Pharos grantee FoCo Cafe, 2018. Photo courtesy: Bohemian Foundation.

Pharos Fund

Program offers two workshops for applicants

Bohemian Foundation today announced that Pharos Fund is now accepting applications for the fall 2019 grant round. Pharos Fund is a responsive grantmaking initiative of Bohemian Foundation’s Community Programs. Bohemian Foundation is a private family foundation based in Fort Collins, Colorado.

Applicants must be a 501(c)(3) organization or a governmental unit serving a charitable purpose. Private foundations, type III non-functionally-integrated supporting organizations, and programs and projects under fiscal sponsorship are ineligible to apply to Pharos Fund. Applicants may apply for the following types of support: program support, general operating support or project support. 

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Applicants do not need to be headquartered in Fort Collins to receive funding. However, applicants must serve clients within the Poudre School District boundary or have a direct impact on individuals in the grantmaking area.


Bohemian Foundation is offering two Pharos Fund workshops. Capacity is limited; please only one individual per organization.

Pharos Workshop 1

Date: Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019

Time: 2:30 – 5 p.m.

Location: Bohemian Foundation, 262 E. Mountain Ave.

Capacity: 20

Register for the Aug. 15 workshop at


Pharos Workshop 2

Date: Monday, Aug. 19, 2019

Time: 2:30 – 5 p.m.

Location: Old Town Library, 201 Peterson St., Fort Collins

Capacity: 20

Register for the Aug. 19 workshop at


Bohemian Foundation will accept applications until 11:59 p.m. on Sept. 5. Pharos Fund grant applications are considered twice per year, once in the spring and once in the fall. Applicants may request any funding amount up to $30,000 per application. For more information about Pharos Fund grants, visit, call 970-221-2636 or email


To apply for a grant, visit