Enhance, encourage, and promote the current and future well-being of the people of Colorado. Established in 1937, El Pomar's mission is based on the values of Julie and Spencer Penrose.learn more
The best postgraduate experience in Colorado, the Fellowship is dedicated to developing rising leaders who are invested in the well-being of Colorado communities.Learn More
More than 70 community leaders make up 11 Regional Councils representing all 64 Colorado counties. Since 2003 the Councils have invested nearly $14.8 million in their home communities.Learn More
A private general purpose foundation El Pomar accepts applications from 501(c)3 organizations serving the state of Colorado in the areas of arts and culture, civic and community initiatives, education, health, and human services.
Available free of charge to 501(c)3 nonprofits and governmental equivalents. Built on the site of the Dixon Apple Orchard, the Penroses' historic home is open for strategic meetings, seminars, and trainings.
A new fund supporting nonprofit organizations that provide direct care to equines, therapeutic riding programs, equine education programs, and equine-related disaster response programs.
El Pomar’s Internship Program provides a unique summer experience for continuing undergraduate students. Interns have the opportunity to learn about the nonprofit sector and develop professional interests.
The Forum contributes to the civic health of the Pikes Peak Region through panels, seminars and lectures about key local and state issues.
El Pomar's programs are all different, but each was created with the same goal in mind: to support leadership and community development beyond grantmaking.
Helping students make informed decisions through meaningful career conversations was the cornerstone mission of an eighth-grade career fair at Morgan County Fairgrounds.
Check out this article from the Colorado Springs Business Journal highlighting the contributions that the Outdoor Recreation Industry makes here in the 5th Congressional District! We are proud to live, work, and play in a community with such unparalleled access to outdoor spaces.
It was great celebrating nonprofits throughout the state today! Thank you to the Colorado Nonprofit Association for hosting a wonderful luncheon. #ForceforGoodFriday #CNW2018
The Lindsey Vonn Foundation is offering an exciting new scholarship opportunity to children in order to help them reach reach their goals! Scholarship funds can be applied to enrichment activities of any kind, including camps, prep-classes, clubs, etc., that help children engage in their passion. For more information, please click here!
We are celebrating Colorado Nonprofit Week alongside the Colorado Nonprofit Association with #WisdomWednesday! #CNW2018
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@ElPomarFdtn • March 16
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@ElPomarFdtn • March 15
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