Foundation Grants 1998 - Present

411 Grants Totaling $2,337,389 Since 1998

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Spring 1998
Braun Hut Association Taggert Hut Ecological Restoration $9,558.00
Aspen Elementary School Green Building $2,750.00
Independence Pass Foundation Top Cut Restoration $2,500.00
Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers Marolt WetlandsRehab $2,500.00
Rocky Mountain Institute Windstar Land Restoration $2,500.00
Healthy Mountain Communities Growth Mapping $2,000.00
Wilderness Workshop Biological Inventory $2,000.00
ACES- Observatory at Hallam Lake $1,700.00
Waterwise Student Energy and Water Conservation $1,500.00
Waldorf School Children's Organic Garden Project $1,400.00
WRNF - Association Kids Environmental Education Program $1,000.00
Carbondale Community Bike Program $784.00
Total $30,192.00
Fall 1998  
Carbondale Community School Organic Garden Project $3,000.00
Roaring Fork Conservancy Water Quality and Restoration $4,000.00
Science Outreach Center Kids Teaching Kids $3,500.00
Colorado Rocky Mountain School Garden Project $3,200.00
PitCo Land Management Valley Bird Inventory $3,000.00
Yampah Mountain High School Solar Photovoltaic Schools $3,000.00
Citizens Rookery Watch Heron Protection Program $2,500.00
Global Change Institute Student Transportation Study $2,500.00
CORE Solar Photovoltaic Homes Program $2,000.00
Valley Resource Management Waste Reduction Newsletter $1,000.00
Total $27,700.00
Spring 1999  
Red Hill Council Recreation and Historic Preservation Plan $6,965.00
Independence Pass Foundation Tree Planting Program $5,000.00
Wilderness Workshop Recreation Impact Study $5,000.00
Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers Willits Trail Development $4,250.00
Basalt High School Outdoor Ecological Education Program $3,950.00
Aspen Ballet Environmental Education Ballet&n bsp $3,000.00
WRNF - Association Environmental Education Program $3,000.00
Wilderness Workshop Wilderness Monitoring Project $2,500.00
ACES - Trout Reintroduction $2,300.00
LivingWise Kids Water and Energy Conservation Program $1,500.00
Total $37,465.00
Fall 1999
ACESRBR - Rock Bottom Ranch Conservation Easement $15,000.00
Roaring Fork Conservancy Water Quality Program $6,640.00
Braun Hut Association Barnard Hut Ecological Improvements $5,000.00
Healthy Mountain Communities Smart Growth Planning $5,000.00
Yampah Mountain High Student Designed Strawbale Classroom $5,000.00
CAHF Conservation EasementTechnical Assistance $4,000.00
Central Rocky Mountain Permaculture Institute Edible Landscaping $4,000.00
CAHF Roaring Fork Valley Beef $3,000.00
Science Outreach Center Jason Project $3,000.00
Sustainable Settings at Compass Edible Landscape $3,000.00
Sustainable Settings at Compass Wetlands Development $3,000.00
Aspen Historical Society Environmental Interpretive Signage at Ashcroft $2,500.00
Compass Mountain Land Use Institute Review of Sanders Ranch PUD $1,500.00
Colorado Association of Ski Towns Analysis of MgCl Impacts $1,000.00
Total $61,640.00
Spring 2000  
Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers Hay Park Trail Restoration $8,500.00
Central Rocky Mountain Permaculture Institute Weed Control Education $7,500.00
Roaring Fork Conservancy River Experience Program $5,628.00
CORE Reudi Creek Hydropower Installation/Solar Rebates $5,000.00
Windstar Land Conservancy Upland Slope Restoration $5,000.00
WRNF - Study of Nitrates in High Altitude Lakes $4,000.00
Independence Pass Foundation Reveg of Independence Pass $3,000.00
Wilderness Workshop Summer 2000 Roadless Area Inventory $3,000.00
ACES - Restoration Hallam Lake $1,730.00
Total $43,358.00
Fall 2000  
ACESRBR - Rock Bottom Ranch Field Study Center $7,500.00
Roaring Fork Conservancy Watershed Wisdom Film $7,240.00
CORE Mountain Solar, High-profile installations $7,000.00
Western Colorado Congress $6,000.00
Aspen Historical Society $5,000.00
Windstar Interpretive Trail $5,000.00
Science Outreach Center JASON: kids teaching kids $4,000.00
Trout Unlimited River Cleanup $2,500.00
