• Telluride Foundation: Innovation Grant from Blackstone Foundation

    2 days 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

    3 days 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

    1 month 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

    1 month 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…

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

    2 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…

  • Telluride Gives: Big Bucks Raised for Nonprofits

    2 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!

    2 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

    3 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: Honoring Kristin Holbrook

    5 months ago.

    Telluride Foundation invites the community to a celebration honoring Kristin Holbrook, 2014 Citizen of the Year, Wednesday, Sept. 24, 5:00 – 6:30 p.m. at Arroyo Wine Bar  The Telluride Foundation’s Board of Directors held its bi-annual meeting on July 3, 2014 where it…

  • Telluride Venture Accelerator: Major Small Biz Grant Awarded

    5 months ago.

    TVA Selected as one of 50 Winners out of 800 Nationwide Applications   Last week, the Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), Maria Contreras-Sweet, a member of President Obama’s Cabinet, announced the winners of a national competitive process…

  • Telluride Venture Accelerator: Accepting Apps for 2015 Class

    5 months ago.

    Six Companies Will Be Selected for Participation in Five-Month Entrepreneurship Program The Telluride Venture Accelerator (TVA) announces the availability of applications for its 2015 cohort of entrepreneurs and businesses. Applications will be open through October, 15 at 7pm MST. The…

  • San Miguel Resource Center: Call for Advocates

    6 months ago.

    “Being an advocate is one of the most rewarding things I have done in my time in Telluride, but in addition, the skills I learned in advocate training have been as useful in my daily life as they are for…

  • One to One Mentoring: Top Chef Competition Friday

    6 months ago.

    All proceeds from One to One’s Top Chef event this Friday go to support unique mentoring programs in the region. Presented by Alpine Bank. Get your tickets here or call 970-728-0885. Twenty years ago, in 1994, the One to One…

  • Telluride Foundation: Kristin Holbrook of Two Skirts, 2014 Citizen of the Year

    6 months ago.

    Telluride Foundation plans celebration for Kristin on Wednesday, Sept. 24, at Arroyo Wine Bar  The Telluride Foundation’s Board of Directors held its bi-annual meeting on July 3, 2014 where it selected Kristin Holbrook, as the 2014 Outstanding Citizen of the Year.  The Telluride Foundation…

  • Two Skirts & SMRC: Clutch for the Cause Thursday

    6 months ago.

    It’s the bag she’s in. When the Telluride Foundation announced that Kristin Holbrook of Two Skirts is the 2014 Outstanding Citizen of the Year, the press release cited “her unwavering commitment to volunteerism, community service and philanthropic giving.”  The nomination…

  • Telluride Foundation: Awards $53K in Scholarships

    8 months ago.

    Telluride High School senior Brian Ensor named Neil Armstrong Scholarship recipient The end of the school year marked a record number and amount of scholarships distributed by the Telluride Foundation to Telluride and Norwood high school students. Scholarships this year…