Tenth Mountain Division Foundation, Inc

A nonprofit organization

$8,146 raised by 41 donors

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Your investment will support veteran programs for career transition and adaptive sports programs, 10th Mountain archive and artifact preservation, Academic scholarships;:Descendant and post graduate Military History and numerous projects that support the preservation of the legacy of the 10th.


National Outdoor Leadership School - Dan Kenah, former Development Staff " I'm writing to inform you we just received the most recent gift from TMDF. Thank you both, and Trux, and everyone on the Tenth board for your continued support for active duty military personnel and veterans to access NOLS opportunities! We're so grateful to have you with us to make those experiences happen for new students every year. We're even more excited for the future and the opportunities you're helping create."

Move United Warfighter Program - "Thanks to the generosity of the Tenth Mountain Division Foundation, one of these warfighters was fully supported through this grant."

The Foundation was created out of the Division's strong brotherhood and their desire to give back and help each other. Those who have served under the 10th Mountain patch share a sense of service and the value of paying it forward - Trux Dole, Grandson of Mini Dole - Founder of the National Ski Patrol and advocate for creating the WWII light infantry division known as the 10th Mountain Division.

"Your Foundation is Forever" Earl Clark, Veteran and one of the Founders of the Tenth Mountain Division Foundation



A Nation inspired to serve by honoring of the legacy, impact and future of the 10th Mountain Division.


The 10th Mountain Division Foundation supports initiatives and organizations that honor the outdoor and mountain legacy of the 10th Mountain Division and the ideals exemplified by soldiers – past – present and future.

Background Statement

From the beginning, Founders and Directors of Tenth Mountain Division Foundation have carried forward a motto: "Your Foundation is Forever." Founded in 1958 to fund the construction of a Memorial Monument located at Tennessee Pass in Colorado near the gates of Camp Hale, this initial objective was completed in 1959. With the long-term maintenance of the memorial secured, the Directors of the Foundation established a scholarship program to support Descendants of the WWII 10th Mountain Division Veterans.Today, the TMDF scholarship opportunities have expanded to include the Charles A. and Loyola M. Murphy Endowed Scholarship for the Study of Military History. and others. Scholarship is one of five robust TMDF program teams that have been established to advance our the mission to "honor and perpetuate the legacy of the soldiers of the 10th Mountain Division past, present, and future.

Partnership with individuals, organizations, agencies an d the Outdoor Recreation Industry to develop programs in areas related to Collections and Public Resources (artifacts and archives, living history snowsports museum and History Colorado etc.), Monuments and Memorials, Outdoor Experience (Winter adaptive sports, 10th Mt. Hut Assoc, etc. vet avalanche training).and sup[port of the Outdoor Recreation Industry.

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Organization name

Tenth Mountain Division Foundation, Inc

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Military & Veterans Organizations

Organization Size

Medium Organization


133 S. Van Gordon St. Suite 200
Lakewood, CO 80228


133 S. Van Gordon St., Suite 200 Suite 200
Lakewood, CO 80228

Service areas

Jefferson County, CO, US







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