Some nonprofits in our community
  • Ruby M. Sisson Memorial Library Foundation
    The Library Foundation and the Ruby Sisson Library work together to determine where private funds can have the greatest impact for the children and adults of our community, partnering with those who share our belief in the transformational power of the Ruby Sisson Library.
  • Geothermal Greenhouse Partnership
    Geothermal Greenhouse Partnership (GGP), on San Juan River Walk in Pagosa Springs, a volunteer- & donation-driven educational park, serving the community with environmental education, year-round vegetable production, water conservation & renewable energy. GGP manages 3 greenhouses & outdoor gardens.
  • Dolores River Boating Advocates
    We envision the river and surrounding landscape with permanent protection as part of BLM's National Conservation Lands, supporting a reliable whitewater boating season, and providing habitat for the native species in a way that balances the needs of all stakeholders.
  • Alternative Horizons Corporation
    Alternative Horizons helps survivors of domestic violence heal the trauma of their individual experiences of abuse and powerlessness. Alternative Horizons provides safety planning, counseling, advocacy and connection to essential resources which empower survivors to self-determine their own futures

Empower Your Passions

As a community facilitator, the Community Foundation works to increase efficiency, sustainability, and success for nonprofits and maximize effective grant making for philanthropists to make Southwest Colorado a better place to live. We can expand the culture of giving to meet the needs of our community together.

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News and Announcements

    • Thank you, Colorado! Your donations on Colorado Gives Day 2019 resulted in $39.6 million for local nonprofits in just 24 hours. Learn more.