The Community Foundation of Northern Colorado is a trusted, local platform serving local communities through philanthropy.

We enable people to give more effectively and to think strategically and creatively about the future of our communities. By acting as the convener for important conversations, we call upon our dynamic network of relationships with donors, nonprofits, and community leaders that allows us to gather the right group to address community endeavors.

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Charitable Funds

The Community Foundation is proud to house a variety of funds that allow donors to connect to the causes they care about most.

$95.7M

Assets

Our assets allowed us to increase the size of our staff, expand office space, and serve the Eastern Plains of Colorado.

$5.8M

Distributed

During the fiscal year ended June 30, 2016, the Foundation distributed $5.8 million through grants and program distributions to support charitable causes.

$9.9M

In Gifts

In Fiscal Year 2016 the Foundation received $9.9 million in gifts.

Featured advisor

The Bouchard Family

I often recommended the Foundation to clients as the best fit for philanthropic needs. They have a knowledgeable staff, rich in resources to assist donors in making smart decisions with their giving.

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Featured Event

Annual Celebration of Philanthropy

Connect with community leaders and donors on philanthropy and collaboration in our region.

Thursday | May 11 | 2017
4:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Embassy Suites Loveland | Business Casual

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celebrating gratitude

Celebrating Gratitude

You are invited to join us for Celebrating Gratitude,  a community-wide letter-writing campaign designed to show our deepest gratitude for htose who have served our country to secure our right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. 

| May 24 - 29 | 2017
Fort Collins, CO

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News & Headlines

Year in Review

January 2017

In December 2016, the Community Foundation of Northern Colorado crossed the $100 million milestone – a wonderful testimony to the generosity of our donors and the love they have for their communities. 

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Fund Highlight: Ida J. Murphy and Russel O. Allen Fund for Children

January 2017

The Ida J. Murphy and Russel O. Allen Fund for Children was established at the Community Foundation in 1999.

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Colorado Gives Day 2016 Recap

January 2017

Thank you to all who participated in Colorado Gives Day on Tuesday, Dec. 6. Together we raised $1.4 million for Larimer County nonprofits!

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Pharos Fund Opportunity

January 2017

Eligible 501(c)(3) organizations and can apply for awards of up to $30,000 through Bohemian Foundation.

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Upcoming Events

Annual Celebration of Philanthropy

May 11 | 4:30 - 8:00 p.m. | Embassy Suites Loveland

Connect with community leaders and donors on philanthropy and collaboration in our region.  

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