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COMMUNITY • ECONOMY • ENVIRONMENT

OUR ROOTS

Since 1999, ScSEED (Saguache County Sustainable Environment & Economic Development) has sponsored many community organizations and efforts to create a better life in Saguache County. From planning strategies, facilitating community meetings, surveys and data collecting, writing grants, building partnerships and networking across the Valley and beyond, hosting the Wild & Scenic Film Festival, publishing local assessments and historic brochures, managing downtown revitalization projects, environmental clean-up and preservation, healthy living efforts, youth education and recreation, economic development programs encouraging local shopping, recording and preserving rural lifestyles for posterity.

THE FOUR PILLARS OF OUR STRATEGY

ScSEED's projects fall into one of four main strategies

for Preserving our Heritage and Designing our Future in Saguache County

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ScSEED assists non-profits with compatible economic development
ScSEED promotes agricultural and environment conservation
ScSEED promotes education and enrochment in the San Luis Valley

CIVIC & SOCIAL
CONNECTIONS

Encourage the communities and people of Saguache County to work together for mutual benefit.

COMPATIBLE
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Support small businesses and cooperative enterprises that sustainably use and add value to county resources.

AGRICULTURAL & ENVIRONMENT CONSERVATION

Preserve and protect the rural agricultural community character and environmental health.

EDUCATION &
ENRICHMENT

Increase lifelong health care, educational, vocational, recreational and social opportunities.

ScSEED promotes sustainable San Luis Valley Agriculture

HOW WE WORK

See the methodology that ScSEED uses to leverage success for all our stakeholders.

DONATE

ScSEED needs your help to fulfill our mission, so please make your tax deductible donation today. ScSEED relies on various funding sources to make ends meet, including: grants, project management work, fiscal sponsorships, and annual fundraisers. Your donation will provide ScSEED a valuable, unrestricted source of income to apply to the areas in most need within the organization.

Use this simple form below to make a tax-deductible donation to ScSEED Today!

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Ame's Journey to Recovery:
Mending Bones and Healing Hearts

Just 7 weeks after enduring the heart-wrenching loss of her beloved son, Alex, Ame experienced a significant accident while on a trail ride with her dear friend, Liza.

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  • Saguache County Business Coffee Hour
    Saguache County Business Coffee Hour
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, Jul 11
    Saguache
    Jul 11, 2024, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
    Saguache, 411 4th St, Saguache, CO 81149, USA
    Jul 11, 2024, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
    Saguache, 411 4th St, Saguache, CO 81149, USA
    A monthly discussion on business in Saguache County. A chance to network, and discuss challenges, solutions, and opportunities.
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  • Crestone Energy Fair, 2024
    Crestone Energy Fair, 2024
    Sat, Sep 14
    Crestone, CO 81143, USA
    Sep 14, 2024, 9:00 AM – Sep 15, 2024, 4:00 PM
    Crestone, CO 81143, USA
    Sep 14, 2024, 9:00 AM – Sep 15, 2024, 4:00 PM
    Crestone, CO 81143, USA
    Join us at the 35th Annual Crestone Energy Fair. This exciting annual event remains one of the longest running alternative lifestyle fairs in the nation.
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  • Crestone Artists Studio Tour, 2024
    Crestone Artists Studio Tour, 2024
    Sat, Oct 12
    Crestone, CO 81131, USA
    Oct 12, 2024, 12:00 PM – Oct 13, 2024, 5:00 PM
    Crestone, CO 81131, USA
    Oct 12, 2024, 12:00 PM – Oct 13, 2024, 5:00 PM
    Crestone, CO 81131, USA
    Talented artists open their studious to share their creative passions and insights.
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ScSEED
ORIGINAL
CHARTER

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CONTACT US

PO BOX 232

SAGUACHE, CO 81149

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