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The Onward! staff has many things to be thankful for this year. What is something you are thankful for? Many blessings to you and yours on this Thanksgiving day.
It is always fun to recognize the good work nonprofits are doing across the five county region. $90,000 in grant dollars designated to nonprofits in Dolores, La Plata and Montezuma counties.
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 […]
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 […]
YAY! It is grant cycle time. Open to nonprofits in Montezuma, Dolores, La Plata, Archuleta and San Juan counties. Visit our grants page for more information: http://bit.ly/2019OnwardGrant. Don’t forget! The Onward! Grant Application is reviewed by four other donor advised funds managed by Onward!. The grant cycle closes October 15 at 5 PM.
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, […]
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. […]
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 […]
Visit our food pantry grant page for more information about deadlines and to apply. FOOD PANTRY ASSISTANT GRANT At the 2019 Legislative Session, the Joint Budget committee allocated dollars to the Food Pantry Assistance Grant again. However, funding for the 2019-2020 budget year was greatly reduced so the amounts awarded will be reduced this fiscal […]
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 […]