2nd Year Fellow Will Keyse shares his insights from attending and supporting Western Legislative Academy at Penrose House.
El Pomar Foundation’s Trustees approved $575,000 in grant funding to support immediate and ongoing relief efforts related to the Marshall Fire that has devastated Boulder County.
1st Year Fellow Reilly Torres shares what she learned about working with diverse perspectives while teaching at an American university in China.
On Empathy and Accountability: Elliott’s Reflections on Addressing Gender-Based Violence as a Transgender Man
Elliott describes his experience working with both survivors and perpetrators of domestic violence.
1st Year Fellow Dylan Craddock shares how her return to Colorado Springs informs her work at the Foundation.
1st Year Fellow Emma Mantooth reflects on what Colorado has done for her and how she is motivated to give back.
Kathryn Benson reflects on her time as a Fellow at El Pomar Foundation.
At the Colorado Springs Sports Corporation 2021 Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, El Pomar's Executive Chairman was honored with the Thayer Tutt Sportsman of the Year Award for his lifetime of service to sport in the Pikes Peak Region.
In honor of National Hiking Day on November 17th, we highlight the August event hosted by Pikes Peak Heritage Series: Equity and Inclusion in the Outdoors Panel Discussion.
This summer, El Pomar Foundation teamed up with Telluride Foundation to provide funding in a program related investment (PRI) for the Rural Homes Project, an affordable housing initiative in the San Juan Region.
El Pomar Intern Abby Steen writes about Spencer Penrose's love of sport and his early dedication to laying the groundwork that would eventually see Colorado Springs become Olympic City, USA.
El Pomar Foundation's Emerging Leaders Development program announces Dennis Barcial Apuan as the 2021 Milton E. Proby Cultural Heritage Room Inductee
Former State Representative Dennis Barcial Apuan (1965-2020) will be honored as the Milton E. Proby Cultural Heritage Room Inductee at a virtual ceremony in August
Intern Ben Garfield on Finding the Balance Between Advocating for Others and Creating Space for Self-Advocacy
El Pomar Summer Intern Ben Garfield reflects on his experience at Wesleyan University and the ways he has acted as a student leader in combatting inequity in higher education.
2nd Year Fellow Will Keyse reflects on the process of creating an annual report to summarize the rollercoaster year of 2020 and highlight the resiliency of the El Pomar Foundation team and their nonprofit partners.
2nd Year Fellow Ulises Flores reflects on his stint with El Pomar's North Regional Council and the lessons learned over two years of strategic funding to mental health grantee partners in Larimer and Weld counties.