Wildwood School Sensory/Environmental Nooks $2,000.00
Total $46,240.00
Spring 2001  
Western Colorado Agricultural Heritage Fund Maurin Family Conservation $8,000.00
Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers Trail Rehab $6,000.00
Roaring Fork Conservancy Stream program $5,000.00
Colorado Mountain Club Western Slope Office $4,000.00
Sunsense: Solar Education Module $4,000.00
Deaf Camp Nature Trail $3,000.00
Mountain Folks for Global Justice: town speakers Public Education $2,000.00
Rocky Mountain Institute Tour Guidebook $2,000.00
Tenth Mountain Solar Energy Guides $1,750.00
Solar Energy International Solar Potluck $1,550.00
PitCo Mapping of watershed $1,000.00
PitCo retrospective analysis of water issues $1,000.00
Carbondale Environmental Board $950.00
Total $40,250.00
Fall 2001  
CORE Efficiency Yule Creek hydroelectic $10,000.00
ACESRBR - Rock Bottom Ranch received general operating support $5,000.00
Doug Davis of Star Technology computer disposal project $5,000.00
Mountain Folks for Global Justice Public Education and Policy $5,000.00
Red Hill Council reclaim and revegetate Red Hill $5,000.00
Independence Pass Foundation Top Cut Restoration $4,550.00
LoVa Trails group creation of a trail along the Colorado River $4,000.00
Stepstone Center smart growth symposium $4,000.00
Western Colorado Agricultural Heritage Fund Cerise Ranch $4,000.00
WRNF - White River Conservation Project travel management study $3,000.00
Basalt High School's Science Department Whirling Disease study $2,000.00
Waldorf School for a wetlands education project $2,000.00
Total $53,550.00
Spring 2002  
Aspen Valley Land Trust Ghost Town of Independence $10,000.00
ACES - Hallam Lake Turnpike $6,000.00
Roaring Fork Conservancy Operational Support $6,000.00
Wilderness Workshop Mountain Watchdog Program $6,000.00
Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers Red Hill and Grottos Trailwork $5,000.00
Roaring Fork Transit Authority Rio Grande property rehab $5,000.00
Science Outreach Center JASON Kids Teaching Kids $5,000.00
City of Aspen Parks Wetlands Education Sign $2,500.00
Central Rocky Mountain Permaculture Institute Weed Video Distribution $2,400.00
Boulder Energy Conservation Center Green Building Website $2,000.00
City of Glenwood Springs Student Buspass Program $2,000.00
Computers for Kids Computer Recycling $2,000.00
Trout Unlimited Roaring Fork River Cleanup $1,500.00
Solar Energy International Solar Potluck $850.00
Total $56,250.00
Fall 2002  
Trust for Public Lands Elk Corridor Project $7,000.00
Roaring Fork Transportation Agency Public forum on Green transp. $6,000.00
ACESRBR - Rock Bottom Ranch Field Study Center/Supplies $5,000.00
Western Colorado Agricultural Heritage Fund Burry Ranch $5,000.00
Wilderness Workshop Forest Watchdog Program $5,000.00
WRNF - Interpretive Association Forest Stewards Program $5,000.00
WRNF - National Forest Carnivore Study $2,050.00
Colorado Rocky Mountain School Sustainable Master Plan $2,000.00
Independence Pass Foundation Hydroseeding on the Pass $1,500.00
Mountain Folks for Global Justice "Buy Local" campaign $1,450.00
Total $40,000.00
Spring 2003  
ACES - General Operating Support $6,000.00
La Mision environmental education in Spanish-language newspaper $6,000.00
Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers trailwork $6,000.00
Science Outreach Center's Kids Teaching Kids enviro ed program $6,000.00
LoVa Trails Group trail from Glenwood Springs Parachute $5,000.00
Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado revegetate the Coal Seam Fire $5,000.00
Computers for Kids Foundation computer recycling $4,000.00
CORE green business program $4,000.00
Roaring Fork Conservancy water quality monitoring $3,482.00
Interwest Energy Alliance lobby for increased renewable energy $2,000.00
PitCo Open Space and Trails Moore Open Space restoration $2,000.00
WRNF - White River Conservation Project wilderness bill in Colorado $2,000.00
WRNF - educational geology display $2,000.00
