Category : Blog

3rd Annual State of the Sector

Jan 29 2018

On Thursday, January 25, the Community Resource Center and the Colorado Association of Funders hosted the 3rd Annual State of the Sector. The event gave nonprofit leaders, foundation staff, elected officials, and stakeholders the opportunity to discuss Colorado’s nonprofit sector and potential opportunities within the field. Lisa Duran, Executive Director of Grassroots Grantmakers, received the […]

2017 in Review

Dec 29 2017

As 2017 comes to a close, the Merage Foundations is pleased to highlight the successes that Black Cube, ELV, and Equitas have had on a local, national, and even international scale. Black Cube, a contemporary nomadic art museum focused on increasing access to the arts for the public and sustaining artists’ careers, took their reach […]

Black Cube’s Drive-In: Car Culture

Dec 18 2017

Building off the first exhibition Drive-In: Personal Spaces, the second installation Drive-In: Car Culture, included the works of 12 Colorado artists exhibiting at a warehouse in Englewood. The concept behind these Black Cube exhibitions outlines the dichotomy of individuality and freedom that cars can provide while also incurring restrictions and limitations. Cortney Lane Stell, Chief Curator […]

Merage Foundations Partner Events

Nov 30 2017

The annual Colorado Children’s Campaign Luncheon took place on November 1st at the Denver Center for Performing Arts. The luncheon gathered over 700 of Colorado’s most influential community and business leaders, child advocates, and service providers to examine some of the most pressing issues facing Colorado’s children today. Keynote speaker, Sonia Manzano, shared her personal […]