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Solutions and stories in the Centennial State.

Story In a Sustained Drought, Water Solutions Funding Supports Agricultural Innovation in Rural Colorado

By Ilana Newman, The Daily Yonder

Solution Cortez Senior Lunches Take on America’s Loneliness Epidemic
Local Champion:
Southwest Health System
Date funded:
April 29, 2024
Grant Amount:
$10,000
Solution Paid Internships Create Local Opportunities for Monte Vista Students
Local Champion:
City of Monte Vista
Date funded:
April 25, 2024
Grant Amount:
$15,000
Solution A Local Pet Food Pantry Helps Cortez Families Stay Intact
Local Champion:
Colorado Pet Pantry
Date funded:
April 25, 2024
Grant Amount:
$7,526
Solution A Kindness Program Tackles Bullying in Cortez Schools
Local Champion:
A group of Cortez locals
Date funded:
April 19, 2024
Grant Amount:
$2,731
Solution A CPR Machine Saves Lives in Monte Vista
Local Champion:
Monte Vista Community Ambulance Service
Date funded:
April 19, 2024
Grant Amount:
$9,634
Solution Soccer Goals Keep the Fun Going at Cortez’s Kemper Elementary
Local Champion:
Kemper Elementary PTO
Date funded:
April 11, 2024
Grant Amount:
$6,150
Solution An Emergency Center Ensures Monte Vista Residents Have a Safe Place to Go
Local Champion:
City of Monte Vista
Date funded:
March 28, 2024
Grant Amount:
$30,000
Story A Rare Printing Press, a Community Art Space, a Small Town Where Creativity Thrives

By Ilana Newman, The Daily Yonder

Solution A Horseback Riding Program Fosters Connections for Monte Vista Youth
Local Champion:
Lucky Shoe Ranch
Date funded:
March 20, 2024
Grant Amount:
$5,160

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