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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 […]
August 31, 2015

The V.I.S.T.A.s are Making More Possible at the Telluride Foundation

It is with great excitement that we warmly welcome Sarah Hendley as our newest AmeriCorps VISTA.  Born and raised in Paducah, Kentucky, Sarah most recently hails […]
August 31, 2015

Telluride Venture Accelerator Applications Open for 2016 Class

Telluride, Colo. (Sept. 1, 2015):  The Telluride Venture Accelerator (TVA) announces the opening of their applications for the 2016 cohort.  Applications will be open through Oct. […]
August 31, 2015

Congratulation to the 2015 Strokes of Genius Scholarship Recipients

The Strokes of Genius Scholarship has become a proud Telluride tradition, and this year, five scholarships were awarded at the Telluride High School awards ceremony for […]
August 31, 2015

TELLURIDE FOUNDATION ACCEPTING COMMUNITY GRANT APPLICATIONS Over $35 million in total given to the community since its inception in 2000

  TELLURIDE, Colo. (August 31, 2015) –The Telluride Foundation’s annual Community Grant application is now available, and regional nonprofit organizations are encouraged to apply.  This year, […]
July 28, 2015


TELLURIDE, Colo. (July 28, 2015) – The Telluride Foundation’s Board of Directors held its bi-annual meeting on July 3rd, 2015 where it selected Gary Freedman as […]
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