Grant Funding Available Through Local Community Funds

Grant Funding Available Through Local Community Funds

Our Community Foundation is pleased to announce the dates that nonprofits are invited to apply to our Local Community Funds (LCFs).  These funds provide competitive grant funding to specific geographic communities in our region. In 2018, our LCFs distributed nearly...
Bray Cares Foundation – Grant Funding Opportunity

Bray Cares Foundation – Grant Funding Opportunity

The Western Colorado Community Foundation (WCCF) in partnership with the Bray Cares Foundation is pleased to announce a new grant opportunity to address housing related needs in our community. The Bray Cares Foundation application process will open on August 1, 2019...
Trutta Fund to Support Veterans – Grant Opportunity

Trutta Fund to Support Veterans – Grant Opportunity

Funding Available for Organizations Serving Veterans in Mesa and Delta Counties The Western Colorado Community Foundation (WCCF) in partnership with the Trutta Fund to Support Veterans is pleased to announce a new grant opportunity to address the needs of veterans and...
Remembering Tillie – Tilman M. Bishop

Remembering Tillie – Tilman M. Bishop

Long-time community leader Tillie Bishop passed away last month at the age of 86. Many hundreds of people attended a memorial service for Tillie, hosted by CMU, on June 25th. Appropriate tribute was paid to his many legislative accomplishments and his huge commitment...
Celebrating Milestone Birthdays

Celebrating Milestone Birthdays

Long-time donor advisors, Bernie and Mary Beth Buescher, celebrate their 70th birthdays soon, one in June and one in July.  “Together, we are 140 years old this year!” laughs Bernie. The Bueschers recently reviewed their estate plans and realized two...
Identifying Issues Developing Solutions

Identifying Issues Developing Solutions

WCCF is pleased to be included in this season’s issue of Spoke + Blossom: “Summer is childhood’s dreamtime, a three-month idyll, a respite from schoolwork, with long days made for simple pleasures. At least that’s the ideal. For many children,...