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One of the core goals of the Chris Mikesell Foundation is to support Western State University students. Chris attended…
Just 20 miles east of Chris’ hometown, you’ll find the Bartlett Arboretum. A local treasure now listed on the National…
More than 130 years of harsh weather with bitter winter cold and heavy spring run-off has taken its toll on…
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.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.