GENERAL DONATIONS

Donations received will help the DCD beautify the Durango community, create a collaborative cultural vision for our community through the DCD's Cultural Plan, diversify our local economy, advocate for sustainable funding to go towards our beloved arts and culture nonprofits, attract creative entrepreneurs to our community, celebrate and strengthen our unique identity, and improve our local quality of life.

In addition, we will also be seeking outside grant funding for our community in partnership with the City of Durango and the nonprofit community, maintaining and growing a vibrant physical Creative District, managing our website and Creative Directory, and working to fulfill goals outlined in our Cultural Plan and City of Durango's Comprehensive Plan.

BECOME A FOUNDER!

Interested in becoming a Founders Circle, Visionary or Creative Kickstarter donor?
Please contact [email protected] to pay by check or receive an invoice!

Durango Creative District

(Offering $10,000 or more, payable over 3 years)

In recognition of your early support of our vision, you will receive:

•Permanent name/logo on website homepage and donor page
•Plaque suitable for your home or business
•Recognition at DCD events and newsletter for 3 years
•Recognition on select public benefit projects such as public art

Durango art

(Offering $6000 or more, payable over 3 years)

Includes:

•Logo/name displayed listed website home page and donor page for 3 years
•Recognition at DCD events and newsletter for 3 years
•Plaque suitable for display in your home or business

art in Durango

(Offering $1000 or more)

Includes:

•Name displayed on homepage and donor page for 1 year
•Recognition on DCD newsletter for 1 year

DONATION BY CHECK

To make a donation by check, please mail to:

Local First Foundation
PO Box 2058
Durango, CO 81302

And please specify "Durango Creative District" in the check memo line!

FOUNDERS CIRCLE

Offering $10,000 or more

Carvers
The Payroll Department
Spine Colorado
City of Durango

Wendy and
Tom Barney

Jane and Marc
Katz

Melissa and Jim
Youssef

Shanan and Douglas
Orndorff

Louise, Spencer & Curtis
Powers-Ackley

Susan Lander

VISIONARIES

Offering $6,000 or more

Durango Arts Center

Kimberley Milligan
and Chris Meiering

Rochester Hotel
R Space
Durango Creative District
Tailwind Nutrition
1st SouthWest Bank
1st SouthWest Community Fund

CREATIVE KICKSTARTERS

Offering $1,000 or more

Alpine Bank, Ballantine Family Fund, Bootlegger Society, Brookie Architecture & Planning Inc., City of Durango, Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College, Community Foundation Serving SW Colorado, Dear Family Fund, Denver Post Community Foundation/RTR Host Community Grant, Durango Business Improvement District, Durango Chamber of Commerce, Durango Friends of the Arts, The Durango Herald, Durango Land and Homes, Duthie Savastano & Brungard, Fort Lewis College, Fox Law Group, Imagesmith Photography, Jeff Susor & Erin Nealon, Local First, the Powerhouse, Premier Vacation Rentals, Sara Olsen & Associates, Stallings Design Co.

AMBASSADORS AND INNOVATORS

Animas Eye Care, Becky and John Surmeier, Bill Carver, Brad Tafoya, Charles Leslie, Cream Bean Berry, Durango-Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, Fort Lewis College Center for Innovation, Gail and Richard Grossman, Julie and David Thibodeau, Looking Glass Art Collective, Salomon Family Fund, Tafoya Barrett and Associates PC, Toh-Atin Gallery, Wheeler Consulting, Scott DW Smith