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TELLURIDE VENTURE ACCELLERATOR APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR 2015 CLASS....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS SELECTS KRISTIN HOLBROOK AS 2014 OUTSTANDING CITIZEN OF THE YEAR: Community Celebration Planned for Wednesday, Sept. 24th at Arroyo Wine Bar ....              San Miguel River Assessment....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION and R-1 SCHOOL DISTRICT and TELLURIDE MOUNTAIN SCHOOL TO HOSTPUBLIC PRESENTATION ON HIGHER EDUCATION INNOVATION DISRUPTION: Pete Wheelan, CEO of Inside Track, to Discuss Current Issues with American Higher Education System....              NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR THE 2014 OUTSTANDING CITIZEN: Telluride Foundation's Annual Award Recognizes Exceptional Community Members....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION’S NEIL ARMSTRONG SCHOLARSHIP FUND OPENS 2014 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS ....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION GRANT RECIPIENTS GATHER & CELEBRATE, 74 Community Nonprofit Organizations receive over $900,000 ....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION AWARDS GRANTS TO 75 LOCAL ORGANIZATIONS: Foundation is the largest funder on the Western Slope of Colorado ....              Carol Armstrong's Bio....              Anne Andrew's Bio....              Telluride Venture Accelerator Announces Winners, Six Companies Selected for 2014 Accelerator Class....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION HOSTS THIRD ANNUAL TELLURIDE GIVES DAY 11-12-13....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION HOSTS THIRD ANNUAL TELLURIDE GIVES DAY 11-12-13....              Nonprofit Highlight: Sheridan Opera House Turns 100....              TELLURIDE VENTURE ACCELERATOR ANNOUNCES NEW DIRECTOR, Thea Chase....              Telluride Venture Accelerator Launches Second Year : Up to Six Companies will be Selected for 2014 Accelerator Class ....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION TO HOST “RACE FOR OUR KIDS” EVENT TO KICK OFF NEIL ARMSTRONG SCHOLARSHIP FUND: Regional Communities Invited to an Evening of Fun & Adventure, Featuring Men in Black 3....              Pinhead Institute: Helping Children & Adults....              Tri-County Health Network....              Telluride Venture Accelerator: Demo Day Recap....              TRI-COUNTY HEALTH NETWORK RECEIVES $250,000 GRANT TO PROVIDE LOCAL, IN PERSON ASSISTANCE FOR CONNECT FOR HEALTH COLORADO CUSTOMERS....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS SELECTS 2013 OUTSTANDING CITIZEN OF THE YEAR Dean Rolley Selected to Receive Award for 2013 ....              PARADOX PRODUCE COMPANY RECEIVES LOAN THROUGH PARADOX COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT INITATIVE Paradox Community Trust Makes First Loan to Help Grow Local Economy in Paradox Basin....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION TO HOST SOCIAL MEDIA WORKSHOP....              TELLURIDE VENTURE ACCELERATOR ADVANCES TOWARD FINAL INVESTOR DAY With the help of sixty Telluride expert mentors, TVA winners conclude six-month training program....              www.telluridehealthideas launches & Telluride Health & Wellness Center Initiative Seeks Community Input....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES FIRST NEIL ARMSTRONG SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT Slator Aplin, Telluride High School Graduate Receives $20,000 Scholarship ....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION TO HOST FREE GRANT WRITING WORKSHOP Novice Grant Writers and Those Wanting to Learn a New Skill Encouraged to Attend....              Telluride Health & Wellness Center Initiative Announces Community Council Members, Strong Group of Community Members Representing the Region to Provide Advice for Regional Health & Wellness Initiative....              NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR THE 2013 OUTSTANDING CITIZEN Telluride Foundation’s Annual Award Recognizes Exceptional Telluridians....              COMMUNITY GROUP EXAMINES TELLURIDE’S FUTURE HEALTH AND WELLNESS NEEDS: Community input on desired healthcare and wellness vision sought....              The West End Ski Club....              The San Juan Kids Cavity Prevention Program or "Skippy"....              Neil Armstrong Scholarship is Now Accepting Applications from Exceptional S.T.E.M. Students....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION TO HOST WORKSHOP FOR NONPROFITS AND BOARD MEMBERS: Free Workshop to Gain Practical Insights into how Board and Staff Interaction Effects Performance and Success ....