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Systems Transformation Training Series
Five-part series with focus on Program Design and Evaluation with an emphasis on practical application.
Session descriptions and materials.

Community Ventures
Four presentations from the March 5, 2009, Community Ventures are available for download.

Community Trust Grants Reception PowerPoint
The PowerPoint show given at the Community Trust Grants Reception on February 10, 2010, is now available for download (filesize: 1.99 MB).
Download the program to your computer.
When you open the file, the PowerPoint show will play automatically.

News and Resources


The Community Foundation's own Morgan Rogers and other folks from Boulder County were featured on NPR's Marketplace on Thirsday, October 14.
Read or listen here:

Fourmile Canyon Fire: How You Can Help
The Community Foundation knows many Boulder County residents are anxious to assist with relief efforts for the Fourmile Canyon Fire. Click here for a summary of how you can connect to help out immediately.

Community Trust Initiative
In 2008, we set a goal to raise $4 million for The Community Trust by 2012. Doing so would allow The Community Foundation to double its grants from The Community Trust, provide more security for Boulder County's future, and allocate a portion of funds towards a key community issue, such as youth risks and behaviors or the educational achievement gap. More information

Entrepreneurs Foundation of Colorado (EFCO)

Colorado has a vibrant entrepreneurial community. A group of entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, lawyers, and The Community Foundation have created the Entrepreneurs Foundation of Colorado (EFCO) to work with local entrepreneurs to help endow Colorado. Since entrepreneurial success is uncertain and the vast majority of entrepreneurial endeavors fail, EFCO decided to approach the problem in a unique fashion. Rather than wait for success to encourage philanthropic activity, at which point the successful entrepreneur is likely to be besieged by requests, EFCO decided to create a new program to help all entrepreneurs contribute early in the creation of their companies to the long term health and sustainability of Colorado. Learn more here.

You know the organization -- now see the video:
"For Good. For Ever."

A marvelous video which tells "Our Story" by showing interviews with the President, a TCF Fund Holder, and trustees of The Community Foundation and by visiting staff and activities of seven Boulder County nonprofits which have received grants from The Community Foundation.
Play the video.



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e-News newsletters. Beginning with the August 2009 issues, both Donor e-News and Non-profit e-News are available for download.

Voice of the Community and Donor Connections, the newsletters of The Community Foundation Serving Boulder County are now available on the website.

Annual Report
The 2007/2008 Annual Report is now available on the website.

Noteworthy Items ( Top of page )

2010-2014 Strategic Plan of The Community Foundation

Now available on the website.

Donor Central
Donor-Advised Fundholders can log-in here to access their Community Foundation Donor-Advised Funds, grant proposals from Boulder County non-profit organizations, a schedule of site visits to local non-profits, and information on Community Foundation events specifically offered to Fundholders. To learn about other Community Foundation and non-profit events in Boulder County, please see the Culture of Giving Calendar.

Community Trust
The Community Foundation has established the Community Trust, an unrestricted endowment fund designed to support the nonprofit organizations of Boulder County.

Current Grantees
The list of Current Grantees has now been updated and includes grants made through 2009.

Get a free page on the Culture of Giving Website. This site is designed to help donors find nonprofits.

Visit Building a Culture of Giving to access: