Trutta Fund Grants Available

Trutta Fund Grants Available

Grants Available for Organizations Serving Veterans Mesa and Delta County organizations encouraged to apply June 15, 2020, Grand Junction, CO – The Trutta Fund to Support Veterans is now accepting applications for grant funding as of June 15, 2020. Eligible...
“Zooming” Through 2020 Scholarship Season – June Enews

“Zooming” Through 2020 Scholarship Season – June Enews

Read our June Enews! 93 Students Awarded $822,700 in Scholarships Scholarship season was in full swing in mid-March, with over 200 applications submitted to our 38 funds. Then the stay-at-home order went into effect and staff proceeded to work from home – which...
Virtual Canned Food Drive Update

Virtual Canned Food Drive Update

Since its launch in early April, the Virtual Canned Food Drive has raised nearly $40,000 from over 170 donors. The first two rounds of grants (totaling $36,000) are already helping to feed our neighbors. Our immediate goal is to raise an additional $10,000, bringing...
COVID-19 “Relief Check” Offers a Chance to Pay it Forward

COVID-19 “Relief Check” Offers a Chance to Pay it Forward

Soon, many households will receive a check from the IRS to lessen the impact of COVID-19 on our lives. Some are financially secure, and home is a safe place. That’s not the reality for others, and that’s why we’re encouraging those who can to donate their payment to...
Our Community Foundation’s COVID-19 Response

Our Community Foundation’s COVID-19 Response

The Western Colorado Community Foundation understands the immediate and developing needs in our communities due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and the lingering impacts it will have, long after the health crisis is over. We want our neighbors and community members to know...
Virtual Canned Food Drive

Virtual Canned Food Drive

Many of our friends and neighbors are finding themselves out of work due to the COVID-19 crisis. Local food pantries are seeing a huge increase in the demand for food, while at the same time having to reorganize their operations to drive-through and mobile delivery in...