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION AWARDS SPECIAL INITIATIVE GRANT Telluride Ski & Snowboard Club Receives $75,000 to Build a Year-Round Clubhouse for Local Youth....              NEW BUSINESSES ARRIVE FOR TELLURIDE VENTURE ACCELERATOR The public is invited to meet the participating entrepreneurs at a gathering February 11th....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION AWARDS GRANTS TO 76 LOCAL ORGANIZATIONS ....              TELLURIDE VENTURE ACCELERATOR ANNOUNCES COMPETITION WINNERS: Four companies will participate in a new entrepreneur initiative in Telluride....              TELLURIDE VENTURE ACCELERATOR ANNOUNCES COMPETITION WINNERS: Four companies will participate in a new entrepreneur initiative in Telluride....              General H. Norman Schwarzkopf, Jr. 1934-2012....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES A NEW PERMANENT NEIL ARMSTRONG SCHOLARSHIP Regional youth eligible for a four year science, technology engineer, or math college scholarship....              TELLURIDE GIVES RAISES $43,000 FOR COMMUNITY NONPROFITS....              TELLURIDE VENTURE ACCELERATOR COMPLETES COMPETITIVE APPLICATION PROCESS: Applicants from around the world seek to participate in new entrepreneur initiative....              TELLURIDE GIVES 12.12.12 Click Here for more information....              Telluride Gives 12.12.12, a day of uniting the Telluride Region through online giving starts at 8a.m.....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION LAUNCHES 12.12.12, A DAY OF GIVING TO UNITE THE TELLURIDE REGION Everyone is Encouraged to Donate and Support Community Nonprofits....              EDUCATIONAL SERIES TO ASSIST PARADOX REGION ....              EDUCATIONAL SERIES TO ASSIST PARADOX REGION IN BUILDING LOCAL COMMUNITY FUNDS ....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION HELPS TO BRING MARKET SOLUTIONS TO ENERGY EFFICIENCY AND ACCESS TO RENEWABLE ENERGY....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION 2012 COMMUNITY GRANT APPLICATIONS DUE MONDAY: Foundation will Award Approximately $900,000 to Local and Regional Nonprofit Organizations....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION 2012 COMMUNITY GRANT APPLICATIONS DUE MONDAY....              NONPROFIT PROFILE: TELLURIDE ARTS....              TELLURIDE VENTURE ACCELERATOR TO JUMP START INNOVATION Telluride Foundation Releases New Program to Nurture an Ecosystem of Entrepreneurs ....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION ACCEPTING COMMUNITY GRANT APPLICATIONS: The Twelfth Year of Makin Grants Available to Nonprofit Organizations....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION ACCEPTING COMMUNITY GRANT APPLICATIONS The Twelfth Year of Makin Grants Available to Nonprofit Organizations ....              Please Join the Telluride Foundation for a Celebration Honoring the 2012 Outstanding Citizen, Ann Brady: Thursday, September 27th from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at At Arroyo, 220 East Colorado Avenue The Community is Encouraged to Attend....              Please Join the Telluride Foundation for a Celebration Honoring the 2012 Outstanding Citizen, Ann Brady: Thursday, September 27th from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at At Arroyo, 220 East Colorado Avenue The Community is Encouraged to Attend....              Neil Armstrong (1930-2012) - Telluride Lost a Friend, and Our Country Lost a True Hero....              Neil Armstrong (1930-2012), Telluride Lost a Friend and Our Country Lost a Hero....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION IS RECIPIENT OF USDA COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT FUNDING: Foundation to Launch Paradox Community Giving Campaign....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION IS RECIPIENT OF USDA COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT FUNDING:Foundation to Launch Paradox Community Giving Campaign ....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION’S BOARD OF DIRECTORS APROVES THREE SPECAIL INTITIVE GRANTS....              Board of Directors Welcomes Three New Members: Jesse Johnson, Mike Plank & Kyle Schumacher....              2012 Rundola Results:....              NEW PROGRAM TO PROVIDE LOANS AND TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE TO BUSINESSES SERVING THE PARADOX BASIN....              The Telluride Foundation Helps to Address Drought in Southwest....              NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR THE 2012 OUTSTANDING CITIZEN ....              NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR THE 2012 OUTSTANDING CITIZEN ....              