Fort Collins

Fort Collins became a part of the Community Foundation of Northern Colorado in 1975.

Fort Collins Community Fund Committee

The Fort Collins Community Fund Committee provides input to the Board of Trustees and staff and is responsible for grantmaking from unrestricted funds established in the Fort Collins community. Contact our staff if you have questions regarding the Fort Collins Community Fund Committee. To donate to the Fort Collins Community Fund, click here.

Fort Collins Forever

Fort Collins Forever is a giving group of the Community Foundation of Northern Colorado. A giving group is composed of community-minded people who pool their charitable dollars in a common fund. Members of this group enhance their understanding of philanthropy and their appreciation for the valuable work of local nonprofit agencies.

Because the Community Foundation of Northern Colorado is a tax-exempt public charity, donations to our giving groups are tax-deductible.

  • Fort Collins Forever has awarded approximately $330,000 in grants since its inception in 1998.
  • Participation in Fort Collins Forever requires a minimum annual donation of $500. Click here to contribute to the Fort Collins Forever Fund.


Fort Collins Community Fund Committee
FY 2016-2017
Jud Harper 
Donn Hopkins 
Christine Houdek               
John Roberts
Cathy Schott (Chair)
John Stokes