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Thursday, Jun 13, 2013

The El Pomar Foundation Wild Land Fire Fund is currently accepting emergency funding proposals for personal protective equipment from any fire department of protection district that is involved in fighting the Black Forest, Royal Gorge, and La Veta Fires.
Tuesday, Jun 11, 2013

On the Blog: Later in June, El Pomar will welcome a delegation from Israel as part of the American Council of Young Political Leaders program.
Tuesday, May 14, 2013

On the Blog: Fountain Fort Carson High School senior Kennedy Word has a tough decision to make. She has been accepted to the University of Houston, University of Texas San Antonio, and Xavier University.
Thursday, May 09, 2013

On the Blog: Last month, the SLE scholars met in Denver for their third and final retreat of the year.
Thursday, Apr 25, 2013

On Location: The first of three Fellowship Dialogue sessions centered on the theme of "Redefining the Race."
Wednesday, Apr 17, 2013

On the Blog: Remembering El Pomar Legacy Trustee Kent Olin
Friday, Apr 12, 2013

On the Blog: El Pomar Trustees recently met and approved 42 grants totaling more than $625,000.
Tuesday, Apr 09, 2013

On Location: Over the course of three days, representatives from several front range foundations met with community leaders from numerous towns all across the Western Slope including: Gunnison, Crested Butte, Montrose, Telluride, Ouray, Ridgeway, Naturita, Norwood, Grand Junction and Delta.
Thursday, Apr 04, 2013

On the Blog: For the past five months, El Pomar Foundation has been working in partnership with The Youth Foundation to determine the feasibility of scaling and replicating the organization’s unique youth development programs and kid-centered culture to other communities throughout Colorado.
Thursday, Mar 21, 2013

On the Blog: I find it a trend in my life that I typically jump into things without fully thinking them through.
Tuesday, Mar 19, 2013

On the Blog: Last year, El Pomar’s Northwest Regional Council spearheaded an innovative partnership among the four colleges in the region to develop a revolutionary three-phase educational pipeline.
Friday, Mar 15, 2013

On the Blog: Don’t know who to vote for in the April 2 Colorado Springs City Council election? Come to Forum for Civic Advancement’s City Council Candidate Community Roundtable to meet the candidates.
Thursday, Mar 14, 2013

On Location: The annual Sportswomen of Colorado awards banquet was held this past Sunday, where swimmer Missy Franklin was named the Colorado Sportswoman of the Year.
Thursday, Mar 14, 2013

On the Blog: YouTube is helping nonprofit organizations find the spotlight through a new program, “YouTube for Good.”
Sunday, Mar 10, 2013

El Pomar Foundation honored five non-profit organizations and four individuals for their achievements during the annual Statewide Conference in Blackhawk this past weekend.
Tuesday, Mar 05, 2013

On the Blog: Last month, 42 students from the ten universities that participate in El Pomar’s Student Leadership Experience gathered for their winter weekend retreat.
Thursday, Feb 28, 2013

On the Blog: Improving the education system is a daunting task, but after attending a recent Teach for America Summit, I came away believing that supporting one another and supporting our children could go a long way.
Thursday, Feb 28, 2013

On the Blog: Last week, community members from throughout the Pikes Peak region gathered for the 2012-2013 Empty-Stocking Fund closing reception at the Penrose House
Thursday, Feb 28, 2013

On the Blog: Over the past 75 years, El Pomar Foundation has found unique ways to adapt and expand to Colorado’s ever-changing needs through thoughtful grantmaking and innovative programs. In recent years, that creativity has set the Foundation on a path to greater sustainability and has become a part of El Pomar’s daily culture.
Thursday, Feb 28, 2013

On the Blog: The Business to College program was created by the Northeast Regional Council to encourage local business owners and entrepreneurs to participate in a business class and reengage in the local community and economy.
Wednesday, Feb 13, 2013

On the Blog: YouTube is helping nonprofit organizations find the spotlight through a new program, “YouTube for Good.”
Wednesday, Feb 13, 2013

On the Blog: YouTube is helping nonprofit organizations find the spotlight through a new program, “YouTube for Good.”
Wednesday, Feb 06, 2013

On the Blog: This past Sunday, 111.3 million people tuned into watch the Baltimore Ravens and the San Francisco 49ers battle it out for football supremacy. The viewers also engaged in another growing sport: watching and judging Super Bowl commercials.
Monday, Feb 04, 2013

On the Blog: Applications for the 2013 Summer Internship are due February 14
Friday, Feb 01, 2013

On the Blog: Wayne Caudill, a student at the University of Colorado – Colorado Springs (UCCS), was selected last weekend as the Colorado Leadership Alliance’s (CLA) Student Leader of the Year. Caudill, who also participates in El Pomar’s Student Leadership Experience, was given the honor at the annual CLA Summit held in Denver and attended by more than 200 students participating in leadership programs from 11 Colorado universities.
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