One of philanthropy’s most committed advocates for inclusivity and diversity, Lauren Casteel has led the Women’s Foundation of Colorado since 2015. We discuss her career trajectory, why funders should take risks, and more.
Utah financier Robert Harold Burton arranged for a foundation to be established in his name after his death. Here are four ways the R. Harold Burton Foundation gives in the Salt Lake City metropolitan area today.
The Virginia W. Hill Foundation is a private foundation and the legacy of a philanthropist who gave locally during her lifetime. Here’s an overview of this funder and how it approaches giving in Colorado.
The Grand Foundation serves Grand County, Colorado and has a significant presence in the outdoor adventure towns of Fraser and Winter Park. Here are some details about how to approach it for support.
The Gill Foundation envisions a world where everyone has equal opportunities, regardless of gender identity or sexual orientation. Here are a few things to know about its commitment to Colorado.
The Jonathan and Shari Fox Family Foundation is a small family funder with highly local focus in several Colorado communities. Here some tips for how to approach and receive a grant from this Fowler, Colorado-based grantmaker.
The Morrison Knudsen Foundation is a well-established corporate funder with a strong local focus. Here are some things grantseekers in Idaho should know about the this foundation.
Here are some top facts to know about the Erion Foundation’s local giving in Northern Colorado.
The El Pomar Foundation is a private, general purpose foundation with a long history. Here is some information about how it awards grants throughout the state of Colorado.
The Denver Foundation is among the largest and most well-established community funders in the Rocky Mountain west. Here is some information to know about its local giving.
The Delta Dental of Colorado Foundation has recently revamped its overall giving strategy. Here are some key things to know about DDCF before you approach this statewide, oral health-focused funder.
To help grantseekers get to know the J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Family Foundation, here are three important facts about this Boise-based, Idaho-focused funder.
Here are some details about the Adolph Coors Foundation’s giving in the Denver area and throughout Colorado to guide local grantseekers.
For nonprofits operating in Colorado, here are a few things to know about the Community Foundation of the Gunnison Valley and its local grantmaking.
For nonprofit grantseekers in this part of the Mountain West, here are some top things to know about the Community Foundation Boulder County.
Over a dozen community foundations focus on specific geographic regions in Colorado. One such group, the Aspen Community Foundation, addresses needs of working-class families and children in a region known for vast wealth disparities.
A private foundation in Salt Lake City worth knowing is the Ruth Eleanor Bamberger and John Ernest Bamberger Memorial Foundation, which strongly prioritizes youth-related causes in its local giving.
The Ashton Family Foundation is a low-key funder that awards grants to nonprofits throughout Utah. To help you familiarize yourself with this local giver, here are four things to know about AFF.
Based in Grand Junction, Colorado, RMHF is a health legacy funder with a broad approach to wellbeing that addresses needs in 22 counties. Here’s how it approaches grantmaking for local nonprofits.
The digital revolution sunk many traditional print-era newspapers, but media company Swift Communications evolved with the times and is doing well enough to give back to its communities.
Here’s a look at how the Colorado Trust has been supporting a broad-based approach to local health equity and how health-focused nonprofits can secure its support.
While health legacy funders are a bit less common in the Mountain States than elsewhere in the country, the Colorado Health Foundation is a solid grantmaker with an equity-focused vision of health. Here are a few things to know.
Here are some insights into how the Chinook Fund gives in Colorado and how local nonprofits can get involved with this social justice funder.
A look at how the Buell Foundation formed in Denver and how it invests in the future of Colorado.
Here are some tips for local grantseekers to keep in mind about Colorado’s Broomfield Community Foundation.
The Tahoe-Truckee region of California is grappling with drought and the looming threat of wildfire. As a result, the area’s community foundation is working to cultivate healthy forests, with a focus on private partnerships.
The Boettcher Foundation has been on the Colorado grantmaking scene since 1937 and is worth getting to know for organizations operating in the Mountain States region.
Here’s a closer look at the Boulder County Arts Alliance’s local grantmaking and programming in Colorado.
Charles M. Bair Family Trust launched in 1993 to carry on the legacy of the Bair family’s philanthropic work in Montana. Here, we look at several reasons why this is an important foundation to know in the state.
Pat Stryker’s Bohemian Foundation has national and global interests, but it also gives close to home in Fort Collins, Colorado. Here’s a closer look at this funder’s local giving.