• Telluride Foundation: 7th Annual Telluride Gives Day, 12/14

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    The Telluride Foundation hosts its 7th Annual Telluride Gives Day on 12/17. $5,000 in matching funds for participating nonprofits. Whether you love animals, support early childhood education, the arts, the environment, libraries, or have other philanthropic interests, Telluride Gives is a…

  • Telluride Foundation: Grant for Regional Broadband Expansion

    1 month ago.

    The Telluride Foundation is one of 35 projects nation-wide to receive Economic Development Administration Funding in the amount of $760,025 for regional broadband expansion. The Telluride Foundation learned last week that it is the recipient of a $760,025 grant award…

  • Telluride Foundation: Annual Community Grant Application

    2 months 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

    4 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’s Rundola: Registration Open for July 4th Footrace

    5 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…

  • SPARKy Picks 1st Recipients of Latina Scholarship Fund

    5 months ago.

    To support SPARK Latina Scholarship Fund, send donations to the Telluride Foundation, the fund manager. Mail to The Telluride Foundation, P.O. Box 4222. Last July, SPARKy Productions/Telluride Playwrights Festival made an announcement – which was really a promise. In celebration of its 10th anniversary, the Telluride…

  • Aronson: The Sound of Music, Harmony Project

    6 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

    7 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…

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

    9 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

    9 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…

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

    10 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

    10 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 Foundation: Federal Grant for Regional Start-ups

    11 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

    11 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: Awards Over $1 Million In Community Grants

    11 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

    12 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…