Marble Charter School Muskrat Patrol environmental education $1,000.00
Roaring Fork Conservancy Water Conservation Kits $995.00
Total $55,477.00
Fall 2003  
CORE RFTA biodiesel conversion $7,500.00
ACESRBR - Rock Bottom Ranch General Support $6,000.00
Roaring Fork Biodiesel Coop $6,000.00
Basalt Middle School Photovoltaic Panel Installation $5,500.00
WRNF - White River Interpretive Association Volunteer Educational Rangers $4,500.00
Solar Energy International Solar in the Schools Program $4,000.00
Wilderness Workshop Conservation Cfforts $4,000.00
Midvalley Trails Committee Hooks Spur Trailhead $3,500.00
Roaring Fork Conservancy Stream Flow Survey Project $3,000.00
Total $44,000.00
Spring 2004  
Grand Valley Citizen's Alliance Gaswell Drilling Project $10,000.00
Colorado Mountain Club and Wilderness Workshop wilderness advocacy $8,000.00
Aspen Valley Land Trust Nieslanik Easement Monitoring $5,500.00
Colorado Fourteeners Initiative $5,000.00
Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers Trailwork $5,000.00
Tomorrow's Voices: Environmental Ethics Seminars $5,000.00
ACES - General Operating Support $4,000.00
Midvalley Trails Committee Hooks Spur Trailhead $4,000.00
Computers for Kids Computer Recycling $3,000.00
PitCo Landfill Computer Disposal Project $3,000.00
The Access Fund Preservation of the Drool Property $3,000.00
Glenwood Springs Explore Hiking Program for Kids $2,000.00
Trout Unlimited Roaring Fork River Cleanup $2,000.00
WRNF - Conservation Project $2,000.00
Carbondale Environmental Board: Earth Day Celebration $1,000.00
Carbondale Elementary School Environmental Education $990.00
Total $63,490.00
Fall 2004  
New Century Transportation Foundation $10,000.00
Trust for Public Land High Elk Corridor $10,000.00
ACESRBR - Rock Bottom Ranch Boardwalk and Ops Support $8,000.00
CORE Climate and the Ski Industry Regional Conference $7,000.00
Red Hill Council $6,550.00
Wilderness Workshop Ops Support $6,000.00
Science Outreach Center Kids Teaching Kids Program $4,000.00
Colorado Rocky Mountain School Biodiesel $3,500.00
Yampah Biodiesel $3,500.00
Total $58,550.00
Spring 2005  
CORE $10,000.00
Western Colorado Congress $10,000.00
ACES $8,000.00
Mountain Valley Development Services $8,000.00
Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers $7,820.00
Colorado Fourteeners Initiative $6,000.00
Colorado Mountain Club $6,000.00
LoVa Trails Group $6,000.00
Tomorrow?s Voices $5,000.00
Solar Energy International $4,000.00
Mount Sopris Nordic Council $2,500.00
Trout Unlimited $2,500.00
Carbondale Environmental Board Dandelion Days $2,200.00
Carbondale Elementary School $1,456.00
Total $79,476.00
Fall 2005  
Access Roaring Fork Waste Vegetable Oil Bus $10,000.00
Colorado Fourteeners Pyramid Peak $10,000.00
Rocky Mountain Climate Organization Operations $10,000.00
ACESRBR - Rock Bottom Ranch Strategic Planning and Operations $8,000.00
Wilderness Workshop Forest Watchdog $8,000.00
Roaring Fork Conservancy Adult Education $7,500.00
Colorado Mountain Club Unspoiled Forest Areas $7,000.00
Carbondale Trails Committee $5,000.00
Colorado Big Country Invasive Weeds $3,500.00
Rocky Mountain Institute Lecture Series $3,000.00
Trout Unlimited River Cleanup $2,500.00
Total $74,500.00
Spring 2006  
CORE - Solar Ramada Project $10,000.00
Western Colorado Congress - Oil Shale $10,000.00
ACES - Hallam Lake: Birds of Prey and Operations $8,000.00
Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers - Summer Trail Maintenance $8,000.00
PitCo Landfill Composting $7,588.00
LoVa Trails Group $5,500.00
WRNF - Ozone Study $5,200.00
Solar Energy International $5,000.00
Tomorrow's Voices $3,600.00
WRNF - Aspen Staff $3,250.00
Carbondale Environmental Board: Dandelion Days $650.00
Total $66,788.00
Fall 2006  
Environment Colorado - Western Slope Climate Policy Development $10,000.00
Western Colorado Congress - Gasfield Toxics Campaign $10,000.00
Western Resource Advocates - Green Communities $10,000.00
Wilderness Workshop - Forest Watchdog Program $10,000.00
