Elkhorn Community Foundation

Learn About Us


Residents founded the Elkhorn Community Foundation in 2012 to provide a permanent, grassroots funding source for community projects in Boulder and Northern Jefferson County.


The Elkhorn Community Foundation is a nonprofit, tax-exempt community fund, affiliated with the Montana Community Foundation, and governed by local citizens to serve as a vehicle for charitable giving in Boulder and Northern Jefferson County Montana. The Elkhorn Community Foundation will be a permanent resource for the needs of the future. The Elkhorn Community Foundation is one of more than 40 affiliates of the Montana Community Foundation.  There are more than 700 community foundations in the United States.


  • Linda Norden
  • Erika Morris
  • Brud Smith
  • Peg Hasner
  • Sally Buckles
  • Gary Carlson
  • Drew Dawson
  • Marilyn McCauley
  • Mari Jean Bellandar

How To Give

A contribution to the Elkhorn Community Foundation in any amount is appreciated.

  • Donors contributing any amount become a Friend of the Foundation for the year.
  • Donors contributing $100 or more become a permanent member of the Founders Circle if gift is received before the Foundation reaches $25,000 in assets.

Make checks payable to: 

Montana Community Foundation/Elkhorn Community Foundation

Mail donations to:
Elkhorn Community Foundation
P.O. Box 224
Boulder, MT  59632

Or contribute online

How To Receive

Once the Elkhorn Community Foundation has reached $25,000, it will offer grants annually to local non-profit groups to help them achieve their goals.

Download the ECF Grant Guidelines

Download the ECF Grant Application

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Shape the future of your community.

We invite you to join others who care about our community to create a permanent resource for the future through endowed philanthropy.  Whatever your giving preference, your gift will make a larger impact when pooled with others.

Montana Community Foundation

33 S. Last Chance Gulch, Suite 2A
Helena, MT 59601
(406) 443-8313 (406) 443-8313
Email MCF

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