News, Research & Resources
March 15, 2016

Telluride Foundation Advised Funds Support the New SMPA Solar Power Generation and Weatherization Program

The Johnson Family Fund, McManimin Family Fund, the Hermitage Fund, and the Paradox Community Trust, all designated funds at the Telluride Foundation, are investing in a […]
February 16, 2016

TELLURIDE FOUNDATION RECEIVES STATE & FEDERAL GRANTS TO DEVELOP SOUTHWEST INNOVATION CORRIDOR Twofold support for regional entrepreneurs and Telluride Venture Accelerator expansion

TELLURIDE, Colo. – (Feb. 16, 2016) – The Telluride Foundation’s award winning Telluride Venture Accelerator (TVA) will soon be expanding its programs and collaborating with other […]
January 28, 2016

Telluride Foundation Co-Hosting Water Retreat for Top Colorado Foundations

Along with Governor Hickenlooper, the Gates Family Foundation, and the El Pomar Foundation, the Telluride Foundation is co-hosting a retreat for Colorado foundation leadership. The goal […]
January 28, 2016

Telluride Forever Park, A project of the Telluride Foundation

The Telluride Foundation is proposing the creation of a “public pocket park” as a gift to the community.  The park would be located at the south […]
January 5, 2016

TELLURIDE FOUNDATION AWARDS ALMOST $1 MILLION IN COMMUNITY GRANTS 72 Local Organizations Benefit from Generosity of Foundation Donors

TELLURIDE, Colo. (Dec. 30, 2015) – Seventy two regional nonprofits will end the year happy to know they will have more funding for their critical programs […]
December 29, 2015

Telluride Venture Accelerator Selects Companies Start-Up Accelerator is Making a Significant Impact on the Region

Telluride, Colo. (Dec 29, 2015):  Telluride Venture Accelerator (TVA), an initiative of the Telluride Foundation, announced today the five winning companies slated to participate in its […]
December 21, 2015

TELLURIDE FOUNDATION JUMPING FEET FIRST INTO WATER One of several Colorado foundations leading effort to bring water to the forefront of philanthropy

TELLURIDE, CO – (December 21, 2015) – Six years ago, when Paul Major, President of the Telluride Foundation, was asked by Foundation employee, April Montgomery, if […]
November 20, 2015

TELLURIDE FOUNDATION HOSTS TELLURIDE GIVES DAY ON 12.15.15: $15,000 in Match Money, $1,000 for Best Marketing

TELLURIDE, CO – On December 15, 2015 or 12.15.15, the Telluride Foundation and local nonprofit organizations want to demonstrate the generosity of our local, as well […]
November 12, 2015

Community Grants Update November 2015

It is the season when Telluride Foundation staff and board members are busily reading Community Grant requests and having conversations with nonprofit applicants.  The Community Grant […]
November 4, 2015

Telluride Venture Accelerator Enters its 4th Year: The Business Accelerator is Making a Significant Impact on the Region

Telluride, Colo. (Nov. 4, 2015):  90 mentors have their reading glasses on reviewing more than 120 applications for the fourth class of entrepreneurs/companies for the Telluride […]
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