Sustainability Center of the Rockies - Initial Project Support (Green Development Guide, 1st Build ing Architecture, Marketing Materials, Fund-Raising Support) $7,500.00
Carbondale and Rural Fire Protection District- 4kW PV System at HQ $5,000.00
Colorado Mountain Club - Protecting Wildlife in the Energy Boom $5,000.00
Trust for Public Land - High Elk Corridor General Operating Support $5,000.00
ACESRBR - Rock Bottom Ranch General Support and 1/2 Mile Trail Loop $3,000.00
Roaring Fork Conservancy - Programs and Operations Support $3,000.00
Solar Energy International - Renewable Energy Kits $2,500.00
Total $71,000.00
Spring 2007  
Western Colorado Congress - Slowing the Onrush of Oil Shale, Year Two $10,000.00
Western Resource Advocates - Clean Energy Alternatives to 3 Coal Plants $10,000.00
Wilderness Workshop/Colorado Mountain Club: White River Wilderness Campaign $10,000.00
Colorado Fourteeners Initiative - Maroon Bells Planning Project $8,000.00
Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers - 2007 Trail Projects $7,500.00
Sonoran Institute - Community Energy Workshop: Basalt $7,500.00
Tomorrow's Voices: Geopolitical Studies Class $4,500.00
ACES - Summer Naturalist Wage Increases $4,000.00
Mount Sopris Nordic Council - Roller and Track $3,000.00
Roaring Fork Conservacy - Climate Change Impacts on the Roaring Fork Watershed $3,000.00
Trout Unlimited - Roaring Fork River Cleanup $2,750.00
Independence Pass Foundation - Braille and Discovery Trail Rehabilitation $2,500.00
Total $72,750.00
Fall 2007  
Environment Colorado - Organizing to Support State Climate Policy $20,000.00
Western Resource Advocates - Advocacy to Protect the Roan Plateau $11,802.00
Western Colorado Congress - Gasfield Toxics $10,000.00
ACESRBR - Rock Bottom Ranch - Community Garden Improvements, Naturalist Wages, Wetlands Banking Seed Money $9,500.00
Basalt Town Council and Green Team - Solar Heating Arbaney Park Pool $8,000.00
Wilderness Workshop - Forest Watchdog Program $8,000.00
Red Hill Council - Study to improve access to Red Hill Complex $7,500.00
Split Estate - Documentary on the Health Impacts of Natural Gas Drilling $7,500.00
Carbondale Elementary School - Crystal River Elementary School - Kids Exploring Earth Project $5,000.00
Colorado Mountain Club - Econmic Impacts of Roan Plateau Drilling $5,000.00
Forest Conservancy - Volunteer Ranger Program $4,420.00
EcoFlight - Support of Wilderness Workshop Hidden Gems White River Project $2,000.00
Carbondale Middle School - Solar Car Challenge $1,400.00
Total $100,122.00
Spring 2008  
Solara Preschool - 5.3 kW Solar Electric Installation $13,061.44
Rocky Mountain Climate Organization - 2nd Stage of Colorado Climate Project $10,000.00
Western Colorado Congress - Building Reserves to Sustain Our Communities and Environment $10,000.00
Western Resource Advocates - Protecting Resrouces from Oil Shale Development $10,000.00
Wilderness Workshop and Colorado Mountain Club - Hidden Gems Wilderness Campaign $10,000.00
Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers - Support of 2008 Trail Projects $9,000.00
ACES - General Operations Support $8,000.00
Habitat for Humanity - Support of ReStore $5,000.00
Colorado Fourteeners Initiative - Roaring Fork Valley Volunteer Recruitment and Castle Creek Corridor Project $4,000.00
Roaring Fork Mountain Bike Association - Development of Trails Master Plan $4,000.00
Town of Newcastle - Impact of Code Changes on Energy Efficiency $3,000.00
Waldorf School - Organic/Biodynamic Vegetable Garden $3,000.00
Roaring Fork School District - Energy Committee Coordination $1,100.00
Total $90,161.44
Fall 2008  
Clean Energy Economy for the Region - Near-Term Operational Support $15,000.00
ACES - Water Source Heat Pump at Hallam Lake $10,000.00
Colorado Mountain Club - Energy Development in Western Colorado $9,000.00
Carbondale Community School - 10 kW Solar Array $7,000.00
Yampah Mountain High School - The Global Supermarket Greenhouse $5,500.00
Split Estate - Promotional Support of Documentary on Impact of Natural Gas Drilling $5,000.00
