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Chris loved the time he spent in Crested Butte and was passionate about the need to retain green space…
For the seventh year, The Chris Mikesell Foundation has donated to the Western State Colorado University Foundation, Chris’ alma mater.
“We all need our ‘time in the Wilderness’ – especially the young, who have so little control over their…
Since we launched the Chris Mikesell Foundation in 2008, we have awarded nearly $160,000 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.More About Chris Mikesell
Foundation At Work
Giving young people opportunities to experience nature.
Preserving and protecting the environment's natural beauty.
Providing scholarships and support to Western State Colorado University.
Assisting people in desperate need around the world.