Some nonprofits in our community
  • Animas High School
    We are a public, free charter school. We offer a rigorous, personalized college preparatory curriculum that is engaging and meaningful. That means that our students have the opportunity to apply their learning through relevant, real-world experiences. .
  • Medicine Horse Center
    Medicine Horse is an equine assisted therapy center that serves youth and adults from the Four Corners region. We work with clients who seek to improve their quality of life through Equine Assisted Psychotherapy, Equine Assisted Learning or Therapeutic Riding.
  • La Plata County Humane Society
    The La Plata County Humane Society is the leader on Animal Welfare issues in the Four Corners region. We provide shelter and adoption services for homeless and unwanted companion animals as well as providing low cost spay and neuter options to residents of Southwest Colorado.
  • Riverhouse Children's Center Inc.
    Benefits of early childhood education reach far beyond the preschool years. On average a person who attended a quality early childhood preschool earn more than those who did not, are more likely to graduate, own homes, and refrain from getting in trouble with the law.

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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    • Thank you, Colorado! Your donations on Colorado Gives Day 2018 resulted in $35.1 million for local nonprofits in just 24 hours. Learn more.