In the 2014/2015 grant cycle, fifteen organizations were awarded funds to continue their valuable outreach in the community. It is our pleasure to support the following organizations:
All Points Transit
To provide seniors and persons with disabilities transportation to and from dialysis appointments within the City of Montrose.
To support one .63 FTE position in Montrose for a court appointed special advocate.
21 Century After School Program/Centennial Middle School
To sponsor their class and production for the Shakespeare Project for January-May 2015 by paying partial salaries, benefits, supplies and advertising.
City of Montrose
To ensure and enhance a youth-friendly, sportsmanship-enhancing environment for baseball players ages 9-15 years old by providing experienced umpires for the 2015 competitive youth baseball season.
Girls on the Run
To help cover the cost differential between registration fees and the actual cost of providing the program for 30 girls in a 10 week program.
To help fund the cost of Case Management services for the Transitional Housing Program designed to help the homeless to get back into permanent housing on a path to self-sufficiency. Also for the Child Development Program.
Hilltop & Hilltop for Coalition on Homelessness
To support two separate population in Montrose who have unmet basic human needs.
HopeWest(HopeWest Kids Program)
To offer preventive services for all community children and teens who are grieving and at risk for becoming troubled youth.
To help purchase non-perishable food items to help feed students who would otherwise go hungry on weekends.
To help fund youth activities, teach youth life skills, volunteer training and general operations
For general operating support.
Uncompahgre Volunteer Legal Aid
To defray personnel costs.
Valley Food Partnership
For the employment of a summer garden educator and supplies.
West End Family Link Center
For general operating for the Kids Program.