Philanthropy, Voluntarism, and Grantmaking Foundations

Community Foundation of the Gunnison Valley

  • Gunnison, CO
  • http://www.cfgv.org

Mission Statement

Mission

The Community Foundation of the Gunnison Valley preserves and develops permanent resources to enrich the quality of life for people of Crested Butte, Gunnison, the Upper Gunnison watershed and our neighbors.

The Foundation builds a lasting legacy by:
creating an active community of donors, including permanent and part-time homeowners, and visitors, by helping them meet their charitable goals and promoting an understanding of how philanthropy meets the changing needs of our community;
providing appropriate quality and cost-effective service to donors and responsible stewardship for entrusted funds;
respecting and honoring the wishes of our donors;
strengthening nonprofit and community groups in the areas of art and culture, community development, environment, education, health, human services, athletics and recreation, domestic animal welfare and protection, and historical tradition and preservation;
encouraging volunteerism and community involvement; and
being the convener of choice where the needs and resources of the community are brought together.

Main Programs

  1. Donor Services
Service Areas

Self-reported

Colorado

Gunnison, CO

ruling year

1999

Principal Officer since 2003

Self-reported

Pam Montgomery

Keywords

Self-reported

philanthropy, grants

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Also Known As

Community Foundation of the Gunnison Valley

EIN

31-1650658

 Number

5159371297

Physical Address

805 West Tomichi Avenue

Gunnison, CO 81230

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Community Foundations (T31)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

How does this organization make a difference?

Programs

Self-reported by organization

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Program 1

Donor Services

To encourage volunteerism and community involvement.  To provide appropriate and cost effect assistance to donors.

Category

Population(s) Served

Adults

Budget

Service Areas

Self-reported

Colorado

Gunnison, CO

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Financials

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COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF THE GUNNISON VAL FORMERLY GUNNISON AREA COMMUNITY FNDN
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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Operations

The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

Community Foundation of the Gunnison Valley

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Pam Montgomery

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Diane Mueller

Butte Mountain Resort

BOARD LEADERSHIP PRACTICES

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations?


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CEO OVERSIGHT

Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year?


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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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BOARD COMPOSITION

Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?


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BOARD PERFORMANCE

Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years?