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Cortez

Solutions and stories from the heart of the Four Corners region.

Solution A Local Assessment Helps Montezuma County Support Its Seniors
Local Champion:
Montezuma County Department of Social Services
Date funded:
May 23, 2024
Grant Amount:
$11,100
Solution A Local Anthology Promotes Cortez Authors
Local Champion:
A Cortez local
Date funded:
May 21, 2024
Grant Amount:
$6,250
Story In a Sustained Drought, Water Solutions Funding Supports Agricultural Innovation in Rural Colorado

By Ilana Newman, The Daily Yonder

Solution Subsidized E-Waste Recycling Removes a Barrier for Cortez Residents
Local Champion:
League of Women Voters of Montezuma County
Date funded:
May 20, 2024
Grant Amount:
$10,000
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 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 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 Artisanal Popsicles Fundraise for Cortez Nonprofits
Local Champion:
Squirrel Congress
Date funded:
March 19, 2024
Grant Amount:
$9,992
Solution A Dining Room Brings Joy to Cortez Assisted Living Residents
Local Champion:
Senior Housing Options (Madison House)
Date funded:
March 18, 2024
Grant Amount:
$2,416

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