• Telluride Venture Accelerator: Demo Day, Class of 2015

    2 days ago.

    For articles about each company and interviews/podcasts with company founder, please visit us on Telluride Inside.. and Out here.  The Telluride Venture Accelerator (TVA) is entering the final phase of its third year. Launched in the fall of 2012 as an initiative of…

  • Telluride AIDS Benefit: Where 2015 Funds Went

    1 week ago.

    TAB gives away $120,000 to 8 beneficiary organizations in 2015. The Telluride AIDS Benefit gave away $120,000 to eight AIDS treatment and prevention groups in Colorado, Utah, and Africa last week, marking an incredibly successful year for the benefit. “TAB and…

  • Telluride Foundation Workshop: Hiring & Managing Employees & Contractors

    2 weeks ago.

    The Telluride Foundation and Telluride Venture Accelerator  to host workshop on hiring & managing employees & contractors. FREE legal workshop open to nonprofits, businesses, and the general public. Having good employees and contractors is a critical if nonprofit and business organizations are…

  • Telluride Foundation: $53k in Scholarships to Graduating Seniors

    3 weeks ago.

    Ouray high school senior Julia Vann named Neil Armstrong Scholarship Recipient The end of the school year highlights a generous number of scholarships awarded by the Telluride Foundation to Telluride, Norwood, Nucla and Ouray high school students. Scholarships this year…

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

    2 months 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

    2 months 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

    2 months 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…

  • Telluride Foundation: Nominations for Citizen of the Year

    2 months ago.

    Telluride Foundation’s annual award recognizes exceptional community members Who makes our community great? Who are those unsung heroes? The Telluride Foundation created the Outstanding Citizen award to honor individuals who unselfishly make extraordinary contributions to the community. Nominations are now…

  • Telluride Arts: Small Grant Award Recipients

    3 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

    4 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

    4 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 Foundation: Upcoming Nonprofit Workshops

    4 months ago.

    Most nonprofits depend on successful fundraising and a lot can be learned from a local expert successfully working in the field. Due to the importance of fundraising to local nonprofits’ growth and vitality, the Telluride Foundation is hosting a free,…

  • Telluride Foundation: New Website & Communications Strategy

    5 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

    5 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

    6 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…

  • Mountainfilm’s “Movies That Matter” Receives $50,000 Boost

    6 months ago.

    Major commitment from The McManemin Family Fund of the Telluride Foundation The Mountainfilm “Movies That Matter” initiative recently received a major Christmas present: a $50,000 grant from the McManemin Family Fund of the Telluride Foundation. Megan and Casey McManemin’s grant is…