The Independence Center (The IC) is offering $75,000 to local nonprofits who are providing new programming that will benefit people with disabilities. This is the second year The IC will be offering these grants. In 2014, Amblicab, Blue Star Recycler, El Paso County Parks, Lake George Community Park, and Colorado Veterans Resource Coalition received over $75,000 in grant monies.

To apply, a letter of inquiry is needed by June 12th. Final awards will be distributed September 30th. Instructions can be found on The IC’s website at or through emailing