Chautauqua Mesa ski area, 1949-1977

RealityCheck for Youth — Helping Kids Learn About Finances

It seems many teens and 20-somethings wish they knew more about personal finances, taxes and credit — all those “adulting” topics that aren’t always taught in middle school and high school.  “We find that young people who are in school after the implementation of a financial education requirement have higher relative credit scores and lower

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Boulder County Farming History

If you go to the Boulder Farmers Market on a Saturday in the summer, you will see that agriculture is thriving in Boulder County. Where did it all start? The evolution of agriculture in the Boulder Valley began almost immediately upon its settlement by miners decades ago. Irrigation: “A Constructed Oasis” Early westward explorers found

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Elevations Foundation Grantee Profile: Healing Warriors Program

Healing Warriors Program is the recipient of the first-ever Elevations Members’ Choice Award and will receive a $2,000 bonus grant from Elevations Foundation! Healing Warriors Program earned this award after Elevations Foundation invited Elevations Credit Union members to vote for one of three Foundation grantees working in the field of mental health. Elevations Foundation will

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Elevations Foundation Grantee Profile: FRIENDS of Broomfield

Since 1998, FRIENDS of Broomfield has been creating community and opportunities for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDDs.) This Elevations Foundation grantee is helping adults with IDDs live fulfilling and meaningful lives that enhance the community for all. FRIENDS stands for “Fun, Recreation, Inclusive Experiences, Networking and Discovering the Spirit.” And you can tell

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