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The Western Colorado Community Foundation seeks to promote charitable giving, build and manage charitable legacy funds and endowments, and provide grants, scholarships and other resources to benefit the residents and communities of western Colorado.

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Grand Junction Historic Preservation Board presents two awards - KKCO
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Animal shelters in the Grand Valley seeing kitten influx · District 51 & Western Colorado Community...more

Lunch Lizard unveils new food truck to help bring meals to kids - KKCO
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The Western Colorado Community Foundation president, Anne Wenzel said the need was great. The first year the program was around, Lunch...more

Lunch Lizard unveils new food truck to help bring meals to kids - KJCT
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In 2015, District 51 and the Western Colorado Community Foundation launched a pilot program aimed at getting meals to kids in need throughout...more

Lunch Lizard receives brand new truck for service this summer | Western Colorado | gjsentinel.com
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The Western Colorado Community Foundation (WCCF) on Friday presented a $150,000 check to Mesa County Valley School District 51's Food and...more

KVNF Regional Newscast: March 17, 2022
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... Western Colorado Community Foundation marks 25 years of local philanthropy with 16 surprise grants, starting with support for the youth...more

Local artists featured in pandemic anthology book - KKCO
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“We got funding from the Friends of Mesa County Libraries to do this project, and the Western Colorado Community Foundation. So, their funding...more

More than 40 nonprofits participating in Grand Valley Gives | Western Colorado | gjsentinel.com
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School District 51 Foundation, SummitWest Care, United Way of Mesa County, Western Colorado Community Foundation, Western Colorado Health...more

Your Town: Oct. 3, 2021 | Columns | gjsentinel.com
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The Brownson Memorial Fund, managed by Western Colorado Community Foundation, announced its 2021 grant awards, which will benefit nonprofits that...more

Your Town: Sept. 5, 2021 | Columns | gjsentinel.com
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Area nonprofit organizations received a total of $110,000 in grants from the Western Colorado Community Foundation for projects that help youth...more

Obituary: Thomas Stuver | PostIndependent.com
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... the Rifle Community Foundation, the Western Colorado Community Foundation, the New Ute Theater Society, Community Newspapers of Colorado...more



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