Grant Making

El Pomar is a general purpose foundation that contributes more than $20 million annually

through grants to nonprofit organizations and government equivalents across Colorado

 

Upcoming Board of Trustees Meetings

September 30, 2018

Please note, we accept competitive applications on a rolling basis.

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El Pomar Funds

Learn more about El Pomar's grant making. 

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Contact Us

Please call the Grants Department at: 

1-800-554-7711

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Am I Eligible?

Your organization is eligible to apply for a grant from El Pomar Foundation if:

  • It is an active 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization
  • Its activities take place in Colorado
  • If requesting capital support, your request is less than $100,000

Review the grant guidelines and eligibility requirements 

How To Apply

You can apply for a grant online.  Be sure to have: 

  • The name and address of your organization and contact information for the CEO/Executive Director
  • Concise statements describing your request
  • Your organization's three (3) most recent years of audited financial statements

Review the full list of required application materials

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El Pomar's Funds

El Pomar offers several funds, including the:

  • Ackerman Fund
  • Hambrick Fund
  • Wildland Fire Fund

 

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Final Report

A final report is required when all grant funds have been expended.  This report provides the opportunity to communicate the achievements and challenges related to the grant your organization received.

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Grant Search

Search by organization, county, city, key word, or funding area – arts and culture, civic and community, education, health, and human service

Recent News

El Pomar commits $1 million to Colorado Springs mountain biking facility

El Pomar has committed $1 million, $100,000 per year for 10 years, to underwrite the the City of Colorado Springs' operational expenses for such a park.

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Sitting above the clouds early this morning at Will Rogers Shrine of the Sun, our All Staff Breakfast featured introductions from new Fellows, a competitive trivia game led by our summer Interns, and a happy birthday song to our Chairman, Mr. Hybl!

Welcome Elizabeth, Erin, and Andrew to El Pomar's Fellowship Class of 2018! We are thrilled to have you here!

Broncos 7K Pueblo & Salute to Fans Rally is almost a week away! Register here: https://www.denverbroncos.com/fit/7kseries/

Over the next several weeks, we will be introducing the Fellows of the Class of 2018! To begin, meet Kyle Boyle, Janni Conrad, and Jack Gurr. We are so excited to welcome you to El Pomar's family!

@ElPomarFdtn • July 16

Sitting above the clouds early this morning at Will Rogers Shrine of the Sun, our All Staff Breakfast featured intr… https://t.co/IdPbGrjwcE

@ElPomarFdtn • July 13

Welcome Elizabeth, Erin, and Andrew to El Pomar's Fellowship Class of 2018! We are thrilled to have you here!

@ElPomarFdtn • July 11

Over the next several weeks, we will be introducing the Fellows of the Class of 2018! To begin, meet Kyle Boyle, Ja… https://t.co/oDRJLd2SoN

@ElPomarFdtn • July 10

Tomorrow marks the first day of the Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo! Read more about the history of this exciting event on… https://t.co/R9x0OAe4UK

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