Western Resource Advocates - Implementing Environmentally Protective Rules for Oil & Gas Develop ment $5,000.00
Wilderness Workshop - Forest Watchdog Program $5,000.00
Basalt Town Council - Solar Electric on Public Works Building $4,000.00
Roaring Fork Conservancy - Purchase Multi-Parameter Water Quality Meters $4,000.00
Tomorrow's Voices - Call of the Wild Outdoor Education Experience $4,000.00
ACESRBR - Rock Bottom Ranch General Operations Support $2,500.00
La Energia - Energy Efficiency Outreach to Spanish Speaking Roaring Fork Valley Residents $2,000.00
Total $78,000.00
Spring 2009  
Carbondale Senior Housing Corporation - Installation of Solar Thermal and Photovoltaic Systems $10,000.00
Western Resource Advocates - Stopping Colorado Coal Plants $10,000.00
Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers - 2009 Summer Trail Projects $9,500.00
Third Street Center: Carbondale's Community Nonprofit Center - Installation of Solar Thermal System $8,000.00
Colorado Conservation Voters Education Fund - Accountability Assessment and State Common Agenda $7,500.00
Roaring Fork Mountain Bike Association - Mounatin Bike Trails Master Plan $7,000.00
Habitat for Humanity: Roaring Fork Valley - ReStore Operations $6,500.00
ACES - General Operations $6,000.00
Aspen Public Radio - Environmental Reporting/Education Project $5,000.00
Rocky Mountain Climate Organization - Funding for Second year of 2nd Stage of the Colorado Clima te Project $5,000.00
Western Colorado Congress - 2009-2010 Energy Program $5,000.00
Wilderness Workshop, Colorado Mountain Club and Colorado Environmental Coalition - Support of Hidden Gems Wilderness Campaign $5,000.00
Colorado Rocky Mountain School -Garden Expansion Project $4,000.00
WRNF - Conundrum Hot Springs Human Waste Reduction Program $2,950.00
Carbondale Environmental Board - Waste Stations for Green Events $2,500.00
Independence Pass Foundation - Rehabilitation of the Discovery Trail on Independence Pass $2,500.00
Mount Sopris Nordic Council - Spring Gulch Trail System Improvements $2,000.00
PitCo Land Management - Noxious Weed Management $2,000.00
Total $100,450.00
Fall 2009  
Colorado Conservation Voters Education Fund - Strategic Communications Project $15,000.00
Anderson Ranch Arts Center - Energy Conservation Project (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $9,437.80
Thompson Divide Coalition - General Operating Support $10,000.00
Third Street Center: Increased Boiler System Efficiency (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $8,000.00
Earthjustice - WRA - Defending the Rocky Mountain West from Irresponsible Oil and Gas Developm ent $7,500.00
Fat City Farmers - Roaring Fork High School Edible School Yard (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $7,300.00
Garfield County Open Space Working Group - Operational Support $6,000.00
ACESRBR - Rock Bottom Ranch General Operations Support $5,000.00
Solar Energy International - We Care Solar Suitcases $5,000.00
Aspen Camp of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing - Trail Rehabilitation $2,000.00
Colorado Environmental Coalition - Targetting Tool and Filed Collaboration Project $2,000.00
Gregg Adams Photography - Visualize a Place Photography Classes $2,000.00
Total $79,237.80
Spring 2010  
Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers - 2010 Trail Projects $10,000.00
Western Colorado Congress - Battlement Mesa Gasfield Justice Project $10,000.00
Western Resource Advocates - Legal Guidance to Protect Thompson Creek $10,000.00
Wilderness Workshop - Colorado Mountain Club - Colorado Environmental Coalition - Hidden Gems Wilderness Campaign $10,000.00
WRNF - Maroon Bells - Snowmass Wilderness Area Human Waste Reduction program $8,850.00
Basalt Middle School Photovoltaic and Education Project (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $8,000.00
ACES - Environmental Education School Support Program (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $7,500.00
Basalt Elementary School - Edible Garden $5,000.00
