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News: Montezuma


Kwiyagat Community Academy

$250,000 | Awarded: 2021

To support the renovation and upgrade of a facility to serve as the Kwiyagat Community Academy


Ute Mountain Ute Tribe

$15,000 | Awarded: 2021

To support predevelopment planning for a UMUT grocery store


Keystone Policy Center

$40,000 | Awarded: 2020

To support COVID relief efforts in the Ute Mountain Ute community – $30,000 of this commitment supports the tribe for its relief efforts; $10,000


Montezuma Land Conservancy

$158,000 | Awarded: 2020

To further engage the communities served by Montezuma Land Conservancy; enhance the organization’s diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) growth efforts; expand youth programming; and


Keystone Center

$100,000 | Awarded: 2019

To support work to advance the development of a tribal school on the Ute Mountain Ute reservation


Montezuma Orchard Restoration Project

$60,000 | Awarded: 2018

To provide stability as Montezuma Orchard Restoration Project builds capacity and increases stability of the organization