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Congratulations to this year’s YOUR Story Winner… The Education For the St. Vrain Valley. Below is their winning story Backpack stuffing time! Every year, children in need head to school with new backpacks and supplies thanks to donors and volunteers. The cost of school supplies is a financial burden for parents of over 5,000 students […]
Attend Our Annual Grants BreakfastWe look forward to seeing you at our Annual Grants Breakfast on April 7th at The Plaza Convention Center.  Come and celebrate with us as we recognize some amazing nonprofit organizations and the work they do for our community.   Details: When:  April 7, 2017; 8 a.m. – 9:30 Where: The Plaza Event Center, 1850 Industrial Circle Cost: $15 […]
Live & Give Longmont Grant ApplicationLCF Board President, Roy White, presents Longmont Museum Executive Director, Wes Jessup, with a grant award
Help us Reach the Challenge!We have secured nearly the $10k needed to receive an additional generous $10k donation from Brad Feld and Amy Batchelor.  Help us reach this goal and become an Ignite member. Longmont Ignite is a group of community-minded philanthropists who have established a fund to grant money to startups in the Longmont area. Awardees pledge a portion […]
Live & Give Longmont website launchedLive & Give Longmont Day encourages residents to contribute time, money, or resources to good causes. Whether it be volunteering at the Humane Society, mowing a neighbor’s lawn, or donating to the Live & Give Longmont Fund, we want to celebrate philanthropy in all shapes and sizes.  Go to Live & Give Longmont, take the pledge and get involved this September 13th!
Live & Give Longmont Day is September 13th!Mayor Coombs has declared September 13, 2016 as Live & Give Longmont Day!  The Mayor and Longmont City Council recognize the need to support local nonprofits in their critical work now, as well as for future generations. They have therefore proclaimed September 13, 2016 as Live & Give Longmont Day to foster philanthropic giving among individuals […]
2016 Your Story Winner – There with Care  For families with a critically ill child, the day-to-day obligations can become overwhelming. Parents worry about getting their sick child to treatment or having time to shop for groceries or preparing a meal for their other children. There With Care steps in to provide a wide range of meaningful and fundamental services, individualized to […]
AAUW Scholarship OpportunityLongmont Community Foundation announces a scholarship opportunity for women who have: completed 30 college credit hours, are currently working towards a degree, and have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0; are a graduate or resident of the St. Vrain Valley School District, and are pursing a career that promotes equity for women and girls, […]
Support Live and Give LongmontLongmont remains a great place to raise a family, start a business, and enjoy the outdoors but there remain many in our community who struggle to make ends meet and provide for their families   As the director, of theLongmont Community Foundation, I’m honored that we can play a role in helping our nonprofit partners support Longmont […]
LCF Launches Live and Give LongmontLive and Give Longmont is a permanent fund that not only generates much-needed revenue for existing nonprofits, but also grows over time to ensure funding well into the future. Since its founding in 2002, the Fund has been able to leverage individual gifts into a larger pool to make the most meaningful impact. The Longmont […]
Longmont Legacy Grant OpportunityWe are pleased to announce a grant opportunity from the Longmont Legacy Fund.  This fund supports projects directly impacting youth and education in the city of Longmont. The application this year is a short video which should explain the request and impact of the grant.  The ideal length is around 1 minute 30 seconds.  Clips […]
Vote for the Top 3 Endowment NamesWe’ve narrowed down the entries to the top 8 and are looking for your quick input. Complete the survey by Aug 9th and enter to win a drawing for a $25 downtown gift card.  Click Here to take the survey
Grant Application Now AvailableWe’re proud to launch our new online grant application. Grant requests for the next grant cycle will be due on December 4, 2015.  Decisions are made in the spring of the following year.  The Longmont Community Foundation encourages all applicants to contact The Foundation to discuss any project idea or question related to your application.    […]
Community Grants Awarded in April 2015We were thrilled to grant in excess of $230,000 in under an hour at our Community Grants Breakfast in April.  To see a complete list, please click on the following link: 2015 Community Grants
Help us rename the Community EndowmentDo you have an idea for a new Fund name that will be more impactful?  If so, we want to hear about it! Winners will receive a $250 Downtown Longmont gift card that they can use at more than 50 participating businesses, as well as a $250 donation made in their name to the qualified nonprofit […]
Your Story Winner – Congratulations Via MobilityBecause Via goes – Steve works and is happy!  
Longmont Entrepreneurial Fund and Longmont Ignite!Learn more about how you can help the Longmont Community Foundation invest in business development in Longmont.  Longmont Entrepreneurial Fund  
N U 2 U Art Sale benefiting Arts GaloreNU 2 U ART SALE Join Arts Galore for the First Ever NU 2 U Art Sale benefiting the Arts Galore fund at The Longmont Community Foundation.  Browse previously owned original paintings, prints, frames, sculpture, pottery, vintage jewelry at bargain prices. 
Quarter Fund Seeks Health ProposalsQuarter Fund (QF) is looking to make a grant of up to $500 to a nonprofit organization supporting mental or physical health in Boulder County. Rather than submit a written grant proposal, send a video. Your clip should tell QF what it should fund, ideally in around 1 minute 30 seconds.