Colorado Fourteeners Initiative - Capitol and Pyramid Peaks Trail Maintenance $5,000.00
Roaring Fork Conservancy - Targeted Education Campaign and Floating Summit $5,000.00
Sonoran Institute - Garfield County Regional Planning: Community Design Academy $5,000.00
Yampah Mountain High School - Gardener-in-Residence $5,000.00
Habitat for Humanity - Fan Installation at ReStore (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $4,650.00
GO3 Foundation - Air Quality Monitoring Project at Aspen High School (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $4,495.00
Mount Sopris Nordic Council - Spring Gulch Trail Improvements $3,200.00
Mount Sopris Montessori School - Environmentally Centered Outdoor Space $1,260.00
Ruedi Water and Power Authority - Zebra and Quagga Mussel Inspection Program at Ruedi $1,000.00
Total $103,955.00
Fall 2010  
Alliance for Climate Education - Kickstart Climate Education and Action in Roaring Fork Valley (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters)  $6,000.00
American Whitewater - Support Efforts to Defend Upper Colorado River for Fish, Wildlife and People $7,500.00
Aspen Center for Environmental Studies - Rock Bottom Ranch General Operations $5,000.00
Aspen Public Radio and KDNK - Environmental Reporting/Education Project $5,000.00
Carbondale Community School - Classroom Based Energy Efficiency Projects (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $1,076.00
Colorado Conservation Voters - Strategic Communications Project $3,000.00
Colorado Rocky Mountain School - Micro-Hydroelectric Feasibility Study (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $2,500.00
Environment Colorado - Build Green Colorado Project $5,000.00
Fat City Farms - Development of Agricultural Center at Roaring Fork High School (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $8,000.00
Grand Valley Citizens Alliance - Funding to support Rifle-Silt Mesa-Peach Valley-New Castle (RSPN) Council, a group of rural and agricultural residents advocating against 10-acre spacing of Antero gas wells and funding to work cooperatively with MIT Center for Future Civic Media to utilize web based tools designed to enable landowners living in proximity to gas and oil development to report their experiences in relation to the industry $6,000.00
High Country News - Reporting on Energy Development in Western Colorado (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $7,500.00
Kids Firsts FBO Yellow Brick Building - Energy Efficiency Upgrades $7,000.00
Sonoran Institute - Garfield County Open Space Initiative Operating Support $5,000.00
Thompson Divide Coalition - General Operations Support $5,000.00
Tomorrow's Voices - To Support Politics of Sustainability Civics Class $4,000.00
We-Cycle - Organizational and Planning Grant $7,000.00
Western Resource Advocates - Preserving Colorado's Model Oil and Gas Regulations $7,500.00
Total $92,076.00
Spring 2011  
Aspen Center for Environmental Studies - Environmental Education School Program Support $10,000.00
Basalt Elementary School - Edible Garden $5,000.00
Basalt Middle School - Public Monitoring System for 7.1 kW Solar Array (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $1,500.00
Colorado Fourteeners Initiative - Capital and Pyramid Peaks Trail Maintenance Project $5,138.00
Colorado Mountain Club - Restoration from Maroon Lake to Buckskin and Willow Passes $5,000.00
EcoFlight - Thompson Divide Overflights (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $4,000.00
Mount Sopris Nordic Council - New Trail Linkage, Trail realignment and Trail Improvements $3,828.00
New Venture Fund - Western Energy Project $7,500.00
Protect Our Winters - General Operations for 11/12 Winter Season (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $5,000.00
Roaring Fork Conservancy - Snow Science Curriculum (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $5,500.00
Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers - 2011 Trail Projects $5,000.00
Ruedi Water and Power Authority - Invasive Aquatic Species Control at Ruedi Reservoir $3,000.00
