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Congrats to our scholarship winners!

Onward! managed scholarship awardees: Bill and Peg Rees Scholarship: Adam Yoder, Mancos High School $2000/yearly renewable scholarship; Nanabah Sam, Grand Canyon University (former MCHS graduate); Katelynn Sweat, Colorado University-Denver (former MCHS graduate); Dylan Long, University of Wyoming (former MCHS graduate) $2000/yearly renewed scholarship MCHS Alumni Scholarship (MCHS specific scholarship): Casen Allmon, $1000 non-renewable scholarship Leonard […]

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Dolores Playground Group Needs Your Help

Hey Dolores Playground friends! The town needs your help! Part of the application for the GOCO grant requires letters from the community. If you feel so inclined please consider writing a letter to Great Outdoor Colorado Board and let them know the impact a playground, or lack thereof, will have/had on you, your business, community […]

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2019 Pickleball Tournament a Success

September 14 & 15 marked the Friends of Recreation inaugural Pickleball Tournament. It was a great event with tons of fun! Keep an eye on our facebook page to mark you calendar for the 2020 event. Never played PICKLEBALL? There is plenty of time to learn! A HUGE THANK YOU to our sponsors: Southwest Health […]

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Volunteer for Teen Maze

School Community Youth Collaborative (SCYC) is seeking volunteers for Teen Maze 2019! Since 2002, Teen Maze has been an interactive health fair for 8th graders from Montezuma and the surrounding counties. It covers topics such as; safe teen driving, mental health, healthy lifestyles, positive choices, sexual health and parenting, career choices, self-esteem, acceptance of diversity, […]

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Dick Hoover Memorial

It is with sadness that the Onward! staff mourns the loss of Dick Hoover. Mr. Hoover has always been a strong supporter of Onward! and its mission. Two years ago, Mr. Hoover began the Hoover Endowed Medical Scholarship. In his memory, the Hoover asks that in lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Mr. […]

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Pickleball Tournament Registration

REGISTRATION NOW CLOSED! Registration is now open for the Inaugural Cortez Pickleball Tournament. Visit our tournament page to register! CORTEZ PICKLEBALL Join us September 14 & 15 Offering: Men’s Doubles, Women’s Doubles and Mixed Doubles. First event is $25/person, second event is an additional $10/person. Money raised supports the Friends of Recreation for a Healthy […]

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Rural Philanthropy Days 2018

Southwest Colorado Rural Philanthropy Days came to a close Friday afternoon (Sept. 14) after a great 2 1/2 days. Onward! was proud to be a part of this amazing event that brought education, collaboration, and networking to our great community. Can’t wait to see what is coming in the interim. Chuck and Nicci both volunteered […]

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