GlenX Career Expo Inspires Regional High School Students

On Tuesday, March 6, more than 150 exhibitors shared their career experiences and passions with 1,600 high school juniors and seniors at Roaring Fork High School. GlenX Career Expo, now in its fourth year, presented an opportunity for students to explore career ideas and interests, learn about the job market and think about their futures. […]
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Program Associate Position Available at ACF

A full-time position of Program Associate is available at Aspen Community Foundation. Please click here for the position description and procedures to apply. The Aspen Community Foundation (ACF) builds philanthropy and supports nonprofit organizations by connecting donors to community needs, building permanent charitable funds and bringing people together to solve community problems. Based in Basalt, […]
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Tamara Tormohlen Headlines Panel at State of the Sector Session in Denver

On Thursday, January 25, ACF’s Executive Director Tamara Tormohlen was a panelist in the 3rd Annual State of the Sector Meeting in Denver co-sponsored by the Community Resource Center and Colorado Association of Funders.  This event provided an opportunity for nonprofit leaders, foundation staff, elected officials and stakeholders to reflect on the current state of Colorado’s nonprofit […]
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Maximize Your Gift to the Early Childhood Fund

As you make your year-end contributions to ACF, remember to take advantage of the Colorado Child Care Contribution Tax Credit. For those filing their taxes in Colorado, your gift to the Early Childhood Fund is eligible for a 50% Child Care Contribution Tax Credit, in addition to the standard charitable contribution deductions allowed for both […]
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Aspen Community Foundation Benefits from the New Aspen Monopoly

This month, Aspen will be put on the map—literally. Already known for its brand-name cachet, Aspen becomes legendary in the game world with the release of an official new game Aspen Monopoly. The traditional, beloved board game has been “localized” to include well-known sites such as Clark’s Market, the Aspen Art Museum, Maroon Bells, Pitkin County […]
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Our End of Year Fundraising Drive Is Underway – Please Give!

In its 37-year-history, the Aspen Community Foundation has made a positive difference in the lives of thousands of people who live and work in the community from Aspen to Parachute. This has been achieved through the generosity of community members like you, who care about the quality of life in this extraordinary region. When you […]
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Aspen Community Foundation grants more than $1 million to area nonprofits

On Friday, December 1, ACF hosted its first grantee luncheon, honoring 35 regional nonprofits who received grants in 2017. Represented by their directors and one board member, each organization exemplified the power of Collective Impact and the spirit of collaboration across sectors to build youth success. These community partners comprise a network of partners working […]
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Gus the Bus Inspires Educators In Steamboat Springs

In September, Gus the Bus, “accompanied” by Cradle to Career director Andy Davies, and Preschool on Wheels director Logan Hood, was invited to Steamboat Springs to showcase the Preschool on Wheels (POW) program and curriculum. According to officials in Steamboat Springs, 40% of children who enter kindergarten from their 3 school districts (of which 98% […]
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