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$30 million in grants since inception

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Hunger Matters.

Let’s end it in Mesa County, we’ve got a plan…

Our Community Foundation, in partnership with the Mesa County Hunger Alliance, is pleased to release the Mesa County Blueprint to End Hunger, a five-year plan to collectively address hunger in our community.

 

The Mesa County Blueprint to End Hunger is:

  • A community vision that builds upon successful programs and challenges us to do more
  • A strategic collaboration of nonprofits working toward true change
  • A local action plan that everyone can support

 

 
Learn more at endhungermesaco.org

News & Announcements

$110,000 in Grants Awarded for Recovery and Resilience for Youth

$110,000 in Grants Awarded for Recovery and Resilience for Youth

Funding to help youth build back skills after COVID August 30, 2021, Grand Junction, CO – Eighteen nonprofit organizations received a total of $110,000 in grants from the Western Colorado Community Foundation for projects that help youth regain skills and build...

Surface Creek Community Fund seeks local donations

Surface Creek Community Fund seeks local donations

Funding Available BY DON BENJAMIN Wednesday, July 21, 2021 In November 2020, the newly established Surface Creek Community Fund (SCCF) awarded grants to eight local nonprofits. A total of $10,500 was distributed to support community activities which took place in 2020...

Applications Now Open for Local Community Funds

Applications Now Open for Local Community Funds

Funding Available Donors of our Local Community Funds share a connection to the place they live and a commitment to make their community better. These areas do not have a community-wide funding vehicle like a United Way. The Western Colorado Community Foundation has...

READ THE 2020 ANNUAL REPORT

Our 2020 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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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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