Beanstalk Foundation

What's right with Colorado is right next door.

Environment organizations driven by remarkable leaders

Protecting, preserving, restoring, and conserving our natural habitats, resources and environments.

Organizations & Leaders

Energy Outreach Colorado

Jennifer Gremmert

Energy Outreach Colorado was established in 1989 as the only non-profit, 501(c)3 in the state that raises funds to help thousands of low-income Coloradans afford home energy and remain warm and safe in their homes.

Energy Resource Center

Howard Brooks

Since 1979, the Energy Resource Center has been working with Colorado Springs Utilities as well as other utility providers and nonprofits in El Paso, Elbert, Douglas, Fremont and Teller counties.

Environmental Learning for Kids

Stacie Gilmore

Since 1996, Stacie Gilmore and her husband Scott founded ELK to guide Denver’s urban youth to nature, providing them experiences beyond the concrete jungle. ELK educates young people in science, math, leadership and careers, too.

High Plains Environmental Center

Jim Tolstrup

The High Plains Environmental Center was conceived in 2001.