WHO WE ARE

The Yampa Valley Community Foundation is the primary source for philanthropic resources and education for donors and nonprofit organizations in Northwest Colorado. We promote thoughtful, individualized charitable giving and create endowments that have meaningful impact in the Yampa Valley.

Integrity

In all that we do, the Yampa Valley Community Foundation operates with the highest integrity. We are the gold standard in client services and a trusted resource to the community. Our work is impeccable, impactful and transparent to those we serve.

Connecter

We connect people who care with causes that matter. By leveraging our resources, expertise, and our relationships with donors and fund holders we work to achieve shared prosperity and equity in the Yampa Valley.

Community

Healthy communities rely on quality nonprofit organizations, and quality nonprofits rely on sustainable funding. We are proud to support our local nonprofit ecosystem through our annual Community Grant Cycle, which recognizes and rewards nonprofit programs that are creating meaningful change in our communities.

Open Door

Every day we meet with partners, new and longstanding to pass on our passion to build a better Yampa Valley. If you have a passion, we can help you find the best way to pass it on.
2
Counties

30
Years

145
Charitable funds

12.5
Million Granted to date

190
Thousand 2015 grants

12.9
Million 2014 assets

WHAT WE
CAN DO,
TOGETHER

Our vision is to build a healthy and vital community through the power of philanthropy.

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LATEST NEWS & EVENTS

27 JulTread of Pioneers Museum – Behind-the-Scenes Tours of Collections
27Jul

Tread of Pioneers Museum – Behind-the-Scenes Tours of Collections

Tread of Pioneers Museum’s Behind-the-Scenes Tours of Collections: Event Details: Go behind-the-scenes with our Curator to see the thousands of artifacts being preserved in our on-site collections care facility (1/2 hr. tour). Time: 3:00pm Cost: FREE!  
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27 JulTread of Pioneers Museum – Olympic Heritage Walking Tour
27Jul

Tread of Pioneers Museum – Olympic Heritage Walking Tour

Tread of Pioneers Museum’s Olympic Heritage Walking Tour: Event Details: Starts at Olympian Hall/Howelsen Hill Lodge at Howelsen Hill, 845 Howelsen Pkwy. This tour explores Steamboat’s Olympic heritage; the multiple talents of Carl Howelsen; and the history of the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club, Winter Carnival, Howelsen Hill, and ski jumping. Receive $1 off...
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28 JulTread of Pioneers Museum – Downtown Historical Walking Tour
28Jul

Tread of Pioneers Museum – Downtown Historical Walking Tour

Tread of Pioneers Museum’s Downtown Historical Walking Tour: Event Details: Starts at the Tread of Pioneers Museum, 800 Oak St. This easy walking tour highlights the historic buildings of downtown Steamboat Springs and unveils detailed stories of the town’s founding and early settlers. Participants walk to and learn about the original town square, power...
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The PASSION of each community member may be diverse, but together we share a common goal to PASS IT ON and make a different in the Yampa Valley.

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BUILDING A HEALTHY AND VITAL COMMUNITY THROUGH THE POWER OF PHILANTHROPY