2022 Community Grant Recipients

A Way Out

Supporting people in drug and alcohol crisis with the treatment they need
P.O. Box 10825
Aspen, CO 81612

Access AfterSchool

Delivering quality after-school, summer enrichment, and academic classes for elementary and middle school students
P.O. Box 819
Carbondale, CO 81623

Advocate Safehouse Project

Promoting healthy relationships free from violence through education, advocacy, empowerment, and safe housing
P.O. Box 2036
Glenwood Springs, CO 81602

Alpine Legal Services

Advancing equal justice for underrepresented members of the community. Improving lives through legal advocacy, outreach, and education.
P.O. Box 1890
Glenwood Springs, CO 81602

Arc of Central Mountains

Promoting and protecting the human rights of people with intellectual and development disabilities to actively support their full inclusion and participation in the community
P.O. Box 2112
Glenwood Springs, CO 81602

Aspen Center for Environmental Studies

Educating for environmental responsibility
100 Puppy Smith St.
Aspen, CO 81611

Aspen Family Connections

Designed to serve as a one-stop family resource center
235 High School Road
Aspen, CO 81611

Aspen Hope Center

Our mission is to extend a beacon of hope to those in emotional crisis and offer a continuum of comprehensive care while steadfastly working to decrease the stigma of mental illness through expert clinical treatment, public education, community collaboration and outreach.
P. O. Box 1115
Basalt, CO 81621

Aspen Santa Fe Ballet

Cultivating and enhancing an understanding and appreciation of dance, and serving as an artistic ambassador for our communities
0245 Sage Way
Aspen, CO 81611

Aspen Strong

Raising awareness of and improving mental health in the Roaring Fork Valley by creating sustainable financial resources, uniting professionals and agencies in mental health, and by supporting and implementing empirically based and results-oriented education and action.
PO Box 8648
Aspen, CO 81611

Aspen Valley Ski/Snowboard Club

Providing youth in the greater Roaring Fork Valley the opportunity to excel as athletes and as people through winter sports
300 AVSC Drive
Aspen, CO 81611

Aspen Youth Center

Providing a safe and supportive place where youth can connect, learn, and grow during their out of school hours
P.O. Box 8266
Aspen, CO 81612

Blue Lake Preschool

Dedicated to nurturing and empowering young children to learn and grow in a safe and challenging environment.
0189 JW Drive, Unit C
Carbondale, CO 81623

The Buddy Program

Empowering youth through mentoring experiences in order to achieve their full potential
110 E. Hallam Street, Suite 125
Aspen, CO 81611

Carbondale Arts

Building an inclusive and vibrant community through the arts, supporting Carbondale's identity as a place that fosters creativity, collaboration, innovation, and artistice exploration
76 S. Fourth Street
Carbondale, CO 81623

CASA of the Ninth

Providing well-trained, court-appointed volunteer advocates to abused and neglected children in Colorado's 9th Judicial District.
P.O. Box 3004
Glenwood Springs, 81602

Catholic Charities, Western Slope

Serving individuals and families of all faiths, backgrounds and cultures to alleviate poverty and promote self-reliance
1004 Grand Avenue 
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601

Children's Rocky Mountain School

Inspiring creativity, a joy in learning, and self-confidence through exploration, love and laughter.
126 Main Street
Carbondale, CO 81623

Early Childhood Network

Enhancing capacity, quality, and accessibility of childcare in Garfield County and the western portion of Eagle County.
1317 Grand Ave Suite 125 
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601

English In Action

Building a stronger community and intercultural relationships through language development, personal empowerment and community engagement.
English in Action logo
P.O. Box 4856 
Basalt, CO 81621

Family Resource Center of Garfield County School District No. 16

Providing a safe accessible place for families to connect with comprehensive, coordinated services that help families achieve their goals.
251 N. Parachute Ave.
Parachute, CO 81635

Family Resource Center of Garfield School District RE-2

Providing vital community services for the commnunities of New Castle, Silt and Rifle and bridging the gap between the school and families.
839 Whiteriver Avenue
Rifle, CO 81650

Family Resource Center of the Roaring Fork Schools

Strengthening families and increasing their self-reliance and stability by supporting basic needs and providing mental health care that helps students and families thrive
400 Sopris Avenue
Carbondale, CO 81623

Farm Collaborative

Connecting children and community to nature through farming and food
220 Juniper Hill Rd.
Aspen, CO 81611


Preparing children for academic and life success by providing engaging ways to learn about the brain and self-regulation.
P.O. Box 2042.
Carbondale, CO 81623

