Vail Resorts awards $2.7M in grants

Vail Resorts awards $2.7M in grants
Local News

By Melanie Wong

VAIL — This year, Vail Resorts’ local charitable giving list included causes that ranged from higher education to outdoor opportunities for youth to feeding hungry kids. For 2014, EpicPromise, Vail Resorts’ charitable giving and sustainability arm, awarded community grants to 54 nonprofit organizations based in Eagle County as part of its annual grant cycle. The EpicPromise grants support youth program and environmental initiatives that provide basic needs, connect kids with the outdoors, rehabilitate popular trails and increase educational opportunities for all kids. Across all Vail Resorts communities, the company gives $7 million in cash grants and in-kind donations each year …

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