Littler Youth Fund awards $73,164 for youth programs

October 26th, 2018

The Community Foundation Serving Greeley and Weld County recently announced grants totaling $73,164 from the Littler Youth Fund. This is the Fund’s 129th distribution to various youth-oriented programs to support hundreds of youth throughout Greeley and Weld County. Grants awarded...

Rand M. Thoughts: On Aging

July 25th, 2018

Over the last year, I have been thinking about the aging population in Weld County. Through conversations with the community and agencies who are serving the aging population I have had the following thoughts about how we, as a community and Foundation can better serve this increased...

The Community Foundation Awards $8,500 to Weld County teachers

July 24th, 2018

(GREELEY, CO, July 24) The Community Foundation Serving Greeley and Weld County announced grants totaling more than $8,500 to eight Weld County teachers who encourage and support experiential learning, enhance student understanding and increase student achievement. These grants are part of...

Arts Alive! Fund Awards Grants to Five Area Artists in Excess of $10,000

July 19th, 2018

(GREELEY, CO, July 20) The Arts Alive! Fund at the Community Foundation Serving Greeley and Weld County recently awarded more than $10,000 to five Weld County artists. The grants, which award up to $3,500 to an individual artist, are offered to help them take the “next step” in...

2018 Littler Youth Fund Teacher Mini-Grant Program Deadline: June 15, 2018

June 4th, 2018

The Community Foundation Serving Greeley and Weld County is currently accepting applications for the 2018 Littler Youth Fund Teacher Mini-Grant Program. Grants of up to $1000 will be awarded for individual teachers and up to $2500 for teams of eligible educators. Collaborative projects with...

2018 Scholarship Recipients Announced

May 11th, 2018

The Community Foundation Serving Greeley and Weld County awarded more than 100 scholarships in excess of $225,000 to local students at its annual Scholarship Reception. A sincere thank you to First National Bank for sponsoring the event. This year, scholarships were awarded from 39...

Littler Grant Helps Provide Childcare to Immigrant and Refugee Families

February 2nd, 2018

The Immigrant and Refugee Center of Northern Colorado (IRC) provides a unique, free childcare program for enrolled families. Known as Little Learners, the service enables parents to take part in center classwork and counseling. At the same time, it strives to meet the specialized...

Windsor Community Foundation opens application process for 2018 grant funding

January 17th, 2018

The Windsor Community Foundation, an affiliate of the Community Foundation Serving Greeley and Weld County, has begun accepting applications for 2018 funding. This year, the grant criteria has been broadened from past grant cycles and is no longer limited to programs that support the...

20th Anniversary Wish Grants support nonprofit events for the community

January 2nd, 2018

Throughout 2017, the Community Foundation marked its 20th Anniversary by giving a series of gifts back to the community. Each of these gifts took the form of a grant to help underwrite costs for a Weld County nonprofit event that invited community participation,...

Rand M. Thoughts: Concluding our Anniversary Year

December 11th, 2017

The Community Foundation Serving Greeley and Weld County is closing out its 20th year.  2017 has been a good one, celebrating how far the Foundation has come in that span of time. Through the 20th Anniversary Wish Grants provided by the Foundation, Weld County communities have allowed...

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