2015 Major Donors

We are grateful for the generosity and insight of the following in their support of Bear Smart Durango programs and general operating support in 2015. None of this could happen without your assistance! We are so very much appreciative. Thank you.  Individual donors will be listed at years-end.


Corporate Sponsors

$2,500 or More
Kroegers Ace Hardware

$1,250 or More
Red Willow Production Co

$500 or More
SME Environmental, Inc.
Phoenix Recycling LLC
La Plata Electric Association
AJ’s Greenhouse
Black Bear Carpet Cleaning and Repair

$250 or More
Tech Wood, LLC
Russell Planning & Engineering
First National Bank of Durango
Agritek Fence
Colorado Parks & Wildlife Museum Volunteers
Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
Animas Brewing Company
Cascade Engineering
Manna Soup Kitchen
Alpine Bank
Bank of the San Juans
Steaming Bean Coffee Company

Grants / Foundations / Institutional

$5,000 or more
Coutts & Clark Western Foundation

$2,000 or more
LPEA Round-Up Foundation

$1,000 or more
Ballantine Family Fund
Foundation for the Protection of Animals

$500 or more
Colorado Parks and Wildlife

$200 or more
La Plata County Government

$50 or more
City of Durango





Banner photo:  Homeless camp clean-up near Farmington Hill. Fall 2015.