To support the Community Foundation Serving Boulder County's use of online giving technologies for two years in order to raise their community profile and engage new donors.
To build +Acumen, an online leadership academy to train social entrepreneurs with targeted outreach in four Knight communities.
For an investigative reporting team to provide in-depth reporting for media outlets across Colorado
To supplement an existing donor-advised fund
To expand and enhance the Boulder County Civic Forum to serve as a catalyst for greater community engagement in Boulder County
To identify and develop emerging civic leaders who can address the changing needs in Boulder County
To support the expansion of naturalization resources by using this faith-based approach to community organizing for immigrant families moving from green card to full citizenship in Philadelphia/Camden, Boulder, San Jose and Long Beach
To strengthen multi-cultural leadership in a fast-changing community through support of the community foundation's work in identifying, developing, and networking emerging civic leaders
To create a citizen/professional journalism project using innovative web tools and citizen journalism practices to track Boulder's implementation of a carbon tax
To expand and enhance the Boulder Civic Forum to serve as a catalyst for greater civic engagement in Boulder County
To assist Philadelphia, Boulder and Lexington leverage their Knight grant investments into large-scale, sustainable causes
To function as a "cause champion" and for a staff position for the Early Care and Education Sustainability Initiative to develop a two-year action plan