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September 21, 2018

U.S. Department of Commerce Invests $844,941 to Support Business Development in Western Colorado

WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $844,941 grant to the Telluride Foundation to boost business development efforts […]
September 21, 2018

Welcome New Staff Member, Valene Baskerfield Chang-Chavkin Scholarship Program Manager

Valene Baskfield, LCSW, is Program Manager of the Chang Chavkin Scholars Program. In her role, Valene supports Chang Chavkin Scholars to help them navigate and maximize their […]
September 20, 2018

Welcome New Board Member, Chris Pucillo

Christopher Pucillo founded Solus Alternative Asset Management in July of 2007 and currently serves as its Managing Partner & CEO/CIO. Solus emerged out of Stanfield Capital […]
August 15, 2018

New This Year, the Neil Armstrong Scholarship Committee Awarded a “Recognition Prize” for a Top Academic Student

New this year, the Neil Armstrong Scholarship Committee awarded a “Recognition Prize” for a top academic student, planning to pursue a major in a STEM field, […]
June 7, 2018

Telluride High School Senior, Tomaz Remec, Named 2018 Neil Armstrong Scholar

In addition to receiving a $20,000 scholarship, this year’s Neil Armstrong Scholarship recipient will be getting another surprise. Tomaz Remec, who spoke confidently about his passion […]
June 1, 2018

San Miguel Rural Broadband Expansion Initiative

Introduction For Scott Bookman, Executive Director of the Norwood Uncompahgre Medical Center, “Broadband is as important as electricity.” As a geographically-isolated frontier Federally Qualified Health Center, […]
June 1, 2018

Regional Trails Effort – Rico to the West End

The unique town of Rico, Colorado sits in a high alpine environment, and while isolated from urban society, it has many amenities that attract a wide […]
May 29, 2018

TELLURIDE FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES 2018 CHANG-CHAVKIN SCHOLARS Eight students selected to participate in program to increase the success of first generation college students

TELLURIDE, Colo. – (May 29, 2018) – A college education is out of reach for many students. Cost, parents’ education, even where you live – such […]
March 29, 2018

NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR THE 2018 CITIZEN OF THE YEAR Telluride Foundation’s Annual Award Recognizes Exceptional Community Members

TELLURIDE, Colo. (March 29, 2018) – Last year, Wendy Brooks, local mother, grandmother, superstar volunteer, and founder of Telluride Academy was honored as the 2017 Citizen […]
March 21, 2018

New Partnerships to Address Food Insecurity

The Telluride Foundation is excited to announce its new partnership with long-time donor Alpine Bank. Recognizing the high levels of food insecurity in the region and […]
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