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Posted on: September 16, 2021

[ARCHIVED] 2022 Community Support Funding Request Deadline Looms

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STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, COLORADO-September 16, 2021-The City of Steamboat Springs Community Support Funding, housed at the Yampa Valley Community Foundation, has provided more than $4M over the past decade to qualifying organizations across the Yampa Valley. The first funding application deadline for the upcoming 2022 year is Friday, October 1, 2021. 

“While each coalition has a specific deadline, any organization interested in applying or one that isn’t currently part of a coalition, should submit materials by the October 1 deadline,” stated Finance Director Kim Weber. “No one should miss out on these valuable community funds.” CommunitySupport Deadlines

The City of Steamboat Springs City Council allocates several hundreds of thousands of dollars in funds each year to assist community organizations that fall within one of the following allocations coalitions – Arts & Culture, Environmental and Human Resource. Applications are ranked on a set of criteria by a selection committee with expertise in the coalition focus. 

Community Support requests must relate to the following criteria:

  • Activity/program reduces city service requirements; fulfills a city goal; and/or aligns with City Council’s Mission, Vision and Values
  • The grant is not more than 30% of the organization's total budget
  • Organization indicates there is strength/diversity among their other funding sources


Arts & Culture


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10-Year Total



$2,539, 516


This past year more than half a million was directed to support 38 different agencies and organizations serving the community. Grants have varied from $500 to $55,000, with most requests falling within the $5,000 to $15,000 range. 

Community organizations interested in applying for funding, can contact Helen Beall/YVCF at 970.879.8632 or for an application and additional materials. Submission may be done via email or mailed to Attn: Helen Beall, YVCF, PO Box 881869, Steamboat Springs, Colorado, 80488-1869. 


Helen Beall, Community Impact Manager, Yampa Valley Community Foundation, 970.879.8632 or email
Kim Weber, Finance Director, City of Steamboat Springs, 970.871.8250 or email
Michael Lane, Communications Manager, City of Steamboat Springs, 970.871.8220 or email

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