Why Should I Support MCF?

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Montrose Community Foundation
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MCF, the heart of charitable giving in the Uncompahgre Valley, depends on your generosity.


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Why Montrose Community Foundation? 

1. You care deeply about the Uncompahgre Valley and the unique challenges we face as a community

2. You have a heart to give but do not have time to vet and hold non-profits accountable

3. You value the tax benefits and strategy of giving locally 

4. You would like to leave a personal or family legacy 


MCF, a 501(c)3 nonprofit, is a local foundation that focuses on local needs by partnering with many local and diverse programs that impact your community. 

  • Over $700,500 in local scholarships for higher education were distributed from MCF in 2023. 
  • More than $2.7 million has been granted into the local community over the last 5 years, including support for educator and student designed programs, youth resilience, emergency relief, and a new Amphitheater. 
  • Through annual Impact Grants and other granting programs, MCF supports many local nonprofits with operating and project money. 
  • When you support MCF, you support many of your favorite charities that represent 
    children's services, animals, arts & literature, basic needs, community development, environmental, education, health & wellness, and recreation. 
  • MCF guides opportunities for community members to safely donate to the causes they love, or create a lasting legacy through sound professional investments.

MCF is your trusted connection to support LOCAL causes that benefit the community you live, work and play in. 
Support your local community foundation and invest in your community's future.

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