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Lunch Lizard unveils new food truck to help bring meals to kids

Lunch Lizard unveils new food truck to help bring meals to kids

By Adam Woodbrey Published: May. 13, 2022 at 4:15 PM MDT GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO) - Schools everywhere will soon be adjourning for summer break which means for many kids, daily meals will be harder to come by. In 2015, District 51 and the Western Colorado...

Lunch Lizard receives brand new truck for service this summer

Lunch Lizard receives brand new truck for service this summer

By NATHAN DEAL Nathan.Deal@gjsentinel.com A new and improved version of the Lunch Lizard will soon be hitting the streets. The Western Colorado Community Foundation (WCCF) on Friday presented a $150,000 check to Mesa County Valley School District 51’s Food and...

Lighthouse Project up and running, expanding

Lighthouse Project up and running, expanding

Our community foundation presented a $100,000 grant for a preventative diversion program called the Lighthouse Project. The funding for this program was gifted through a generous grant from the Ferris Family Fund, a Donor Advised Fund, managed by our Community...

Western Colorado Community Foundation Job Openings

Western Colorado Community Foundation Job Openings

The Western Colorado Community Foundation (WCCF) manages over $115 million in assets and awarded $5 million in grants and scholarships in 2021. This growing charitable foundation is headquartered in Grand Junction, CO and serves seven counties in Western Colorado....

CORE E-News

CORE E-News

Read our full February E-news HERE.  Conservation. Outdoor Recreation. Environment. Our Community Foundation is making a committed effort to expand funding and better support the conservation, restoration, and enhancement of natural ecosystems important to the quality...

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