Category : Blog

ADL’s Civil Rights Awards Reception

Feb 12 2018

On Wednesday, February, 7, the Anti-Defamation League Mountain State Region (ADL) held their annual Civil Rights Awards Reception at Denver Botanic Gardens. The event honored members of the community who adamantly fight against racism, bigotry, anti-Semitism, and acts of hate. This year, ADL recognized the work of Lauren Y. Casteel, Stan Garnett, and the late […]

RedLine’s 10x – 10th Anniversary

Feb 06 2018

On Friday, February 2, RedLine opened 10x, an exhibition celebrating 10 years of their Artist-in-Residence Program. Among the 86 presenting artists, Laura Merage, founder of RedLine, exhibited her large-scale installation “Nausy Nauzy”. Laura used felt to cover foam pillows, chairs, poofs, and other various shapes in a variety of colors. Michael Paglia from Westword interviewed […]

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 […]