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Fund Name   Description
Operating
Longmont Community Foundation Operating Fund (yearly support) Donate Supporting our operations provides the Foundation the ability to do our grantmaking and other projects for the community.
Live & Give Longmont
Live and Give Longmont Donate Live and Give Longmont is the permanent savings account for our community. With the help of community volunteers, each year this fund distributes support to nonprofits in a broad array of interests such as human services, education, health, art and environment.
Agency Funds
Longmont High School Education Foundation Donate LHSEF was founded in 1993 with a mission to enhance academic achievement at Longmont High through support of and assistance to students and staff. We raise funds to provide resources for academic enhancements not otherwise covered by the normal school budget, to address needs based assistance and to provide enrichment opportunities outside of the classroom.
Recovery Cafe Donate Recovery Café Longmont is a source of refuge and healing for people struggling with addiction, mental health, homelessness, and life’s many challenges. Everyone is welcome. Whether in crisis, new to recovery or in long-term recovery, the Café is a place of support and stability for anyone seeking to break the cycle of destruction and despair. We help each individual reclaim their life as a person worthy of giving and receiving love.
Hover Senior Living Community Foundation Donate For 40 years the Hover Community has served Longmont area seniors. We are committed to the highest quality of care with affordable housing options. Our independent living, assisted living and skilled nursing facilities are all located on one beautiful campus. Each resident has a private room and private bathroom regardless of income level. We provide daily enrichment activities, transportation to medical appointments, wellness and preventative healthcare programs, an inter-faith chapel and lovely outdoor gardens. We also offer supportive homemaker and care partner services to those who need them. We are asking for donations for the following purposes: Personal Protective Equipment needed to keep our residents safe during the COVID pandemic Revitalizing our family and community visiting areas to assure healthy social engagement with proper social distancing Keeping and recruiting the best possible staff to serve our elders
Historic Highlandlake Church Donate Constructed in 1896, the Historic Highlandlake Church is listed on the National Registry of Historic Places and is the last remaining public building in what was once a thriving village about a mile northwest of Mead. 99% of the building is original to 1896, including most of the furnishings. Donations to the help maintain and preserve this piece of Colorado History for generations.
Issue/Interest Funds
Sharing the Nextlight Donate Keep Longmont’s children connected to education, even after the school day ends. By giving to Sharing the NextLight™ - a partnership of the Longmont Community Foundation, Longmont Power & Communications, and Children, Youth and Families – you can provide low-income Longmont families with a free 25-megabit NextLight connection for their students, so that their learning never has to slow down.
Longmont Chamber Education Fund Donate The Education Committee of the Longmont Area Chamber of Commerce is a primary resource for connecting industry and community businesses with the students, teachers and staff of St. Vrain Valley Schools, Front Range Community College and other institutions of education

We're looking for community partners to invest in our current goals and objectives.

SPONSOR A STUDENT INTERNSHIP - Goal $4,000

This year we're aiming to place student interns with eight businesses in Longmont. Your donation of $500 or more will sponsor a student intern, helping them receive valuable career experience and school credit!

STUDENT ENTREPRENEURSHIP - Goal $4,000

Support the Innovate Campus Accelerator Program created by the Longmont Economic Development Partnership and Front Range Community College. Your donation will support students as they build, launch, and grow startup businesses. Innovate Campus gives students the opportunity to learn critical business ownership concepts directly from local experts and reinforces coursework. Our $4,000 goal will help provide support to students.

STUDENT UPLIFT FUND

The Education Committee focuses its efforts in three main areas of impact - work-based learning opportunities with local organizations, fostering student leadership in the community, and bridging connections with schools, industry, and businesses. Uplift funds are used to support these activities.

