2020 Community Grants Opportunity – Youth Outside!

2020 Community Grants Opportunity – Youth Outside!

The Western Colorado Community Foundation (WCCF) 2020 Community Grants for Youth Outside! focuses on youth development through outdoor recreation. WCCF recognizes that youth are under stress across our communities, leading to anxiety, depression, and in extreme cases,...
With 2020 vision, glance back at 2019

With 2020 vision, glance back at 2019

With a great year ahead, take a moment to glance at the year behind: For several years, we have been actively building our local community funds. Last year, we received several significant donations to these funds from community-minded donors. We received our first...
WCCF Scholarships Open!

WCCF Scholarships Open!

Graduating this spring? Going back to school? Considering vocational training? We have scholarships to fit most situations and one common application lets you try out for most of them at once. WCCF manages 38 scholarships which span our seven counties. Presently, all...
2019 Showcase

2019 Showcase

As we go into 2020, enjoy a look back at our 2019 Showcase, a glimpse at some of the projects that made last year sparkle! Between the new Karis Apartments, St. Mary’s Food Recovery program, STRiVE’s new Alida’s venture, the shiny D51 Snack Stations,...
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...