• Foundation: Rundola, Register Now!

    2 weeks ago.

    Fifth annual Rundola, Telluride’s Fourth of July race. Early Registration fee available until June 5. If you want to start Independence Day with a BANG, then it’s time to register for the Telluride Foundation’s fifth annual Rundola footrace.  The race takes…

  • Register Now: 12th Annual Mountains to Desert Bike Ride

    3 weeks ago.

    Registration opens Monday, April 27, 2015 for September 26, 2015 bike ride, a fundraiser Just For Kids Foundation. Go to www.m2dbikeride.com for specifics about how to register. This year’s Mountains to the Desert Bike Ride (M2D) and the 2nd annual Telluride 200 are slated for…

  • Pryor Engagement: LightHawk Travelogue, Continued

    4 weeks ago.

    Telluride local John Pryor is executive director of LightHawk, the nonprofit dedicated to accelerating conservation success through the powerful perspective of flight. Since his tenure with the company is relatively short – he Joined LightHawk just a year ago– John went on a very exciting expedition to…

  • Pryor Engagement: LightHawk Travelogue

    1 month ago.

    Telluride local John Pryor is CEO of LightHawk, the nonprofit dedicated to accelerating conservation success through the powerful perspective of flight. Since his tenure with the company is relatively short – he Joined LightHawk just a year ago– John went on a very exciting expedition…

  • The Nature Conservancy: Dance of the Sandhill Cranes

    1 month ago.

    “Spring has sprung, The Grass has riz, I wonder where the birdies is? The little bird is on the wing, But that’s absurd!  Because the wing is on the bird!” (Ode to Spring) “For the birds…” "According to Robert Claiborne…

  • Telluride Arts: Small Grant Award Recipients

    2 months ago.

    Each spring, it is with great pleasure and excitement we announce the names of the artists we have selected to be awarded funds through Telluride Arts' Small Grants for Artists program. Small Grants support the innovation, creativity and professional development of individual artists…

  • Telluride Adaptive Sports Program: Rockin' at the Opera, 3/6/2015

    2 months ago.

    Have you seen a wounded Veteran skiing with someone in a blue jacket out on a black run on the Telluride mountain? How about a special needs kid from the reservation having a ball on Double Cabins? Or a young…

  • Telluride Foundation: Innovation Grant from Blackstone Foundation

    2 months ago.

    Telluride Foundation awarded Innovation Grant from the Blackstone Charitable Foundation to support entrepreneurship The Blackstone Charitable Foundation awarded the Telluride Foundation a grant through the third annual Blackstone Innovation Grants Program. The $125,000 grant, part of the $3 million Blackstone…

  • Telluride AIDS Benefit: Where Your $$$ Go

    3 months ago.

    Note: If you failed to score tickets for the fashion show, there is yet another opportunity to watch the action and be inspired to give. The Town of Mountain Village plans to air the Gala live – on Mountain Village Cable Channel 15 and online at townofmountainvillage.com/video – Saturday, February…

  • Telluride Foundation: New Website & Communications Strategy

    4 months ago.

    Board Adopts New Mission, Values, and Approves Community Grants The Telluride Foundation Board of Directors’ recent bi-annual meeting produced a flurry of actions and updates that will create significant and lasting positive community impacts. The board’s actions included approving $949,750…

  • Telluride Venture Accelerator Announces Winners

    4 months ago.

    Five Companies Selected for 2015 Accelerator Class Telluride Venture Accelerator (TVA), an initiative of the Telluride Foundation, announced  the five winning companies slated to participate in its 2015 five month accelerator program. TVA is a Telluride-based, mentor driven program focused…

  • Telluride Foundation: 2015 Grants Announced

    4 months ago.

    The Telluride Foundation has granted over $35 million since its inception. This year, 79 regional organizations received money. Seventy-nine nonprofits will ring in the new year with the news they received a Community Grant from the Telluride Foundation. In its 13th year…

  • Telluride Gives: Big Bucks Raised for Nonprofits

    5 months ago.

    $104,946.50 for 59 community nonprofits in 36 hours! Starting December 12, 2014, the Telluride Foundation and regional nonprofit organizations united  for a 36-hour online giving campaign, Telluride Gives, to benefit local needs. Donors were able to search for and choose a nonprofit…

  • Telluride Foundation: Telluride Gives!

    5 months ago.

    Telluride Foundation hosts 4th annual Telluride Gives Day. $15,000 in match money possible   On December 13, 2014 or 12.13.14, the Telluride Foundation and local nonprofit organizations want to prove that giving is local. Telluride Give’s goal: every full-time, part-time resident…

  • Nonprofit Financial Health & Telluride Gives

    6 months ago.

    Executive Director Breakfast on “Best Practices for Nonprofit Financial Health," Thursday December 4, 8:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m., at the Telluride Ski & Snowboard Clubhouse, base of Lift 7, 300 Mahoney Dr, C4.   Paul Major, President & CEO of…

  • Telluride Foundation: Davis Fansler

    7 months ago.

    Telluride Foundation board member Davis Fansler appointed by Colorado Governor to Colorado Health Benefits exchange Board of Directors, replacing board member Richard Betts Davis Fansler, a former mayor of the Mountain Village and current Vice Chair and head of the grants Committee for…