Ent Awards 2016 Youth Endowment Series Grants to 25 Non-Profit Community Agencies

Colorado Springs, Colo. (April 22, 2016) – Ent Credit Union awarded 25 non-profit Colorado agencies a total of $79,600 through its 2016 Youth Endowment Series (YES) program grants. The recipient agencies include:

  • A Precious Child
  • Assistance League of Pueblo
  • Boys and Girls Clubs of Pueblo County
  • Care and Share Pikes Peak Region
  • Care and Share Pueblo
  • CASA of the Pikes Peak Region
  • Children’s Advocacy Center of the Pikes Peak Region (Safe Passage)
  • Colorado Springs Therapeutic Riding Center
  • Court Care for the Pikes Peak Region
  • Dale House Project
  • Denver Children’s Advocacy Center
  • Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance of Colorado Springs
  • Elite Training Inc. 4kidz Sports
  • Newborn Hope
  • Partners in Housing
  • Pikes Peak Therapeutic Riding Center
  • Posada
  • Pueblo Crisis Pregnancy Center – A Caring Pregnancy Center
  • Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern Colorado
  • Soaring Eagles Center for Autism
  • Stephen T. Marchello Scholarship Foundation – A Legacy of Hope Scholarships for Children
  • Suicide Prevention Partnership Pikes Peak
  • TESSA
  • The Home Front Cares
  • Tri-Lakes Cares

Since its inception in 2000, the YES Grant program has awarded grants to more than 150 Front Range organizations that serve the diverse health, human services and other needs of children.

Applications were evaluated by an employee panel based on the purpose of the grant and the projected benefit to the community, among other criteria. For more information about the YES Grant program, visit Ent.com/YESGrants.
About Ent

Ent Credit Union, established in 1957, is the leading financial institution in southern Colorado with more than $4.3 billion in assets and more than 260,000 members. The credit union provides a full range of financial solutions through 27 service centers, online, mobile and telephone banking services, a Colorado call center and both a consumer and a mortgage loan center. Ent is a not-for-profit, community-chartered credit union with membership open to businesses and individuals who live, work, worship or attend school in  Arapahoe, Denver, Douglas, El Paso, Fremont, Jefferson, Pueblo and Teller counties, as well as select communities in Weld and Adams counties. Ent is an Equal Housing and Equal Opportunity Lender, federally insured by the NCUA. Learn more at Ent.com.

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(719) 550-6894
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