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Women’s Giving Circle Fall 2018 Newsletter

We would like to thank everyone who has contributed to the Giving Circle and give you an update on our activities so far this year. With your support, in 2018 our group has been able to fund 18 grant requests through local nonprofits to help people in our community with pressing needs. We...

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Women’s Giving Circle provides funding for independence for a local woman

When local resident Sammy Forrest almost completely lost her vision, NorthWest Colorado Center for Independence (NWCCI) was able to help Sammy keep her independence as her life changed seemingly overnight. Sammy was employed as a medical assistant until she had several tumors removed.  The surgery revealed that the spinal pressure from the tumors…

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Women’s Giving Circle Grants $10,640

The Women’s Giving Circle recently met on September 25th for their annual gathering.  Collectively from April until September, the group granted a total of $10,64o to eleven organizations on behalf of a number of individuals and families in need. The receiving organizations were Horizons, Integrated Community, Routt to Work (a program of Routt County United Way), Yampa...

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Giving the Gift of Better Vision

Hi Emily, My student got his new glasses today and he was super excited about it!  When I asked him about it he said that he never knew dandelions had individual petals on them, but now he can see them.  He was SUPER thankful for the grant supporting him in getting glasses and...

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Women’s Giving Circle Hosts Spring Gathering

The Women’s Giving Circle brings together women, like you, who care about the needs of the Yampa Valley. Please join us for an update on the four individuals that you have supported since our fall meeting. Sponsored by YVCF and Steamboat Elite Property Management, 100% of your gift is granted nonprofit organizations to…

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The Women’s Giving Circle Grants $3,119 to local organizations

The Women’s Giving Circle recently met on September 26th for their annual gathering.  Collectively, the group donated a total of $3,119 to grant out to three organizations on behalf of a number of individuals and families in need. The receiving organizations were Horizons, Integrated Community, and Partners Mentoring Youth. The Women’s Giving Circle meets annually to learn about the current…

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Women’s Giving Circle Grants $8,000 to the Yampa Valley

The Women’s Giving Circle recently met on September 1st at the Mesa Schoolhouse for their annual gathering.  Collectively, twenty women donated a total of $8,000 to grant out to five organizations on behalf of a number of individuals and families in need. The receiving organizations were First Impressions of Routt County, Routt County…

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