NEWS AND PRESS

Denver Business Journal: Durham donation expands scholarship
By Monica Mendoza Denver Business Journal In the world of philanthropy, there is a lot of interest these days in establishing new programs and moving in new directions. Grady Durham would know. He owns a Denver-based asset management consulting firm and his expertise is in endowments and foundations. But there...
Boettcher Foundation Press Release
Boettcher Foundation Scholarship expands to 42 students
June 5, 2015 — The Boettcher Foundation is celebrating the first major expansion of its prestigious and competitive scholarship program following a generous donation that will allow the well-known program to expands its reach and impact. B. Grady and Lori Durham have donated funds to expand...
2014 Year in Review
2014 was a year of beginnings as the Boettcher Foundation launched new initiatives, strengthened existing efforts and embarked on an exciting process of planning for the future. ...
Hats 4 Hope
Suzy Luff, University of Denver
The smallest things can make a big difference, and Boettcher Scholar Suzy Luff is proving that every day. Suzy, a junior at the University of Denver, is the founder of Hats 4 Hope—a Colorado nonprofit that provides hand-knit hats for premature newborns who are too small...
Youth on Record
Youth on Record | Denver, Colorado
Youth on Record is a Denver-based nonprofit founded by members of the band Flobots. The innovative nonprofit celebrated the grand opening of its Youth Media Studio, located in the Mariposa community in Denver, in the spring of 2015. Youth on Record has developed a curriculum that...
Boettcher Foundation Press Release
18 nonprofits awarded funds for social services projects
December 4, 2014 — Eighteen Colorado nonprofits focused on social services programming have been awarded a combined $770,000 from the Boettcher Foundation to support capital campaigns. “The Boettcher Foundation is honored to support the organizations that are making a difference in the lives of Coloradans,” said...
Boettcher Foundation Press Release
20 nonprofits awarded capital funding from Boettcher Foundation
August 7, 2014 — The Boettcher Foundation has selected 20 Colorado nonprofits for grant funding toward community enrichment projects in the state. The projects will be awarded a total of $815,000 in support of capital projects. “From shared community spaces and historic preservation to game-changing...
Boettcher Foundation Press Release
Boettcher Foundation announces new hire
July 15, 2014 — The Boettcher Foundation has hired Marisa Pooley as its Minds Initiative Fellow. Pooley will support the Foundation’s new initiative to promote relationships and engagement among Boettcher Scholars, Boettcher Teachers, Boettcher Investigators and the Boettcher Foundation Staff and Trustees for the purpose of further...