When donating, please indicate in Comments where you would like your donation directed: Internship, Entrepreneurship or Uplift.
Safe Storage and Firearm Buy Back Donate Support gun safety efforts that aim to reduce harm caused by accidents and the impulsive use of firearms. First Congregational United Church of Christ in Longmont (UCC Longmont) will be giving away pin code safes during special distribution events in Longmont. The firearm buyback events encourages residents to join together in a public safety effort to reduce gun violence by turning in, disabling, and transforming firearms into garden tools.
Scholarships
St. Vrain Habitat for Humanity Scholarship Donate Created to provide a $5,000 scholarship to someone who is currently or has been a Habitat for Humanity of the St. Vrain home owner or immediate family member (spouse or child). This program aims to help those seeking higher education with the purpose of improving employment opportunities.
Up the Ladder Fund Donate The Longmont area is home to a robust home market. For some individuals and families who are on the path to sustainability, a roadblock to getting 'on their feet' is securing permanent housing. The purpose of the Up the Ladder Fund is to provide a down payment award to home buyer(s) in the Longmont and/or St. Vrain Valley area.
AAUW Scholarship Fund - Longmont Donate This scholarship was established by AAUW to provide scholarships to encourage women to pursue higher education in order to increase their ability to have a positive impact in their field and community, including women returning to school to update their knowledge/skills.
Ascend St. Vrain Scholarship Fund Donate Ascend St. Vrain is a multi-year scholarship for St. Vrain Valley School District students who wish to attend a four year university, community college, vocational, or technical school in Colorado. Specifically targeted to lower-middle to middle income families, Ascend St. Vrain helps alleviate the debt that many lower-middle and middle income families incur by sending their kids on to post-secondary schools.
Donor Directed Funds
Unity Funds the Community Donate Fund created to raise funds for granting to nonprofits from the Unity in the Community event, produced by the Longmont Chamber of Commerce
Left Hand Giving Circle Donate Left Hand Giving Circle (LHGC) is a group of local women committed to improving our community through philanthropic donations and group volunteer projects. When you donate $300 or more you will be invited to LHGC volunteer outreach events, grant review sessions, and social gatherings. More information can be found on Left Hand Giving Circle's at www.lefthandgivingcircle.org
McCarty Charitable Fund Donate Honor Fran McCarty's memory and impact on Longmont
Women Impacting Longmont Fund Donate Support the community through collective impact
Designated Projects
LUH Scholarship Fund Donate Designated to support the Scholarship programs at Longmont United Hospital through the Longmont United Hospital Foundaiton
NOCO Gold Star Monument Fund Donate The purpose of the Gold Star Families Memorial Monument is to honor Gold Star Families, preserve the memory of the fallen, and stand as a stark reminder that Freedom is not free. This stunning black granite monument features two sides. One side bears the words: Gold Star Families Memorial Monument, a tribute to Gold Star Families and Relatives who have sacrificed a Loved One for our Freedom. The other side tells a story through the four granite panels: Homeland, Family, Patriot, and Sacrifice. The scenes on each panel are a reflection of each community's Gold Star Families and their fallen Heroes. At the center of this tribute is the most distinct feature of the monument, the cut out which represents the Loved One who paid the ultimate sacrifice in the name of Freedom. More Info at http://nocogoldstarmemorial.org/
Historic Highlandlake Pioneer Cemetery Fund Donate To provide support for the Highlandlake Pioneer Cemetery
Veterans Village Donate In partnership with the Veterans Community Project, the Longmont Community Foundation and others in the community are raising funds to build and operate a veterans village in Longmont. A Veterans Village is a community of transitional tiny-homes and onsite services to provide housing stability and address the underlying cause of the Veterans' homelessness. This combination of housing stability and onsite services will lead to more successful permanent housing outcomes. In contrast to traditional homeless services, a tiny-home provides the Veteran with privacy, a sense of security, and the ability to reintegrate at a comfortable pace. Veteran services are facilitated through an onsite community center that provides the Veterans with mentoring, case management, counseling, and linkage to other programs and services.
