$10,000—Underwrites the provision of key services for student mental health, or a minimum of one classroom grant per school in a selected area of focus: Science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM), the arts, or music. Demonstrates a commitment to teacher retention and development efforts.

Innovator recognition + benefits:

  • Annual report photo and personal story
  • Website recognition
  • Feature in quarterly electronic newsletter
  • Two opportunities for breakfast with the Superintendent of Eagle County Schools
  • Two front row tickets at Project Funway in Vail, an avant-garde event featuring a runway show of designs made from anything but fabric
  • Two Wild Wine Tasting tickets at Saddleridge Restaurant in Beaver Creek Resort featuring elegant western cuisine and a unique selection of wines
  • One branded Patagonia (or similar quality) thermal layer vests