Registration for the Second Annual RUNDOLA is now open https://www.runreg.com/Net/3205 ....              Donors Mike & Susan Plank ....              Telluride Brewery Beer Tasting, Tour & Discussion with Norm Brodsky ....              The Telluride Aids Benefit 2012....              The Power and Impact of Strategic Grant Making: An analysis of Board Driven Special Initiative Grants ....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION TO HOST NONPROFIT SOCIAL MEDIA WORKSHOP....              Telluride Foundation: Connecting the dots on energy efficiency ....              Telluride Foundation Donor, Bobbi Brown, Giving Back with "Dress for Success"....              Reflections on Recent Visit with the San Juan Kids Cavity Prevention Program....              Telluride Academy....              Latino Preventive Health Fund....              Health Care and Nonprofits: The Hidden Dimension of America’s Health Care Crisis....              Telluride Foundation Awards $900,000 to Community Organizations....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION TO HOST CAPACITY BUILDING WORKSHOPS FOR NONPROFITS ....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION AWARDS SPECIAL INITIATIVE GRANT: Telluride Academy Receives $75,000 towards Headquarters Acquisition Campaign....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION AWARDS SPECIAL INITIATIVE GRANT: Telluride Academy Receives $75,000 towards Headquarters Acquisition Campaign....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION AWARDS OVER $900,000 TO COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS, Foundation has awarded over $8.5million in Community and Special Initiative Grants and over $20.5 million in total grants since 2000....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION AWARDS OVER $900,000 TO COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS....              OVER $900,000 INVESTED IN PARADOX BASIN COMMUNITIES YIELDS NEW JOBS, NEW SKILLS, AND A NEW WAY FORWARD , Paradox Strengthening Communities Fund Grant Completed....              TELLURIDEGIVES RAISES OVER $19,000 FOR LOCAL CAUSES: Winner of Patagonia Telluride Match Contribution Announced On Noel Night....              TELLURIDEGIVES RAISES OVER $19,000 FOR LOCAL CAUSES....              Love Telluride? Click, Give & Make More Possible with Telluride Gives - click here for more information.....              Love Telluride? Click, Give & Make More Possible with Telluride Gives....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION SUBMITS SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES REGIONAL PLANNING GRANT APPLICATION ON BEHALF OF 17 ENTITIES ....              BILLY “SENIOR” MAHONEY SELECTED AS THE 2011 OUTSTANDING CITIZEN ....              BILLY “SENIOR” MAHONEY SELECTED AS THE 2011 OUTSTANDING CITIZEN ....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION BOARD OF DIRECTOR SELECTS TWO NEW GRANTS COMMITTEE MEMBERS: Megan McManemin & Richard Betts....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION BOARD OF DIRECTOR SELECTS TWO NEW GRANTS COMMITTEE MEMBERS....              First Annual RUNDOLA results at http://live-timing.com/race.php?r=27518&u=0....              1st Annual Rundola Results at http://live-timing.com/race.php?r+27518&u=0....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION RANKED AS TOP 3 NATIONALLY AMONG COMMUNITY FOUNDATIONS NATIONWIDE....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION RANKED AS TOP 3 NATIONALLY AMONG COMMUNITY FOUNDATIONS NATIONWIDE....              NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR THE 2011 OUTSTANDING CITIZEN Telluride Foundation’s Annual Award Recognizes Exceptional Individuals....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION TO HOST FIRST ANNUAL “RUN-DOLA” Fourth of July Foot Race from the Base to the Peak of the Gondola....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION TO HOST FIRST ANNUAL “RUN-DOLA” ....              Telluride Foundation Recipient of School-Based Oral Health Innovation Award....              Telluride Foundation Receives Good Neighbor Fund Grant through El Pomar’s $1 Million Colorado Assistance Fund IV....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION FOLLOWING NATIONAL TREND TO MEASURE IMPACT THROUGH OUTCOMES....              TRI-COUNTY HEALTH NETWORK ANNOUNCES NEW EXCECUTIVE DIRECTOR....              Neil Armstrong, Andrew Karow, Scott Leigh & Megan McManemin Join Board of Directors....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION ELECTS FOUR NEW BOARD MEMBERS Neil Armstrong, Andrew Karow, Scott Leigh & Megan McManemin Join Board of Directors....              $3,230 Raised for Early Childhood Education through the Foundation's Text-to-Give Fundraising Campaign: Mountain Munchkins $2120; Primetime $1,010; Bright Futures $50 & Telluride Academy $50....              EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION ORGANIZATIONS RAISE MONEY IN THE TELLURIDE FOUNDATION’S LATEST TEXT-TO-GIVE FUNDRAISER....              Telluride Foundation Awards Over One Million Dollars to Community Organizations....              WARM UP THOSE THUMBS, TELLURIDE FOUNDATION’S TEXT-TO-GIVE CONTEST STARTS TODAY ....              TRI-COUNTY HEALTH NETWORK RECEIVES FUNDING FOR IMPLEMENTATION ....              INNOVATIVE REGIONAL SCHOOL BASED ORAL HEALTH “SKIPPY” PROGRAM IS PREVENTING CAVITIES....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION COMMUNITYGRANT SCHEDULE....              Paradox Strengthening Communities Fund Grants Due September 30....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION TO HOST WORKSHOP FOR NONPROFITS ON FUND DEVELOPMENT....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION TO HOST PRE-APPLICATION WORKSHOPS IN NATURITA AND DOVE CREEK REGARDING STENGTHENING COMMUNITIES FUND NONPROFIT GRANTS IN RURAL SOUTHWEST COLORADO....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION LAUNCHES NEW ELECTRONIC COMMUNITY GRANT APPLICATION PROCESS....              WARM UP THOSE THUMBS, TELLURIDE FOUNDATION’S TEXT-TO-GIVE CONTEST STARTS TODAY ....              LOCAL GRANT FUNDERS HOST INFORMATIONAL SESSION ON LOCAL GRANT OPPORTUNITIES....              HELP LOCAL KIDS SWING HIGHER EDUCATION WITH THE STROKES OF GENIUS CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION TO HOST WORKSHOP ON HOW TO DO A GRASSROOTS NEEDS ASSESSMENT....              ANDREA BENDA, DAN & GREER GARNER SELECTED AS THE 2010 OUTSTANDING CITIZENS ....              ANDREA BENDA, DAN & GREER GARNER SELECTED AS THE 2010 OUTSTANDING CITIZEN ....              ONE-TO-ONE MENTORING WINS THE TELLURIDE FOUNDATION’S SECOND ROUND OF TEXT-TO-GIVE CONTEST ....              TF BOD Approves $125,000 Special Initiative Grant to the Telluride Medical Center....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETS AND APPROVES SPECIAL INITIATIVE GRANT & HEARS FROM NATIONAL WATER EXPERT....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION CELEBRATES TENTH ANNIVERSARY....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION CELEBRATES TENTH ANNIVERSARY....              NINE SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDED TO LOCAL 2010 GRADUATES....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION TO HOST SOCIAL MEDIA WORKSHOP FOR NONPROFITS ....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION NOW ACCEPTING TEXT-TO-GIVE APPLICATIONS FROM HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS ....              SQUIDSHOW THEATRE WINS THE TELLURIDE FOUNDATION’S TEXT-TO-GIVE CONTEST....              SQUIDSHOW THEATRE WINS THE TELLURIDE FOUNDATION’S TEXT-TO-GIVE CONTEST ....              PARADOX COMMUNITY TRUST STRENGTHENING COMMUNITY FUND AWARDS OVER $300,000 TO WEST END COMMUNITY GROUPS....              PARADOX COMMUNITY TRUST STRENGTHENING COMMUNITY FUND AWARDS OVER $300,000 TO WEST END COMMUNITY GROUPS....              Sheridan Arts Foundation Hits the Streets for TEXT-TO-GIVE....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION’S LOCAL HEALTHCARE INITIATIVE IS WORKING TO IMPROVE THE HEALTH OF KIDS IN OUR REGION....              PARADOX STENGTHENING COMMUNITY FUND GRANTS DUE MARCH 5TH....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION INITATES LOCAL NONPROFIT TEXT-TO-GIVE CONTEST....              PARADOX STENGTHENING COMMUNITIES FUND GRANT PRE-APPLICATION WORKSHOPS AND INFORMATION SESSION IN NATURITA AND DOVE CREEK FEBRUARY 3 & 4 ....              PARADOX STENGTHENING COMMUNITIES FUND GRANT PRE-APPLICATION WORKSHOPS AND INFORMATION SESSION IN NATURITA AND DOVE CREEK FEBRUARY 3 & 4 ....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS GRANTS OVER $1 MILLION DOLLARS TO COMMUNITY ....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS GRANTS OVER $1 MILLION DOLLARS TO COMMUNITY ....              CANCELLED: Dove Creek Meeting on 1/20 & Naturita Meeting on 1/21 due to Weather....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION AWARDS OVER ONE MILLION DOLLARS TO COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION AWARDS OVER ONE MILLION DOLLARS TO COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS....              Happy Snowy Holidays from the Telluride Foundation....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION TO HOST COMMUNITY MEETINGS IN NATURITA AND DOVE CREEK ON NONPROFIT GRANTS AND SUPPORT IN RURAL SOUTHWEST COLORADO....              