9 News – Word of Thanks with Kyle Clark

Help make a Difference for Western Slope Youth!

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The Western Colorado Community Foundation supports impactful organizations that help at-risk youth (low-income, foster families, LGBTQ, minorities, and those impacted by suicide) build confidence and resilience through organized outdoor activities and mentoring programs.

Donate Now to Western Slope TRY

(Together for Resilient Youth)

Your donation will fund programs that help our youth build confidence and resilience. Thank you for your generosity and much appreciation to Kyle Clark and the team at 9 News Next for highlighting this important issue. The Western Colorado Community Foundation will evenly split 100% of donations raised among the three organizations featured below.



Friends of Youth and Nature (FOYAN) – Art, Action, and Leadership in the Outdoors for youth in Delta and Montrose counties. Eureka! McConnell Science Museum – Gear Up! Cycling program for middle school age boys in Mesa County. YouthZone – Diversion and mentoring programs for at-risk youth in Rifle and Parachute.