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...
Bray Cares Foundation Grants $20,500 – Daily Sentinel Article

Bray Cares Foundation Grants $20,500 – Daily Sentinel Article

The newly formed Bray Cares Foundation gave out its first grant awards last week, doling out $20,500. The foundation was created earlier this year as a way for Bray Real Estate to help address housing-related needs in the Grand Valley. Six local organizations were...
Mt. Callahan Community Fund – Grant Opportunity

Mt. Callahan Community Fund – Grant Opportunity

The Mt. Callahan Community Fund  was established in 2002, by local community leaders to benefit the people in communities from Parachute to Battlement Mesa. WHO IS ELIGIBLE Qualified organizations are invited to apply to the Mt. Callahan Community Fund. Applicants...
Garfield RE-2 not Monkeying around with Nutritious Food

Garfield RE-2 not Monkeying around with Nutritious Food

New Meal Monkey truck making the rounds in Garfield County Drivers in the Garfield Re-2 School District may be doing double takes with the roll-out of the new Meal Monkey food truck. Thanks to $57,800 in grants from the Western Colorado Community Foundation (WCCF) and...
Grants to Protect and Enhance the Environment

Grants to Protect and Enhance the Environment

$100,000 in Community Grant Funding Distributed Community Grants for the Environment was our board’s designated theme for competitive grants this year. The focus of funding was to encourage recycling and reuse of materials, increase composting, decrease food...