Solar Energy International - Replace Energy Cycle (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $3,600.00
Town of Carbondale - Air Quality Monitoring Program to Establish Baseline Conditions Should Natural Gas Drilling Occur in Nearby Areas (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $5,000.00
Western Colorado Congress - Gasland Justice Project $5,000.00
Western Resource Advocates - Moving Tri-State Generation and Transmission to a Sustainable Future $4,000.00
White River National Forest - Increased Seasonal Wilderness Trail Crew Staffing $14,000.00
Wilderness Workshop - Oil & Gas Defense $8,000.00
Total $100,066.00
Fall 2011
Aspen Interfaith Chapel - Heating Efficiency Project $5,500 Loan
Aspen TREE - Four Season Education Greenhouse $6,150.00
Carbondale Community Garden - General Operating Support (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $8,000.00
Colorado Conservation Voters Education Fund - Protecting Oil and Gas Rules, Creating Fracking Rules: 2012 Non-Partisan Civic Engagement in the Roaring Fork Valley $8,000.00
Colorado Environmental Coalition - Fracking Disclosure Rulemaking Project $8,000.00
Colorado Fourteeners Initiative - North Maroon Peak Trail Reconstruction Project (Phase I) $8,000.00
Fat City Farmers - Roaring Fork High School Edible School Yard and Agricultural Biology Program (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $4,000.00
Forest Conservancy - Master Naturalist Program $5,600.00
Roaring Fork Conservancy - Purchase of Stream Flow Meter (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $4,500.00
Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers - Support for 2012 Youth Program $2,500.00
Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory - Stakeholder Planning for the Upper East River Valley $8,000.00
Solar Energy International - Partial funding of the purchase of a Ford Transit Connect for the Solar In the Schools (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $8,000.00
Sonoran Institute - Creating an Open Space and Trails Program in Garfield County $3,000.00
Sopris Elementary School - Greenhouse Grant Request (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $5000 + $5,000 Loan
Thompson Divide Coalition - General Operating Support $4,000.00
Western Resource Advocates - Campaign to Protect the White River National Forest $10,000.00
Total $103,250.00
Spring 2012
Aspen Center for Environmental Studies - Environmental Education School Program Support (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $7,500
Basalt Elementary School - Operational Support for Basalt Edible Garden $4,000.00
Blue Lake Preschool - Energy Efficiency Improvements Loan Offered
Citizens for a Healthy Community - General Operating Support $10,000.00
Colorado Fourteeners Initiative - Capitol Peak Trail Maintenance and Data Collection Project $4,000.00
Colorado Mountain Club - Four Pass Loop Trail Work $5,000.00
Colorado Watershed Assembly - River Watch in the Roaring Fork Valley (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $5,000.00
High Country News - Reporting on Energy Development in Western Colorado $10,000.00
Mid-Valley Community Garden Collective - Establish a community garden on the open space by the Basalt High School (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters)
$2,000.00
Mount Sopris Nordic Council - 2012 Spring Gulch Trail System Enhancement - Trail Improvements (with support from Swire Coke) $3,700.00
Protect Our Winters - 2012 POW Winter Revenue and Jobs Report (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $11,000.00
Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers - 2012 Trail Projects   $6,000.00
Trust for Public Land - Gauging Community Support for Open Lands Conservation in Garfield County
$10,000.00
White River National Forest - Summer Wilderness Trail Crew
$10,000.00
Wilderness Workshop - Oil & Gas Defense
$11,000.00
Colorado Environment Coalition - Protecting Local Community from Oil and Gas Drilling  $10,000
