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. 

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

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