Philanthropist Stephen Wald Dies at Home in Aldasoro ....              Telluride Foundation Awarded Over $300,000 from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services to Find, Enroll Kids in CHP+ and Medicaid....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION AWARDED $301,410 FROM THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES TO FIND, ENROLL KIDS IN CHP+ AND MEDICAID....              Telluride Foundation Receives Nearly $1 Million to Help Strengthen Communities & Nonprofit Organizations in Rural Southwest Colorado....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION RECEIVES $ 999,684 TO HELP STRENGTHEN COMMUNITIES AND NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS IN RURAL SOUTHWEST COLORADO....              3rd Annual Economic Summit on Early Childhood Investment Starts Sunday....              CELEBRATE MARILYN BRANCH AS TELLURIDE FOUNDATION'S 2009 OUTSTANDING CITIZEN ....              Nothing Festival Telluride Foundation Short....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION HOSTS PANEL DISCUSSION FOR NONPROFIT BOARDS OF DIRECTORS....              MARILYN BRANCH SELECTED AS TELLURIDE FOUNDATION’S 2009 OUTSTANDING CITIZEN ....              MARILYN BRANCH SELECTED AS TELLURIDE FOUNDATION’S 2009 OUTSTANDING CITIZEN ....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION RECEIVES FEDERAL RURAL HEALTH NETWORK DEVELOPMENT PLANNING GRANT....              UPDATE & MORE INFORMATION on Alternative Futures: ....              WHAT WILL HAPPEN TO TELLURIDE IN TWENTY YEARS? Final Presentation of Telluride Region Alternative Futures Study - Open & Free to Public ....              Telluride Region Alternative Futures Study Information....              Nominations now open for 2009 Citizen of the Year award....              HEALTH NAVIGATORS TRAIN TO ENROLL LOCAL CHILDREN IN HEALTH INSURANCE....              EARLY BIRD(IE) DISCOUNT FOR STROKES OF GENIUS CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT....              You are Invited to the Official Grand Opening of One Telluride....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION TO HOST GRANT WRITING WORKSHOP....              MOUNTAIN MUNCHKINS AWARDED $50,000 SPECIAL INITIATIVE GRANT TO OPEN A NEW PRESCHOOL....              MOUNTAIN MUNCHKINS AWARDED SPECIAL INITIATIVE GRANT FOR A NEW PRESCHOOL....              How the Telluride Foundation Pulled Off a Record-Breaking Granting Cycle in the Midst of Worldwide Economic DeclineDespite a recession that is too easily compared to the Great Depression, the Telluride Foundation distributed $900,400 in community grants ....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION PROMOTES LITERACY: A book is a bottomless present. Preschoolers get bags of books to take home....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION PROMOTES LITERACY: A book is a bottomless present. Preschoolers get bags of books to take home....              Granting Good Health (Article from 1/8/08 of the Telluride Daily Planet)....              Telluride Foundation awards over $900,000 to community organizations, the largest amount ever!....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION AWARDS LARGEST AMOUNT EVER TO COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS....              The Telluride Medical Center has acquired a new, advanced Computed Tomography (CT) Scanner made possible from the final gift of $225,000 from The Telluride Medical Capital Fund, a fund at the Telluride Foundation. ....              El Pomar donates $5,000 to Telluride Foundation's Good Neighbor Fund....              TELLURIDE DESIGNATED AS A HEART SAFE COMMUNITY ....              TELLURIDE DESIGNATED AS A HEART SAFE COMMUNITY ....              NONPROFIT ROUNDTABLE TO DISCUSS COLLABORATION STRATEGIES DURING THE ECONOMIC DOWNTURN....              Telluride Summit Meeting Adopts ‘Telluride Principles for Investing In Young Children’....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION GRANT DEADLINE IS FRIDAY, OCT. 17, 2008....              Telluride Summit Meeting Adopts ‘Telluride Principles for Investing In Young Children’....              KATHY GREEN SELECTED AS THE 2008 CITIZEN OF THE YEAR....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION HOSTS INFORMATIONAL SESSIONS ....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION APPROVES NEW SPECIAL INITIATIVE GRANT....              BENCHMARK FUND AWARDS SCHOLARSHIPS TO FIVE TELLURIDE GRADUATES....              TELLURIDE FOUNDATION RECEIVES IMMIGRANT INTEGRATION GRANT TO LAUNCH "TELLURIDEONE"....              PAPA NOEL WISHES HISPANIC FAMILIES A FELIZ NAVIDAD....