Community Foundation Plans to Award $14,000 in Grants to Mesa County Organizations

Grant funding for arts and culture organizations in Mesa County is available this year through the Western Colorado Community Fund.  All nonprofits providing arts and cultural programming in Mesa County are eligible to apply and grants can range from $500 to $2,500.  The total amount available for Arts and Culture grants this year is $14,000. The Community Grants Committee of the Western Colorado Community Foundation (WCCF) will review applications and determine awards.

The application deadline is Monday, October 3, 2016.  Applications should be submitted through the WCCF website at, by clicking the “Community Grants tab/Arts and Culture Grants Application.

Grants from the Western Colorado Community Fund are intended to provide seed funding, tackle unmet needs or fill gaps in funding resources across the Western Slope.