• Telluride Foundation: Annual Community Grant Application

    4 weeks ago.

    New on-line software provides a more user-friendly application process.   Since its inception in 2000, the Telluride Foundation has provided significant support to our community’s nonprofits through its Community Grant process. From supporting the One to One Mentoring Program, helping…

  • Telluride Foundation: Citizen of the Year, Wendy Brooks

    2 months ago.

    Join the Telluride Foundation for a community celebration honoring Wendy Brooks, 2017 Citizen of the Year. The event takes place Tuesday, August 8, 5 - 7 p.m., at Telluride's Sheridan Opera House. The Telluride Foundation’s Board of Directors held its bi-annual meeting…

  • Telluride Foundation: New On-Demand Ride-Sharing Service Launched

    3 months ago.

     The Telluride Foundation announces innovative “Liberty Mobility Now” launched to help solve regional transportation challenges. Liberty is currently hiring local drivers as well as an Area Manager – based in Telluride – who will be responsible for building and managing the…

  • Telluride Foundation’s Rundola: Registration Open for July 4th Footrace

    3 months ago.

    To start Independence Day off with a BANG, register for the Telluride Foundation’s seventh annual Rundola footrace. The Rundola takes place on July 4, starting at 8 a.m.  The Rundola is an uphill footrace open to anyone who wants to celebrate the holiday…

  • Aronson: The Sound of Music, Harmony Project

    4 months ago.

    Josh Aronson is a long time, part-time Telluride local. Under the umbrella of Aronson Films, Aronson made MTV videos, television pilots, and specials and over 500 commercials before turning to documentaries in 1999. The multi-talented filmmaker is also a high-level amateur concert pianist,…

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

    5 months 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"

    5 months 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

    7 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…

  • SMRC’s Chocolate Lovers’ Fling, 2 /11/17

    8 months ago.

    The 22nd annual Chocolate Lovers’ Fling, a fun-raiser for the San Miguel Resource Center and one of the best parties of the winter season in the Telluride region. The bash features chocolate treats by local chefs, a silent auction, music, dancing,…

  • Telluride Foundation: Launching Local Food Initiative

    8 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

    9 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

    9 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: Awards Over $1 Million In Community Grants

    9 months ago.

    The holiday season is a time for giving, and thanks to the Telluride Foundation’s especially generous donors, 67 regional organizations are receiving grant money. On December 29, the Foundation’s Board of Directors met to finalize its Community Grant awards, one of…

  • Telluride Foundation Hosts Telluride Gives Day, 12/15

    10 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

    10 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

    10 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..…