• SPARKy Picks 1st Recipients of Latina Scholarship Fund

    1 week 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

    4 weeks 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

    2 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…

  • Opera House: "A Year With Frog & Toad, KIDS"

    2 months ago.

    Telluride's Sheridan Opera House's Young People's Theater announces a production of "A Year With Frog & Toad, KIDS" live at the historic Sheridan Opera House, Friday, May 5- Sunday, May 7, 2017, 6 p.m. nightly. The program stars 29 kids in…

  • Telluride Foundation: 2017 Telluride Venture Accelerator Kicks Off

    3 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

    4 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

    5 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 Arts: Small Grant Applications Open

    5 months 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

    5 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

    6 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

    6 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

    6 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

    7 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

    8 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

    9 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"

    10 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…