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

    4 days ago.

    Three teams chosen to compete for the $50,000 Innovation Prize. An initiative of Telluride’s very own Pinhead Institute, the Pinhead Climate Institute, is a contender. Public asked to weigh in and help choose the winner. Final pitch event at the Elks Lodge,…

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

    2 weeks 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

    3 weeks 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

    1 month 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: $50K Innovation Contest, Deadline 1/15/17

    1 month 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: Awards Over $1 Million In Community Grants

    1 month 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

    2 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

    2 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: $50M Innovation Prize

    3 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…

  • Three for the Road: Tellurunners to Big Apple Marathon

    4 months ago.

    Help put the wind under the feet of Tellurunners Gabby Anstey McDonald and Robyn Shaw by donating to the Glen Doherty Memorial Foundation. Donate to Gabby here; donate to Robyn here. To support Melissa Ramponi and endangered young people through Team World Vision,…

  • Telluride Foundation: West End Pay It Forward Trust

    5 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"

    6 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 Institute: Major EPA Grant

    8 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…

  • Telluride Foundation: $50,000 in Scholarships to Graduates

    8 months ago.

    Norwood High School senior Brayden Barkemeyer named Neil Armstrong Scholarship recipient. The end of the school year marks an exciting time for high school seniors, and many high-achieving students at Telluride, Norwood, and Nucla high schools were awarded a generous amount…

  • Telluride Foundation: Expanding Regional Entrepreneurial & Innovation Ecosystem

    8 months ago.

    Thea Chase will lead regional effort and Marc Nager will join Telluride Foundation as VP Innovation and Direct TVA. Now in its fourth year, the Telluride Foundation’s award-winning Telluride Venture Accelerator (TVA) is expanding its programs and hiring a new…

  • Telluride Foundation’s July Fourth Rundola: Register Now

    8 months ago.

    Want to start Independence Day off with a BANG? Yes? Then it’s time to register for the Telluride Foundation’s sixth annual Rundola footrace. The race takes place on July 4, starting at 8 a.m. Early bird prices are available through June 10, 10 p.m.…