Juneteenth Graduation Fund Donate The Juneteenth Graduation Fund is used to support black-identifying students graduating from the Boulder Valley and St. Vrain Valley School systems
Endowed Agency Funds
HOPE Endowment Fund Donate HOPE ensures a sense of dignity and support to the homeless community while offering programs and referrals that encourage movement toward self-sufficiency.
Longmont United Hospital Foundation Endowment Fund Donate The Longmont United Hospital Foundation is dedicated exclusively to supporting healthcare services and associates at Longmont United Hospital through philanthropy. The goal of the Foundation is to help ensure that Longmont United Hospital will have the best possible facilities and equipment to help you and your loved ones when medical care is needed.
LPAI Endowment Fund Donate The Longmont Performing Arts Initiative is a group of nonprofit organizations involved with the advocacy and support of the performing arts. We believe in the need for a strong performing arts presence that provides entertainment and service to the community. By creating, collaborating, and communicating, we bring a unified voice in support of all performing arts in the greater Longmont community
Sunshine Club Endowment Fund Donate The Sunshine Club helps families of children without dental insurance or Medicaid receive discount dental work, and the club provides some financial assistance.
OUR Center Endowment Fund Donate To provide long-term support for the OUR Center and its programs
Longmont Chorale Endowment Fund Donate A permanent fund to support the activities of the Longmont Chorale
Friends of the Longmont Senior Center Endowment Donate Provides permanent support to the Longmont Senior Center
The League of Women Voters of Boulder County Agency Endowment Donate The League of Women Voters of Boulder County(LWVBC) exists to empower voters and defend a democracy where every person has the desire, right, knowledge and confidence to participate
A Woman's Work Endowment Fund Donate
Colorado Therapeutic Riding Center Donate As the oldest and largest therapeutic riding center in Colorado, and one of the largest in the nation, CTRC serves nearly 500 riders through our dynamic Equine Assisted Activities and Therapies (EAAT) services of consisting mainly of Therapeutic Riding and Hippotherapy and has an impressive work force of over 1,000 volunteers each year. In addition, CTRC’s Mini Trooper outreach program serves over 650 individuals a year.
Friends of the Longmont Public Library Endowment Fund Donate to support the operations of the Longmont Public Library
Programs
County Collectives Donate Diverse Youth and Allies empowered to lead and mobilize in ways that positively transform our communities.
Sustainable Neighborhood Solutions Donate The Sustainable Neighborhood Solutions Program provides funding and support for projects that increase neighborhood sustainability.
HOPE Direct Donate An effort in partnership with HOPE to improve the lives of individuals in Longmont by providing individuals direct assistance with living expenses (car repairs, health care costs, supplies, etc). HOPE case managers will identify candidates for this test program to elevate people's lives.
Longmont Startup Week Donate Longmont Startup Week, a conduit for creativity, collaboration, and networking in Colorado’s Front Range. For one full week, attendees engage in skills development, learning, and relationship cultivation with like-minded professionals. The event is driven by diversity, equity, and inclusion, led by visionary entrepreneurs who share a vested interest in the success of the Longmont community.
Mead Area Historical Society Donate The Mead Area Historical Society’s mission is to provide stewardship for the Mead, Colorado, and surrounding community’s significant history by nurturing respectful discovery, preservation, collection, and education
Neighbor to Neighbor Fund Donate The Neighbor to Neighbor Relief Fund is designed to provide financial resources to address emergencies in Longmont and St. Vrain Valley area.
St. Vrain Independent Living Fund Donate Provide financial assistance to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) living independently or seeking to live independently. This award’s intention is to fund items/services that are not funded by traditional government aid programs and that help people with IDD live dignified and independent lives.
Universal Peace Creators Donate Universal Peace Creators brings people from diverse communities together to promote peace with the purpose of manifesting the power of peace to multiply the coexistence of humanity with all creation free from violence and oppression and integrating practices that work in harmony with Earth in creating a more peaceful and loving world.
Other Funds