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Humanitarian Aid for Syrian Children Refugees

Chris was fortunate to have traveled the world, and he wanted to support others in crisis. With this in…

A ‘Fresh Start’ for Victims of Sex Abuse & Trafficking

In 2016, the Chris Mikesell Foundation provided a grant of $2,000 to support ICT S.O.S. and its Fresh Start Program….

Taking Flight, a Conservation Tour

Kendall and son-in-law Josh Egedy (Laura’s husband) had the opportunity to take a fly over tour of the land…

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Since we launched the Chris Mikesell Foundation in 2008, we have awarded more than $210,000 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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