Littler Fund Announces 123rd Distribution of $58,000

November 1st, 2016

The Community Foundation Serving Greeley and Weld County announced the 123rd distribution from the Littler Youth Fund to various youth-oriented programs to support hundreds of youth throughout Greeley and Weld County. To read the full list of recipients, click here.

Women's Fund of Weld County Receives Donation from West Valley Community Church

October 10th, 2016

The Women’s Fund of Weld County, one of The Community Foundation's component funds, was recently pleased to receive a donation from West Valley Community Church. The donation amount has accrued through many years based on the congregation’s commitment to make the most of...

Windsor and Fort Lupton Community Funds Complete 2016 Endowment Challenge

October 4th, 2016

This year, the Community Foundation's affiliate funds participated in a program to establish new endowments for their community.  Each was challenged to raise a minimum of $10,000 in gifts in order for the Community Foundation Serving Greeley and Weld...

The Fall 2016 Newsletter is Now Available

September 26th, 2016

The Community Foundation's Fall 2016 Newsletter is now available. It includes information about plans for Anniversary Celebrations, grant award announcements and more. Download it by clicking here. 

Community Foundation Included in the Columbus Survey's top 100 List

August 5th, 2016

The Community Foundation has been included on the Columbus Survey’s “Benchmarking Beyond Asset Size” list of the top 100 Community Foundations. This survey evaluates the impact of community foundations based on a range of factors that include, yet go beyond, asset size. To...

Apply Today for the 2016 Nonprofit Endowment Challenge

July 28th, 2016

Applications for the 2016 Nonprofit Endowment Challenge are currently being accepted. The challenge is designed  to inspire Weld County non-profit organizations to secure their future by establishing or adding to an existing endowment fund with the Community Foundation....

2015 Nonprofit Endowment Challenge Winner ARC Completes their Match, Opens Their Fund at the Foundation

June 17th, 2016

On June 16th, ARC of Weld County became the second Nonprofit Endowment Challenge winner to complete their match and begin their endowment fund at the Community Foundation. ARC Executive Director Larry McDermott met with Community Foundation President / CEO Rand E. Morgan for a formal...

Honor Flight Colorado Becomes Its Own Nonprofit Organization

June 8th, 2016

Honor Flight Northern Colorado (HFNC) accepted their final check from The Community Foundation Serving Greeley and Weld County and began operations under its 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status. The IRS designation allows them to directly receive donations as tax-deductible gifts. This is a role...

Spring 2016 Grant Awards

June 8th, 2016

The Community Foundation recently announced more than $32,000 in grant awards from its Howard E. Smith Family Collaboration grant program and from the Windsor Community Foundation. Congratulations to the following funding recipients:    Smith Family Collaboration Grant: ·...

The Community Foundation Awards $200,000 in Scholarships

May 24th, 2016

The Community Foundation Serving Greeley and Weld County awarded 100 scholarships in excess of $200,000 to students at its annual Scholarship Reception on May 10th. Katie Croissant, a 2011 M.C. Widmaier Family Nursing Scholarship recipient and 2015 University of Northern Colorado graduate,...