Elkhorn Community Foundation


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


The Elkhorn Community Foundation offers an annual grant cycle to benefit local non-profit groups and help them achieve their goals.

Download the ECF Grant Guidelines

Download the ECF Grant Application

Make an Impact

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.

Support Elkhorn Community Foundation