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Solutions and stories in the Centennial State.

Solution Young Hoopers in Monte Vista Get a New, Safe Basketball Court
Local Champion:
Monte Vista Schools
Date funded:
June 1, 2023
Grant Amount:
$977
Solution Budding Entrepreneurs in Cortez Launch a Student-Led Curriculum
Local Champion:
Fundamental Needs Inc
Date funded:
May 31, 2023
Grant Amount:
$5,000
Solution Cortez Farmers Market Makes Healthy Food Affordable for SNAP Recipients
Local Champion:
Cortez Farmers Market
Date funded:
May 31, 2023
Grant Amount:
$2,796
Solution Cortez Locals Expand the Citizens’ Guide to Local Government
Local Champion:
Cortez locals
Date funded:
May 31, 2023
Grant Amount:
$4,872
Solution Summer Workshops Help Monte Vista Kids Invest in Healthy Relationships
Local Champion:
Tu Casa, Inc.
Date funded:
May 12, 2023
Grant Amount:
$3,179
Solution Reduced Fee Summer Camps Give Cortez Kids Exposure to STEM Fun
Local Champion:
The Powerhouse
Date funded:
May 11, 2023
Grant Amount:
$9,100
Solution Monte Vista Builds Understanding With a First Ever Intertribal Powwow
Local Champion:
Mystic Valley Arts Council
Date funded:
May 8, 2023
Grant Amount:
$15,500
Story Monte Vista Teachers Create an Essential Family Bonding Opportunity

After a cherished community program for students and parents was diminished by the pandemic, a Monte Vista teacher stepped up and—with support from LOR—brought Family Fun Nights back to life.

Solution Radios Keep Young Mountain Bikers and Their Coaches Connected and Safe on Cortez Trails
Local Champion:
High Desert DEVO
Date funded:
May 5, 2023
Grant Amount:
$2,290
Solution A New Flea Market Helps Keep Economic Dollars in Cortez While Building Community
Local Champion:
Montezuma County
Date funded:
May 3, 2023
Grant Amount:
$10,955

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