LEAVE YOUR MARK

Plan your charitable legacy today

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.

Grants to Protect and Enhance the Environment

Grants to Protect and Enhance the Environment

$100,000 in Community Grant Funding Distributed Community Grants for the Environment was our board's designated theme for competitive grants this year. The focus of funding was to encourage recycling and reuse of materials, increase composting, decrease food waste,...

Grant Funding Available Through Local Community Funds

Grant Funding Available Through Local Community Funds

Our Community Foundation is pleased to announce the dates that nonprofits are invited to apply to our Local Community Funds (LCFs).  These funds provide competitive grant funding to specific geographic communities in our region. In 2018, our LCFs distributed nearly...

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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