Food Bank of the Rockies, Western Slope

Igniting the power of community to nourish people facing hunger.
698 Long Acre Dr.
Grand Junction, CO 81505

Great Expectations

Providing free guidance and support for new and expectant parents from Aspen to Parachute from pregnancy to preschool.
401 23rd St., Suite 204
Glenwood Springs, 81601

Growing Years School

Providing excellent early childhood education with a curriculum focused on learning through play to encourage children to grow and explore.
151 School Street
Basalt, CO 81621

Highwater Farm

Using sustainable agriculture to transform the lives of young people and to increase access to healthy food in Garfield County.
7001 County Road 346
Silt, CO 81652

La Clínica Del Pueblo

The clinic provides medical care to individuals who are uninsured and interested in improving their health.
520 S. Third Street, Suite 8
Carbondale, CO 81623


Serving the community by providing essential humanitarian assistance in the areas of food, clothing, transportation, housing, and medical needs
800 Railroad Avenue
Rifle, CO 81650

Literacy Outreach

Teaching essential literacy skills.
1127 School Street
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601

Marble Charter School

Teaching a growth mindset in a unique and nurturing environment while exceeding state standards and building awareness of sustainabiilty and our relationship with the greater global community.
418 W. Main Street
Marble, CO 81623

Mountain Valley Developmental Services

Encouraging and supporting individuals with developmental disabilities to enchance their ability to live, learn, and work in an independent and inclusive manner.
700 Mount Sopris Dr.
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601

Mount Sopris Montessori School

Dedicated to cultivating children's respect for themselves, their community, and their natural environment through the insightful application of Montessori principles.
879 Euclid Avenue
Carbondale, CO 81623

OUR School

Providing a play-based childhood experience in which children are active faciiltators in their own learning.
3126 Grand Avenue
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601


Providing free or low-cost counseling for those dealing with serious illnesses, grief and loss for all ages from Aspen to Parachute.
P.O. Box 11799
Aspen, CO 81612

Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains-Glenwood Springs

Empowering individuals and families in the communities we serve to make informed choices about their sexual and reproductive health
50923 HIghway 6 & 24
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601

Raising a Reader Aspen to Parachute

Fostering early literacy bonds between children and their parents to ensure that all young children from Aspen to Parachute develop a love of books and the skills to become successful readers.
P.O. Box 2533
Glenwood Springs, 81602


Supporting, educating, and empowering survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault
405 Castle Creek Road, Ste. 203
Aspen, CO 81611

River Bridge Regional Center

Working with the community to end domestic and sexual abuse and to support survivors in achieving their own safety and empowerment.
520 21st Street
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601

River Center of New Castle

Addressing and identifying unmet community needs with compassionate volunteerism.
126 N. 4th Street
New Castle, CO 81647

Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers

Promoting stewardship of our public lands by engaging our community in education, restoration, and conservation projects.
520 S. Third St., Suite 32
Carbondale, CO 81623

Roaring Fork PreCollegiate

To identify promising first-generation students and motivate them to pursue higher education
400 Sopris Ave
Carbondale, CO 81623

Senior Housing Options, Mesa Vista Assisted Living

Providing residential communities and caring services to enrich the lives of older adults in Colorado.
72 Siprelle Drive
Battlement Mesa, CO 81635

Stepping Stones of the Roaring Fork Valley

Cultivating strong mentoring relationships and community spaces for youth ages 10-21 to foster personal growth, compassion, and responsibility.
1010 Garfield Avenue
Carbondale, CO 81623

Summit 54-Summer Advantage Roaring Fork Valley

Where success is learned and earned
625 E. Main St., Suite 102B-115
Aspen, CO 81611

Valley Settlement

Empowering immigrant families in the Roaring Fork Valley to improve their lives
1901 Grand Avenue, Suite 206
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601

Voces Unidas de las Montañas

Creating opportunities where Latinas and Latinos can advocate for themselves, and increase representation and participation in decision-making tables.
214 8th Street, Suite 210
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601

Yampah Mountain High School Teen Parent Program

Developing meaningful relationships, an appreciation of life-long learning, and the academic skills necessary for the 21st century student
695 Red Mountain Drive
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601


Providing youth with real-world learning experiences to help them become job, career, and life ready
572 Hwy 133
Carbondale, CO 81623


Providing comprehensive assessment and advocacy to inspire healthy relationships between youth, families, and communities.
413 9th Street
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601