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
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
El Pomar offers several funds, including the:
- Ackerman Fund
- Hambrick Fund
- Wildland Fire Fund
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.
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.
"It's one thing to grant money, but it's another thing to grant money with a purpose that is so close to somebody's mission and values." Thank you, Melissa Wills, for your commitment to El Pomar's mission over the past two years! We know you will do great things at Vail Valley Foundation as their Education Development Officer.
Happy first day of summer! We are excited to get outside and soak up some sun in Colorful Colorado this season. Photo by Fellow, Matt Nuñez. #MattsLens
In partnership with American Council of Young Political Leaders, we welcomed delegates from Japan this past weekend! Fellows introduced them to our city with a tour of the Olympic Training Center and dinner downtown.
Since 1954, Junior Achievement of Southern Colorado, Inc. has been educating and inspiring young people to value free enterprise and understand business and economics to improve the quality of their lives and now serves more than half of the counties in Colorado. #Celebrating80Years
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