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Cortez

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

Solution Jujitsu Classes Give Cortez Police Additional De-Escalation Training
Local Champion:
City of Cortez
Date funded:
February 21, 2024
Grant Amount:
$9,900
Solution A Side-by-Side Makes Search and Rescue Safer for Cortez Volunteers
Local Champion:
United Search and Rescue of Montezuma County
Date funded:
February 16, 2024
Grant Amount:
$25,427
Solution A Feral Cat Program Improves Quality of Life for All Montezuma County Residents
Local Champion:
Rescued Pets Society
Date funded:
February 15, 2024
Grant Amount:
$9,914
Solution Music to the Ears: New Equipment and Outreach Aid Cortez’s Four Corners Community Band
Local Champion:
Four Corners Community Band
Date funded:
February 6, 2024
Grant Amount:
$4,720
Solution Emergency Kits Aid Volunteers and Improve Cortez’s Crisis Response
Local Champion:
Montezuma County
Date funded:
January 18, 2024
Grant Amount:
$9,830
Story Activists Win a Battle for Women’s Reproductive Healthcare in a Rural Colorado Town

By Ilana Newman, The Daily Yonder

Solution Renting an Arena Strengthens Youth Horsemanship in Cortez
Local Champion:
Montezuma County Extension Office
Date funded:
January 17, 2024
Grant Amount:
$2,310
Solution Dressing to Impress: A Classy Lending Closet Inspires Confidence for Cortez Choir and Band Students
Local Champion:
A Cortez student
Date funded:
January 12, 2024
Grant Amount:
$9,506
Solution A Cortez Campaign Connects Supports for People with Disabilities
Local Champion:
Our Own Lives
Date funded:
January 12, 2024
Grant Amount:
$10,000
Solution A Coloring Book Buoys Cortez’s Community Heritage
Local Champion:
City of Cortez
Date funded:
December 15, 2023
Grant Amount:
$6,100

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