The Gates Family Foundation provides support to Colorado nonprofit organizations that have meaningful impact and enhance the quality of life for those visiting, working and living in the state.
Deadline: Oct. 1.
The foundation supports capital projects that fall within the following categories: Arts and Culture; Parks and Recreation; Education; Well-being of Children, Youth, and Families; and Community Development. Applicant organizations should incorporate green building and sustainable development practices into their projects whenever possible. In addition, applicant organizations must be based in Colorado.
The Foundation supports organizations that encourage individuals to develop greater self-sufficiency, including the well-being and independence of disadvantaged families; increase leadership and life skills and maintain good health and well-being. Note that the foundation The does not make grants to organizations for which program services are contingent on participation in religious services or events or adherence to religious doctrine.