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Awards to Colorado Individuals, Organizations, and Businesses to Recognize Outstanding Charitable Support

Philanthropy Awards


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Funding Source
The Summit Foundation
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Geographic Focus
USA: Colorado: Summit County

Important Dates
Deadline: 10/10/22 Save

Grant Description
Awards to Colorado individuals, organizations, and businesses in eligible locations to recognize outstanding charitable support and volunteerism within the community. Awards are intended to honor residents who have shown commitment through financial support, dedication, leadership, motivation, community service, and charitable responsibility. Eligible nominees are located in Summit County.

Each November in honor of National Philanthropy Day, The Summit Foundation recognizes outstanding community members through its Annual Philanthropy Awards. Modeled after national and state celebrations in which residents are honored for their contributions to their community, Summit County Philanthropy Awards has been celebrated annually since 1991. 

The following awards are available:

  • Outstanding Business
  • Outstanding Educator
  • Dr. Oliver Stonington Outstanding Philanthropist
  • Outstanding Employee in a Nonprofit Organization
  • Outstanding Volunteer
  • Outstanding Youth D
  • avid Olbright Outstanding Youth Mentor

For additional information regarding these award categories, see the attachment in Supporting Documents, below. 


  • Others (see text field entitled "Additional Eligibility Criteria" for clarification)

Additional Eligibility Criteria
The Summit Foundation accepts nominations for and from Summit County individuals, organizations and businesses.

Pre-Application Information
2022 Philanthropy Award Dates:
- October 10th: Deadline for Philanthropy Award Nominations
- October 20th: All winners will be notified directly
- November 17th: Philanthropy Awards, 5:45pm | Beaver Run Resort | Main Ballroom

Contact Information
Nominate online:

If you need more information about events, contact the Events Manager, Ashley:

The Summit Foundation
103 S Harris St, Suite 204
Breckenridge, Colorado 80424

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