Get to Know: Livingston Fellow, Class of 2017, Nina Martinez

Written by Erica Boniface, Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Staff Sometimes helping others in the community isn’t always easy. It takes bravery. Compassion. And more strength than Superman, Wonder Woman and the Hulk combined. It is not an overstatement to assert that 2017 Livingston Fellow Nina Martinez embodies everything that is good in this world; she takes her [...]

2017-10-11T13:02:43+00:00 October 11th, 2017|0 Comments

2018 Livingston Fellows Announced at a Celebration of Leadership

Written by Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Staff On October 4, The Barton Institute of the University of Denver, in partnership with Bonfils-Stanton Foundation, the Colorado Association of Funders, and the Quarterly Forum, hosted a convening of nonprofit and philanthropy leaders and practitioners at the University of Denver who sought ways to expand their leadership and push the [...]

2017-10-11T13:02:40+00:00 October 11th, 2017|0 Comments

Trying Something New: Livingston Fellow Lauren Arnold, Class of 2017, Explores Meditation as a Stress-Reliever

One of my Livingston Fellowship goals is to find a little head space. What I really mean by that is personal time, but also thought some stress relief would be an excellent place to start. So, my idea was to sign up for a short retreat at The Shambhala Mountain Center. For those that [...]

2017-07-12T10:25:31+00:00 July 12th, 2017|Comments Off on Trying Something New: Livingston Fellow Lauren Arnold, Class of 2017, Explores Meditation as a Stress-Reliever

A Look Back: Bonfils-Stanton Foundation’s 2016 Year in Review

By Gary Steuer, President & CEO, Bonfils-Stanton Foundation While 2017 is well underway, I wanted to take this opportunity to step back and reflect a bit. Private foundations are usually fairly consistent in their programs and activities from year to year, but for the past few years it seems like each year has brought something [...]

2017-03-27T15:20:00+00:00 February 19th, 2017|Comments Off on A Look Back: Bonfils-Stanton Foundation’s 2016 Year in Review

Get to Know: Livingston Fellow Jami Duffy, Class of 2016

By Erica Boniface, Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Staff The Bonfils-Stanton Foundation’s Livingston Fellowship Program has seen some of Colorado’s best leaders over the years. Each Fellow follows their own unique path to leadership and creates positive impacts and changes within their organizations and community. Jami Duffy, executive director at Youth on Record, embodies helping at-risk youth – [...]

2017-03-27T15:20:00+00:00 February 12th, 2017|Comments Off on Get to Know: Livingston Fellow Jami Duffy, Class of 2016

Now Accepting Nominations for the 2017 Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Annual Awards

By Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Staff Bonfils-Stanton Foundation is currently accepting nominations in three categories: Arts, Community Service for the Arts, and Science, Medicine and the Arts Bonfils-Stanton Foundation is gearing up for another celebration of Colorado’s finest leaders and organizations for the 2017 Annual Awards Program. Do you know an individual who has achieved major [...]

2017-03-27T15:20:00+00:00 November 8th, 2016|Comments Off on Now Accepting Nominations for the 2017 Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Annual Awards

Get to Know: Livingston Fellow Francisco Gallardo, Class of 2016

By Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Staff In his teen years, Francisco “Cisco” Gallardo joined what has been one of the largest gangs in Denver’s north side. After facing a possible 48 years in prison, he has dedicated his life to undoing the damage he helped cause. Cisco answers questions about his inspirational background and transforming his leadership [...]

2016-09-19T12:35:02+00:00 September 17th, 2016|Comments Off on Get to Know: Livingston Fellow Francisco Gallardo, Class of 2016