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Our work lives in stories about our grantees, our communities and finding solutions to the issues that keep people in Western Montana from being healthy

Fundraisers for Trust-Based Philanthropy: How Grantees Can Help Transform the Philanthropic Sector

Before joining the Headwaters Foundation team last year and entering the world of philanthropy, I spent ten years as a...

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Building Trust through Grantee Feedback

“A foundation’s work will be inherently more successful if it is informed by the expertise and experience of grantee partners...

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#WearOrangeWednesday Toolkit: Help Raise Awareness of Childhood Hunger on September 14

Wear Orange Wednesday raises awareness of childhood hunger in Montana and takes place Wednesday, Sept. 14th during national Hunger Action...

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Behind-the-Scenes with Zero to Five Lincoln County

An important part of Headwaters Foundation’s approach is going beyond grantmaking to raise awareness and strengthen nonprofits in Western Montana....

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Spotlight on Community: Montana Health Equity Task Force

The Montana Area Health Education Center (AHEC) has received a two-year COVID-19 Health Equity grant through the Centers for Disease...

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Raise Montana: Elevating Child Care

Last year, Headwaters Foundation made a three-year grant to support the work of Raise Montana, one of the many organizations...

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Affordable Housing: A Strong Foundation for Community Health

“When it comes down to it, the health and wellbeing of all of our families, and our communities, our businesses,...

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What’s Happening for Health in Beaverhead County

A closely held value of Headwaters Foundation is listening and building trusting relationships. One of the best parts of our...

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Headwaters Foundation and Zero to Five: Working Together for Montana Kids

When Headwaters Foundation launched in 2017, newly hired CEO Brenda Solorzano set out on the road (on what we now...

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