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MAKE A DIFFERENCE

Alleviate child hunger

FULFILL A DREAM

Fund scholarships for local students

IMPROVE OUR COMMUNITY

$12.5 million in grants since inception

OUR HOME, OUR COMMUNITY

Together, we can make a difference

Connecting People Who Care with Causes that Matter

Celebrating 20 years of service, Western Colorado Community Foundation is a tax-exempt charity, comprised of many funds established by separate donors. Based on the philanthropic model of endowed funds invested to grow over the long-term, with the earnings available annually for charitable giving, WCCF pools funds to provide sustained long term support for our region through grants, scholarships and more.

2019 Showcase

2019 Showcase

As we go into 2020, enjoy a look back at our 2019 Showcase, a glimpse at some of the projects that made last year sparkle! Between the new Karis Apartments, St. Mary's Food Recovery program, STRiVE's new Alida's venture, the shiny D51 Snack Stations, Harmony Acres new...

West Elk non-profits receive over $34,000 in grant funding

West Elk non-profits receive over $34,000 in grant funding

The air was filled with anticipation the night of Nov. 15 at the Blue Sage Center for the Arts in Paonia as 10 local non-profit representatives shared their organization’s vision and goals prior to receiving a portion of the $34,375 grant money from the West Elk...

READ THE 2018 ANNUAL REPORT

Our 2018 annual report highlights a year of a significant growth and impact, improving the lives of people and communities in Western Colorado.

 

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CORE Supported this Colorado Gives Day

This year, our new Conservation, Outdoor Recreation and Environment (CORE) Initiative benefits through ColoradoGives donations. The fund provides leadership and financial support for projects that advance the conservation and restoration of natural and working landscapes and the protection and enhancement of natural ecosystems that are important to the quality of life, economy and outdoor recreation in western Colorado. Learn more.

SERVING 7 COUNTIES
IN WESTERN COLORADO

With the help of hundreds of generous donors, WCCF provides funds in health & human services, education, arts and culture, environmental services and more.

 

Our mission is to promote charitable giving, build and manage charitable legacy funds and endowments, and provide grants, scholarships and other resources to benefit the residents and communities of western Colorado

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