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News Article about MORP

By Onward Foundation | July 20, 2020

They are amazing! Keep up the good work, Montezuma Orchard Restoration Project. Orchard hub to serve Montezuma County apple growers – The Journal

Southwest Colorado Canyons Alliance Tours Available

By Onward Foundation | July 15, 2020

We are proud to have the Southwest Colorado Canyons Alliance (SCCA) as part of Onward!’s fiscal funds. Volunteers with the SCCA offer tours of sites in Canyons of the Ancients, provides educational programming for youth, and monitors sites throughout the area. Take a look at this great video created by Local News Montezuma about the […]

Good Food Collective Keeping Busy

By Onward Foundation | July 8, 2020

Fiscal Fund Partner, the Good Food Collective (based in Durango)  works with partners to reinstate an intact regional food system in the Southwest. Enjoy this great video about all their hard work.  

MCERF Grant Cycle Open

By Onward Foundation | May 4, 2020

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 […]

MCERF Partners with SW Community Foundation

By Onward Foundation | May 4, 2020

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 – […]

Time to register for Putt-Putt

By Onward Foundation | January 27, 2020

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 […]

Happy Thanksgiving

By Onward Foundation | November 28, 2019

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.  

Onward! Celebration Luncheon 2019

By Onward Foundation | November 18, 2019

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.

Dolores Playground Group Needs Your Help

By Onward Foundation | September 30, 2019

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 […]

2019 Pickleball Tournament a Success

By Onward Foundation | September 23, 2019

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 […]