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Charitable Giving Tip for June

Giving Tip

What inspires you to give? How do you want to make a difference in the world? Answering questions like these is the first step toward making your giving more meaningful—both for your personal fulfillment and for the people and communities you’re working to support. Whether you are giving $500 or $5 million, donors…

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Charitable Giving Tip

YVCF monthly Giving Tip

Double your donation: Ask your employer about corporate matching gifts   Many corporations have matching gift programs that match your personal donation to charitable organizations. It is an easy way to double or even triple the impact of your personal contribution to YVCF and your favorite local organizations. How to make your matching…

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YVCF Awarded $164,110 in Scholarships in 2019

YVCF Scholarships

The Yampa Valley Community Foundation awards $164,110 in scholarships to students from seven local schools Scholarships were awarded to students at Yampa Valley High School, Steamboat Springs High School, Moffat County High School, SOROCO High School, Hayden High School, Meeker High School, and Colorado Mountain College. The Yampa Valley Community Foundation (YVCF) awarded…

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Training Recap: The M&M’s of Communications in Moffat County

Hay Bales-Sleeping Giant- PASSION

Over 15 nonprofits attended the “The M&M’s of Communications in Moffat County” training offered on May 30th in Moffat County.   Presenter, Robin Schepper, led a 1.5-hour session on how to be effective in your communication with a limited budget and limited time.   They covered topics such as identifying your target audience and who…

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Trail Maintenance Donor of the Month: Charlie Beurskens

How do you enjoy trails? I love mountain biking on Emerald, Spring Creek, Mad Creek/Red Dirt (one of my favorite rides). Going to college in the northeast, I also really enjoy hiking with any friends who visit and showing off the incredible amount of outdoors access we have.   When did you first…

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June: Trail Maintenance Endowment Fund (TMEF) At a Glance

Trail Maintenance Endowment Fund (TMEF) At-A-Glance Fund Balance of 5/31/2019: $497,828.21 2019 Gifts to date: $10,090.17 / 42 gifts Gifts to date since inception: $467,119.13 Grants to date since inception: $14,445.74 About the TMEF: The purpose of the Fund is to provide a permanent endowment to support specific non-motorized trail and trailhead maintenance…

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June: WHILD Fund at a glance

WHILD

Wildlife Habitat Improvement – Local District (WHILD) At-A-Glance  Fund Balance of 5/31/2019: $39,235.32 2019 Gifts to date: $16,078 / 11 gifts Gifts to date since inception: $36,880.48 Grants to date since inception: $0 About WHILD: The purpose of the Fund is to provide a permanent endowment to support wildlife habitat improvement projects, including…

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Get Involved with the WHILD Fund

The WHILD Fund and YVCF Is the natural environment important to you? Well, you’re not alone. The WHILD Foundation has been creating innovative solutions for the wilderness for close to 50 years. Their shared visions is to support a world in which people respect nature, nature flourishes, and life thrives. They are doing…

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IMPACT100 Wraps Up 13th Season

IMPACT100 voting party guests

IMPACT100 Spotlight on the Next Generation The Community Foundation works hard to create a culture of giving in the valley. We accomplish this by connecting people who care with causes that matter. Recognizing that each and every one of us can be a philanthropist, YVCF works with donors of all ages at various…

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