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Imagine children running around in freshly cut grass and their squealing laughter heard from blocks away. This is what the parents of Nicole and Lisa dreamed about for their kids. For years the Rodriguez family had been renting apartments in the Longmont area. With two little girls, they constantly worried that the noise their daughters would...
Friday, June 19, 2015
Foothills United Way’s Mountain Resource Coordinator and Inter Mountain Alliance (IMA) Chair, Amy Hardy, and Boulder County Commissioner, Deb Gardner, recognized Boulder County Amateur Radio Emergency Services (BCARES) for their dedication and support to the Mountain Emergency Radio Network (MERN) at their annual board meeting.  Joe Callahan,...
Friday, January 30, 2015
“What I love most about the collaborative approach is the opportunity to develop stronger and deeper relationships between organizations and people.” - Suzanne Crawford, President & CEO Sister Carmen Community Center; AAE Executive Committee President On January 8th Foothills United Way’s Association of Agency Executives (AAE) held a...
Thursday, January 22, 2015
One year after historic floods affected a third of Colorado’s counties, Foothills United Way continues to serve individuals and families affected throughout Boulder and Broomfield counties. Within weeks of the devastating flood in 2013, Foothills United Way quickly allocated funding from the Foothills Flood Relief Fund to offer mental health...
Friday, November 7, 2014
The Governor’s Service Awards are presented in recognition each year to individuals and organizations that provide outstanding leadership, organization and inspiration to volunteerism in their community. It is our pleasure to share that the State of Colorado Governors Office has selected Julie Philips, Agency Relations Foothills United Way and...
Monday, August 11, 2014
As Boulder County’s mountain communities continue to rebuild and recover from last September’s historic flooding, a key priority is to build community resilience and emergency preparedness. Foothills United Way has been embedded in the mountain communities since the Fourmile Canyon fire of 2010. Foothills United Way’s Boulder Mountain Resources...
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Cravings for ice cream and urges to visit Water World are strong indicators that summer has arrived in Colorado. For most of us, summer is an opportunity to take a break, enjoy the outdoors and maybe even travel. For Foothills United Way’s Volunteer Connection and the Boulder County Long Term Flood Recovery group, summer means the weather is good...
Friday, June 27, 2014
Dolorez Fuentez purchased a home in Longmont, Colo. with the help of the Personal Investment Enterprises (PIE) program. Dolorez purchased her new home for herself and her three children Toni, 2, Mathew, 10, and Sonia, 15. She and her children spent the last year living with her sister while her dogs and her belongings stayed at her mother’s house...
Wednesday, June 25, 2014

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