May 2, 2014

Bright Future Foundation

The Bright Future Foundation's Buddy Mentors Program knows first-hand that mentoring works!  Research shows that a quality mentoring relationship is a proven investment which leads to positive outcomes in children and youth.  Buddy Mentors is inviting you to "be someone who matters to someone who matters".  Currently we have dozens of local kids waiting to be paired with an adult Buddy.  Please considre sharing your time and talents through mentoring a child.  This year-long commitment to consistently meeting with a junior Buddy will be supported every sttep of the way by the Buddy Mentor staff!  For more information, please contact or call 970-763-7212.

Youth Foundation

The Youth Foundation prepares children in need for success in life through education and recreational opportunities.  Programs and volunteers impact youth with positive mentorship, community interaction and recreation applications.  They inspire self-confidence, friendship and integrity in the hearts of all participants, volunteers and supporters.  for more info about The Youth Foundation visit or call 970-763-7000.

Vail Valley Cares

Vail Valley Cares is an organization assisting people in need in our community.  The VVC Thrift Shops work with and compliement the efforts of other benevolent organizations in our valley.  Thrift Shops are located in Eable on Chambers Avenue and Edwards on Highway 6.  For more information visit or call 970-926-7134.

Bright Future Foundation

The Bright Future Foundation empowers individuals and families affected by domestic violence and abuse to lead safe, productive lives through advocacy, crisis intervention and recovery services.  Volunteers are always needed for the Advocates Against Assault Crisis Hotline and the Buddy Mentor Program.  For more information, call 970-949-7097 or logon

Betty Ford Alpine Garden

The Betty Ford Alpine Garden's mission is to foster an appreciation of high mountain palnts and environments through education, conservation and pure enjoyment.  The Gardens is a 501(C)3 non-profit corporatino funded by memberships, individual donations, government and corporate grants.  Please consider becoming a supporter to keep the gardens bloomin'.  More information can be found at 970-476-0103 or

Red Ribbon Project

The Red Ribbon Project builds healthier lives through a comprehensive approach to HIV/AIDS awareness, prevention, education and support.  Nationwide, HIV/AIDS is still an enormous problem.  The Center for Disease Control estimates that some 56,300 Americans become infected with HIV each year, and 1 out of 3 of these newly infected are unaware of his or her status.  For more information call 970-827-5900 or logon to

Now hear this!

Our first on-air Fund Drive of 2014 starts Fri Mar 28 and ends Sun Apr 6. While nobody really likes on-air fund drives, they are essential to keeping Radio Free Minturn on-the-air. Our goal is $7000, which we need in the first half of 2014 to remain financially healthy. Of course, you can show your on-going support by donating anytime! But during our Spring On-Air Fund Drive, we've got special premiums, brand-new RFM T-Shirts and bumper stickers to make donating more fun and enjoyable!! For details about special premiums and T-Shirts, just listen to RFM between Mar 28 - Apr [...]