Animals & Environment

“It all started with an old school bus. When there was no curbside pickup, and people in the Boulder area started realizing that things that could be recycled weren’t, an Eco-Cycle bus would come by to pick up recyclables like newspapers at neighborhood corners.”
“The arts can play a pivotal role in helping people be more aware, and inspiring a sense of agency and empowerment to shift and act and move the whole world.”
This week, the foundation’s Environmental Affinity Group convened internationally renowned conservationists/ecologists Dan Janzen and Winnie Hallwachs, and presented a screening of “The Human Element,” James Balog’s urgent narrative about how environmental change is affecting the lives of everyday Americans.

Grantees of Community Foundation Boulder County offer a dizzying diversity of summer programs and events. Following are just a few examples of where to find inspiration and adventure right here in Boulder County.