2001 Grantees

Public Policy & Advocacy

Lundy Foundation - Leadership ChallengeA Leadership/Community Building Initiative,$10,000
Political Research AssociatesAn independent, not-for-profit research center which monitors and analyzes the organizations, leaders, ideas, and activities of the US political right.$10,000
Urgent Action FundGranting small amounts of money at crucial and strategic moments to support the human rights of women and girls around the world.$5,000

Direct Services

Adopt A School/People ProjectWorking to bring increased goods, services, volunteers and educational resources to schools through partnerships with local businesses.$10,000
Boulder Community NetworkFacilitating the broad use of information technology to benefit the community.$10,000
Boulder County AIDS Project (BCAP)Providing support, advocacy and education to those in our community who are infected with or affected by HIV/AIDS and serving as an outreach and information center to prevent further transmission of the HIV virus.$10,000
Boulder County Foster Parents AssociationHelping to fund foster parent services in Boulder County.$5,000
Colorado MicroCreditProviding equal access to unsecured credit for self-employment to low income people, especially women, through microcredit lending circles.$10,000
Dental AidProviding affordable dental health care to low-income individuals and families.$10,000
Foundation for Boulder Valley Schools / Connect ProgramTo enhance and enrich the educational experiences of students, to motivate and recognize those who guide student learning, and to increase community support for K-12 public education.$5,000
Growing Gardens - Cultiva!To cultivate community through gardening.$5,000
Mile High Youth CorpsTo help urban youth make a difference in themselves and their community through meaningful service experiences and educational opportunities.$10,000
OASOSCommitted to providing services to questioning, transgendered, bisexual, lesbian, and gay youth in Boulder County.$10,000
Radio Reading Services of the RockiesVolunteer supported reading services for the blind, visually impaired, and print handicapped citizens of Colorado.$10,000
Teens, Inc.Empowering youth and their families by offering recreational opportunities, youth employment and training, support services and a safe, drug-free environment in which to socialize for teens in Nederland.$10,000
The Women's Wilderness InstituteProviding wilderness experiences for adolescent girls and women.$20,000
Voices For ChildrenProviding abused and neglected children with a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA).$10,000
YWCA of Boulder CountyProviding support and activities for disadvantaged youth and women.$10,000

Trustee Awards

Colorado Music FestivalThe Colorado Music Festival is a professional symphony orchestra that strives to enrich both the community and region through the presentation of classical music, while seeking to expand appreciation and awareness of the arts in society.$5,000
Family StarTransformation through education; education that empowers by developing the potential of people of all ages and cultures to think for themselves, to do for themselves, and to create better lives.$20,000
Women Donors NetworkPromotes the informed philanthropy of women, through support, education, and practice in the context of community and progressive values.$5,000

Special Projects

Bell Policy CenterA progressive public policy Institute dedicated to expanding opportunity and promoting effective government for all Coloradoans.$50,000