• Telluride Foundation: Your Candidate for 2017 Citizen of the Year

    3 weeks ago.

    The Telluride Foundation’s annual Citizen of the Year Award recognizes exceptional community members, who give unselfishly for the greater good of the region. The Foundation is now soliciting nominations from the general public for the 2017 honoree. Nomination form is posted here. Nominations are due…

  • Opera House: "A Year With Frog & Toad, KIDS"

    3 weeks ago.

    Telluride's Sheridan Opera House's Young People's Theater announces a production of "A Year With Frog & Toad, KIDS" live at the historic Sheridan Opera House, Friday, May 5- Sunday, May 7, 2017, 6 p.m. nightly. The program stars 29 kids in…

  • Foundation: 3 Teams to Compete for $50K Innovation Prize

    2 months ago.

    Last month, the Telluride Foundation chose three finalists out of the eight heavyweights who applied to compete for its brand new $50,000 Innovation Prize. An initiative of Telluride’s very own Pinhead Institute, the brand new Pinhead Climate Institute, is the only regional contender. At this special…

  • Telluride Foundation: 2017 Telluride Venture Accelerator Kicks Off

    2 months ago.

    The Telluride Foundation invites the greater Telluride community to attend the kick-off of the 2017 Telluride Venture Accelerator. Event takes place Wednesday, March 8, 5 - 7:30 p.m. at the Liberty, 121 South Fir Street (under Over the Moon). Five companies and…

  • Telluride Foundation: Launching Local Food Initiative

    3 months ago.

    Due to the increased interest in a local food economy and the need to improve access for low income residents to healthy food, the Telluride Foundation is launching a new Local Food Initiative targeting the San Miguel watershed communities of Norwood, Naturita,…

  • Telluride Arts: Small Grant Applications Open

    4 months ago.

    Telluride Arts is now accepting applications for the 2017 Small Grants for Artists program. Funding is available up to $2000 for individual artist projects, group projects, professional development, and artist-to-artist workshops. The deadline to apply is March 1 at 5…

  • Telluride Foundation: Federal Grant for Regional Start-ups

    4 months ago.

    Telluride Foundation awarded a major federal grant to develop investment funding for regional start-up businesses. The Telluride Foundation was recently awarded a $150,000 “Seed Fund Support” grant from the Economic Development Administration’s Regional Innovation Strategies (RIS) Program. Selected as one…

  • Telluride Foundation: $50K Innovation Contest, Deadline 1/15/17

    4 months ago.

    Telluride Foundation seeks ideas to improve the quality of life in the Telluride Region;$50,000 Innovation Prize. Proposals due by Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017. 5 p.m. (MST). The deadline for the Telluride Foundation’s “Innovation Prize” contest is rapidly approaching. Anyone with a great…

  • Telluride Foundation Hosts Telluride Gives Day, 12/15

    5 months ago.

    The Telluride Foundation hosts Telluride Gives Day, 12/15/16. To sweeten the pie, there is $10,000 in matching funds for participating nonprofits. Giving commences at midnight on 12.15.16 and ends at 11:59 p.m on 12.15.16.  On December 15, 2016 the Telluride Foundation and…

  • “Three Penny Opera” at The Palm, 12/19

    5 months ago.

    SPARKy and Telluride's The Palm present a rare Christmas treat Monday, December 19, starting at 6 p.m. at The Palm. The event is a screening of the National Theatre of Great Britain’s latest production of  "The Three Penny Opera" by Bertolt…

  • Telluride Foundation: Elaine Fischer, Citizen of the Year

    5 months ago.

    The Telluride Foundation’s Board of Directors held its bi-annual meeting on July 5, 2016 and selected the late Elaine Fischer as the 2016 Outstanding Citizen of the Year. The celebration of her life and work is Tuesday, December 6, 5 - 7 p.m..…

  • Telluride Foundation: $50M Innovation Prize

    6 months ago.

    The Telluride Foundation announces a $50,000 Innovation Prize. A new grant opportunity for creative ideas about improving the Telluride region. Do you have a great idea that would benefit the Telluride community? Ever wanted to implement a project that would make…

  • Telluride Foundation: West End Pay It Forward Trust

    8 months ago.

    West End Pay It Forward Trust close to end-of-year goal, just $2,000 short of their end-of-year goal, thanks to an anonymous donation.   Thanks to an anonymous benefactor, the West End Pay It Forward Trust (PIFT) received a 10,000 donation. The…

  • Telluride Foundation: Workshop, “Taking the Guesswork Out of Communications"

    9 months ago.

    When it comes to nonprofit marketing, one of the most common questions is how often to talk to supporters. Send marketing too often, inundate people and risk having them unsubscribe; not enough and you run the risk they will feel unengaged by your organization. Controlling…

  • Telluride Venture Accelerator: Demo Day, Open to All

    10 months ago.

    Start-Up Accelerator Graduates 4th class on July 1, 2016. To register, please visit www.tellurideva.com. The Telluride Venture Accelerator (TVA), an initiative of the Telluride Foundation, invites the community to come to the final presentations of four start-up ventures from the 2016 class and…

  • Telluride Institute: Major EPA Grant

    11 months ago.

    The Telluride Institute Partners with Arizona State University on Major EPA Grant. Associated workshop is by invitation and will be held June 24 – 26 at the old Deep Creek School at 26 Deep Creek Road, 7 miles west of…