Grants Available for Organizations Serving Veterans

Mesa and Delta County organizations encouraged to apply

June 15, 2020, Grand Junction, CO – The Trutta Fund to Support Veterans is now accepting applications for grant funding as of June 15, 2020. Eligible organizations must be a qualified 501(c)(3), public school, or tax-exempt public service agency providing services within Mesa and/or Delta County.

The Trutta Fund is managed by the Western Colorado Community Foundation and supports organizations that serve veterans and their families. The Fund, named in honor of the USS Trutta SS 421, was established by the donor as a way to support and give back to those who served.

Grant requests should be submitted via our website and the deadline to apply is August 3, 2020.

The Western Colorado Community Foundation serves seven counties in western Colorado, managing charitable funds for community good.  Currently, the Community Foundation manages over 265 charitable funds totaling $80 million in assets and awards over $4.4 million in grants and scholarships annually.