BSF: Arts & Leaders


The new normal: Bonfils-Stanton Foundation reflects on 2018, looks ahead to 2019

By Gary Steuer The life of a private foundation traditionally does not change much from year to year. Change tends to happen incrementally and at a deliberate pace. But in the world of today, it is happening at an accelerated pace. At Bonfils-Stanton Foundation, the issues our grantees face are far different now [...]

Get to Know: Jamie Van Leeuwen, Livingston Fellow, Class of 2005

By Erica Boniface It's a new year, with a new governor leading the way for Colorado. We give Gov. Jared Polis a big welcome, but with that hearty hello, we also wave, shake hands and thank Gov. John Hickenlooper for his past eight years leading the Centennial State. It's an argument we're happy to [...]

Get to Know: Erin Pulling, Livingston Fellow, Class of 2010

By Erica Boniface We had a good chuckle when we recently checked in with 2010 Livingston Fellow, Erin Pulling. The new CEO of Food Bank for the Rockies recently had an encounter with one of her kids that was all too relatable in the world of parenting. As she explains in the interview below, her [...]

Colorado’s Old-Fashioned Kindness: Catching up with 2012 Honoree Robert Tointon

By Erica Boniface When you hear of great community leaders, generous philanthropists and go-getters, you probably read about awards they earn and accolades hanging on their walls. But Colorado's Robert Tointon, 2012 Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Awards Honoree, still practices good old-fashioned kindness. He doesn't seek attention for his giving and that became evidently clear when we recently [...]

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Nominate an extraordinary Colorado arts leader for the Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Annual Awards

Do you know a Coloradan who has made significant and unique contributions as an Artist, through Community Service in the Arts, or at the intersection of Arts and Society? “The Annual Awards Program celebrates those leaders who have made a profound impact on our State’s vital arts and culture landscape,” says Gary Steuer, Bonfils-Stanton [...]

October 29th, 2018|Comments Off on Nominate an extraordinary Colorado arts leader for the Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Annual Awards