Collins Foundation Grant

The Collins Foundation

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Grant amount: US $1,000 - US $5,000

Anticipated deadline: Nov 30, 2019

Applicant type: Nonprofit

Funding uses: General Operating Expense, Education / Outreach, Applied Project / Program

Location of project: Boulder County, Colorado

Location of residency: Preferred: Boulder County, Colorado Other eligible locations: United States

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About the Collins Foundation

The Collins Foundation was established by William Ray Collins and Ruth E. Collins for charitable, religious and educational purposes and organizations within Boulder County, Colorado. Mr. and Mrs. Collins were residents of Boulder, and they were co-owners of a clothing and shoe store. Mrs. Collins died on May 22, 1978, and Mr. Collins died on June 11, 1981.


To support various charitable causes located in or for the benefit of Boulder County, Colorado.

Program Areas

  • Arts, culture and humanities
  • Education
  • Environment/animals
  • Health
  • Human services
  • Religion

Average Giving

  • Average grant size: $1,000 to $5,000
  • Average number of grants per year: 25 to 30
  • Average total giving per year: $75,000

Application Period and Deadlines

Applications are accepted year-round. Applications must be submitted by November 30 to be reviewed at the annual grant meeting that occurs in January.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.


  • Grants are made to charitable organizations operating in or benefitting the residents of Boulder County, Colorado.
  • Grantees must be qualified as public charities under IRC section 501(c)(3).