Western Energy Project - Defend 2012 draft management plan for oil shale and tar sands development $10,000
Western Resource Advocates - Preventing oil shale development in NW Colorado $10,000
Total $129,200.00
Fall 2012
Aspen Center for Environmental Studies - Environmental Education School Program Support $7,500.00
American Whitewater - Upper Colorado River Project $5,000.00
Conservation Colorado - "Clean Energy Future" Campaign $5,000.00
Citizens for a Healthy Community - North Fork Valley Community Alternative Campaign (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $10,000.00
Colorado Fourteeners Initiative - Capitol Peak Trail Maintenance and Data Collection Project $12,632.00
Fat City Farmers - RFHS Edible School Yard and Agricultural Biology program (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $8,850.00
Habitat for Humanity - Energy Efficiency Heating Upgrades for ReStore Farmhouse Loan Offered
Lower Valley Trails Group (LoVa) Facilitate bike and pedestrian trail system $6,000.00
RFOV Youth Program - Funding for 2013 Youth Program
$7,500.00
Roaring Fork Conservancy - Equipment for Water Quality Volunteers  $2,985.00
Roaring Fork Food Policy Council (RFFPC) - Operating Support (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $5,000.00
Third Street Center - Energy Efficiency Improvements for the Quad and Long Hall (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $5,000+Loan
Western Colorado Congress - Gasfield Justice Program
$10,000.00
Western Resource Advocates - Reform CO Oil and Gas Development Rules
$5,000.00
White River National Forest - Wilderness Ranger Intern Program
$10,000.00
Total $115,200.00
Spring 2013
Aspen Center for Environmental Studies: General Operating Support (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $7,500.00
Colorado Fourteeners Initiative: Elk Mountains Fourteeners Trail Maintenance and Data Collection Project $5,142.00
Colorado Mountain Club: Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness Campsite Rehabilitation Project $5,000.00
Conservation Colorado Education Fund: Protecting Public Lands and Wilderness in Colorado's Central Mountains $5,000.00
Preventing Oil and Gas Drilling in the Thompson Divide $50,000.00
High Country News: Reporting on Energy Development in Western Colorado (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $10,000.00
Public Counsel of the Rockies: Crystal River Restoration/In-Stream Flow Preservation Collaborative (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $10,000.00
Red Hill Council: 2013 Red Hill Trail Maintenance & Improvement Project (with support from Swire Coke) $6,000.00
Roaring Fork Conservancy: Crystal River Watershed - Assessment and Design of Restoration Projects $9,321.00
Roaring Fork High School Energy Club (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $3,000 Match
Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers - 2013 Trail Projects $8,000.00
Total $118,963.00
Fall 2013
Aspen Center for Environmental Studies: General Operating Support (with support from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters) $7,500.00
Aspen TREE: Community Greenhouse Program Support $3,000.00
Carbondale Community School: Install two Sloan Waterfree Urinals $2,000.00
Citizens for a Healthy Community: General Operating Support $10,000.00
Conservation Colorado Education Fund : Clean Air Campaign: Addressing Climate Impacts of Resource Extraction in Colorado $35,000.00
Western Resource Advocates: Clean Air Campaign: Addressing Climate Impacts of Resource Extraction in Colorado $15,000.00
Protect Our Winters: Climate Leadership Council Kickoff 2014 $7,500.00
Roaring Fork Conservancy: Comprehensive Lower Fryingpan River Assessment - Fryingpan Valley Economic Study $5,000.00
Ruedi Water and Power Authority: Mussel Inspection Program $5,000.00
USFS - White River National Forest: Wilderness Ranger Internship Program $5,750.00
Western Colorado Congress: Oil and Gas Field Justice Project $7,500.00
Total $103,250.00

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