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Severely Malnourished Children Receive UNICEF Aid

Famine has been declared in South Sudan, Somalia, Nigeria and Yemen, and in nine additional countries across Africa and…

UNICEF Mobilizes Resources to Provide Assistance in Hurricane-Ravaged Puerto Rico

Since Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico in September 2017, causing one of the worst natural disasters in…

UNICEF Continues to Support Zika-Affected Countries

Transmitted through the bite of an infected Aedes mosquito, the Zika virus (ZIKV) has brought devastating consequences to Latin America and…

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Welcome

Since we launched the Chris Mikesell Foundation in 2008, we have awarded more than $247,000 in grants that honor Chris’s adventurous spirit, passion for travel, and love of people.

The Foundation has provided opportunities for young people to experience nature, assistance to organizations dedicated to preserving and protecting the environment’s natural beauty, scholarships at Western State Colorado University, and assistance to people in desperate need around the world.

We are excited about the impact these grants have had. And we encourage you to join us as we … climb the mountain.

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Foundation At Work

Experiencing Nature

Giving young people opportunities to experience nature.

Protecting the Environment

Preserving and protecting the environment's natural beauty.

Supporting WSCU

Providing scholarships and support to Western State Colorado University.

Worldwide Outreach

Assisting people in desperate need around the world.

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