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Mindfulness and The Workplace Course

Discover the benefits of shaping AND maintaining a happy brain along with easy ways to create mini mindful habits enabling long-term balance on your own time! Learn how to manage distractions, schedule work days for optimal brain states, and maximize efficiency, productivity, and sanity. This will open with a customized 1-hour in-person presentation…

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August YVCF General Newsletter


Whats’s happening at the Yampa Valley Community Foundation for the month of August 2019. Historic Routt County (HRC) has created a new endowment fund. A new scholarship, “The Elk River Kipper Scholarship”, has been created in honor of Charlie Crammer and his 20 years of service at Vista Verde Ranch. Plus another great…

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Historic Routt County Endowment Fund has been Created

historic routt county

Historic Routt County opens an Endowment Fund “We save places that tell the story of our county and its people.” During the 1990s Routt County was experiencing tremendous amounts of growth. This growth increased pressure to demolish or redevelop many historic buildings and rapidly changed the character of Routt County’s towns and surrounding…

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The North Routt Community Grant Round Now Open

Attention All Nonprofit Organizations in North Routt The NR Community Fund, First-Ever Grant Round is OPEN This grant will award a charitable organization in North Routt up $5K for a project that benefits this community. Find the details about this fund on the North Routt Community Fund page, the application to apply for…

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TMEF Donor of the Month: Reesa Pond

This month, the TMEF caught up with another Trail Maintenance Endowment Fund annual donor – Reesa Pond.  Reesa supports the trails by fundraising through social media, so she knows the trails will be in great shape throughout her lifetime! How do you enjoy trails? I love mountain biking and hiking around emerald, butcherknife…

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Get it Done Yampa Valley Gives Lunch Hour – Routt County

Lunch and Learn

Where: Room 113/114 at Centennial Hall Building Steamboat Springs Time: 12 – 1 PM Date: Thursday, August 1st What: Bring your lunch, laptop, and YVG log-in information and get ready to update your Yampa Valley Gives Profile or start to create a new profile for 2019. The YVG team and other nonprofits will…

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Picture Your Legacy

At YVCF, we frequently ask donors, “what are you most passionate about?” and “what legacy would you like to leave in the world?” Many people can list the causes that they are passionate about. Others need time to reflect. We recognize that it’s difficult to start with a blank sheet of paper and…

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The Elk River Kipper Scholarship

Vista Verde Ranch Announces the Elk River Kipper Scholarship Vista Verde Ranch (VVR), a luxury ranch in Clark, Colorado has created a new scholarship fund at the Yampa Valley Community Foundation to recognize their current and former employees and help them move forward in life and in their career. The Elk River Kipper…

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WHILD seeking Two Community Volunteers for Granting Committee


The Wildlife Habitat Improvement Local District (WHILD) Fund is seeking two community volunteers to serve on the WHILD granting committee for a three-year term. The WHILD board will determine funding for wildlife habitat improvement projects based on need annually. The deadline for applications is Friday, August 23rd.  Applicants must live in Routt County. For…

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TMEF Seeking Two Community Volunteers

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The Trail Maintenance Endowment Fund (TMEF) is seeking two community volunteers to serve on the TMEF granting committee for a three-year term. The TMEF board will determine trail maintenance priority and projects based on need annually. The deadline for applications is Friday, August 23rd.  Applicants must live in Routt or Moffat County. For…

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