July 17, 2013 — The Boettcher Foundation Trustees are pleased to announce the selection of 21 Colorado nonprofits to receive the 2013 Boettcher Foundation Community Enrichment Capital Grant Awards.
For 75 years, the Boettcher Foundation has awarded capital grants to Colorado nonprofits for the purchase, construction or major renovation of buildings. Specifically, the Community Enrichment Grants exist to improve communities throughout the state both by supporting arts and cultural facilities, community resource / multi-purposes spaces and youth-serving organizations.
“It is our intention for these awards to make it possible for the outstanding organizations selected to further serve their respective communities by enabling them to make critical improvements to their facilities,” said Tim Schultz, Boettcher Foundation President and Executive Director. “We have been so impressed with the community support and collaborative efforts of these nonprofits, that it’s an honor to be a small part of their continued good work on behalf of the residents of Colorado.”
The following 21 organizations received 2013 Community Enrichment Capital Grants:
Community, Recreation and Senior Centers
Fort Collins Senior Center
Paradox Valley Charter School & Community Center
Summit County Library
Pikes Peak Library District
Pueblo City-County Library District
Garfield County Public Library
High Plains Library District - Weld County
Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Denver
Junior Achievement of Southern Colorado, Inc.
Young Americans Center for Financial Education
Denver, Lakewood & Wray
Arts & Culture
Colorado Ballet Company
Colorado Nonprofit Rural Theaters Digital Projector Conversion Project
5,000 per qualifying nonprofit theater
Pueblo Memorial Hall Theatre & Performing Arts Center
The Avalon Theatre
Telluride Film Festival/Town of Telluride
Sheridan Opera House
Fort Morgan Heritage Museum
Platte Valley Festival Band/City of Fort Morgan
Aspen Historical Society
Magic Circle Players Community Theatre
Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum
About the Boettcher Foundation
At Boettcher we believe in the promise of Colorado and the potential of Coloradans. Every day we champion excellence across our state by investing in our most talented citizens and high-potential organizations, because supporting their hard work and leadership will enable them to give back for years to come. For more information, visit www.boettcherfoundation.org.
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