Aspen, CO (Nov. 16, 2023) — Aspen Community Foundation is pleased to announce its 2023 Community Grantmaking recipients. The Foundation’s annual community grantmaking program is just one of several of its grantmaking vehicles. The 68 organizations, supported through its community grantmaking program, will collectively receive a total of $835,000 in funding. This annual program provides […]
Get ahead of the year-end rush Holidays and tax planning (although very different in the ways they are celebrated!) are both year-end traditions. You’ve got the holidays covered, and perhaps your advisors are already helping you make sure your tax planning is in place. It’s a good idea to familiarize yourself with several important year-end […]
Happy Pride Month! PFLAG RFV brings resources together for families, allies, and the LGBTQ+ community in the valley. We recently sat down with Claire from PFLAG RFV to discuss their role in the community and partnership with Aspen Community Foundation. How is ACF’s support unique from other partnerships? We love how ACF always has the […]
Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers (RFOV) leads Aspen Community Foundation’s Youth In Nature program. Youth In Nature is a year-long outdoor education program for high school students in the Aspen to Parachute region. This paid internship opportunity connects students from across the region with new people, places, and outdoor professionals. We sat down with Ben Sherman, […]
Aspen Community Foundation Provides $420,000 in Grants to Nonprofits Supporting Mental Health in Aspen to Parachute Region
Aspen, CO – January 18, 2023 – Aspen Community Foundation announced its Cradle to Career Giving Network distributed $420,000 to local nonprofits that support mental health in the Aspen to Parachute region. The Giving Network brings together local philanthropists to explore issues affecting the outcomes of youth and families. “Pooling funds for a collective impact […]
Aspen, CO – December 6, 2022 – Aspen Community Foundation officially announced its 2022 Community Grantmaking recipients, totaling $729,000 in funding for 48 organizations in the Aspen to Parachute region. The Community Grantmaking program is designed to provide operational and program support to local nonprofit organizations. “We were able to increase the amount of funding […]
Aspen, CO – October 24, 2022 – This month, Aspen Community Foundation released a report detailing the impact of three COVID-19 relief funds, which distributed nearly $10 million dollars between 2020 and 2022. The 2020 Rescue Fund, COVID-19 Regional Response Fund and Bringing Back Businesses Basalt Fund provided pandemic relief to 48 nonprofit organizations and […]
Dear Community Supporters: The current fire in Basalt and El Jebel has devastated us with the speed and ferocity with which it has wreaked havoc across our neighborhoods and towns.
The Board of Directors of Aspen Community Foundation Invite you to “Coming Together for Our Youth: A Forum to Challenge the Status Quo” Wednesday, August 15, 2018 2:00 pm to 4:00 PM Hotel Jerome in Aspen.