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Onward! A Legacy Foundation, a community foundation dedicated to the philanthropic health of Southwest Colorado, is opening their Montezuma County Emergency Relief Fund application cycle. This fund was set up to give donors a vehicle to support nonprofits and our community in a time of crisis. Established in response to COVID-19, the Montezuma County Emergency […]
MARCH 2020 – In the first round of funding, Onward! partnered with the Community Foundation Serving Southwest Colorado’s CERF fund to quickly distribute money to the following nonprofits: 1) Pinon Project $5,000 2) Good Samaritan/Sharehouse $4,000 3) Mancos Foodshare $2,000 4) Bridge Emergency Shelter $3,000 5) Reaching out to Community and Kids (ROCK) in Dolores County – […]
Register today for the February 29th Putt-Putt Tournament in Downtown Cortez. Pick your favorite movie character and dress up! Prizes will go to best team score, best individual costume, and best team costume. Join the fun! We will have 12 holes this year! Thank you to our hole sponsors: Moose & More Stonefish Sushi and […]
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. […]