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Dick Hoover Memorial

By Administrator | August 9, 2019

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. […]

Pickleball Tournament Registration

By Administrator | August 9, 2019

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 […]

Food Pantry Assistance Grant Cycle Now OPEN!

By Administrator | August 9, 2019

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 […]

Rural Philanthropy Days 2018

By Administrator | September 17, 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 […]

Grant Cycle Now Open

By Administrator | September 1, 2018

Onward! A Legacy Foundation is excited to announce the opening of our 2018 grant cycle. Visit our GRANT PAGE for all the details. The grant cycle will close October 15th at 5 PM. Please share this information with your favorite non-profit organizations in the five county region.

Happy birthday, Chuck!

By Administrator | August 30, 2018

Happy birthday to our Executive Director and fearless leader! Hope your day is wonderful.

SCCA: Educating Today for Future Protection

By Administrator | August 6, 2018

Southwest Colorado Canyons Alliance (a fiscal fund with Onward! A Legacy Foundation) will manage the education program for CANM/CAVM for the 2018-2019 school year! Anne Beach and Diane McBride have been diligently writing grants and looking for sponsorships to fund the program. They estimate that they need $15,900.00 to pay Educators to run the program. […]

Tip-A-Cop for D.A.R.E.

By Administrator | March 23, 2018

MARCH 24, 2018  4 PM to 9 PM Help us help kids! Uniformed police officers will be waiting tables at J.Fargo’s to earn your tips. All tips and 10% of the food sales will go towards our local D.A.R.E. program. Onward! is a proud support of Officer Rucker and the D.A.R.E. program in Cortez. Enjoy […]

Scholarship Season

By Administrator | March 22, 2018

As April looms closer and seniors head out on their last secondary education spring break, applications for scholarships come due. Don’t forget to share the multiple scholarship opportunities available through Onward! A Legacy Foundation. Visit our scholarship page for all the details. Scholarships are available for students from multiple local high schools and non-traditional students […]

Thank You: Darlene Wiemer

By Administrator | March 21, 2018

The Onward! A Legacy Foundation staff and board would like to thank Darlene Wiemer for 14 years of dedication and service to Onward! and its mission. We wish you good luck in your new endeavors. You will be missed on the board.