one step closer to reality. Students and staff raised $25,000 to convert an outbuilding into a new home for 500 razorback...