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Support the Sangre de Cristo National Heritage Area on Colorado Gives Day

By |2020-11-04T20:16:50+00:00November 4th, 2020|

The Sangre de Cristo National Heritage Area invites Coloradans to support historical preservation efforts by donating on Colorado Gives Day, December 8, 2020. Community First Foundation and FirstBank present Colorado Gives Day, an annual statewide movement to celebrate and increase philanthropy through online giving. The event is powered by ColoradoGives.org, Read more

2021 Grant Cycle is OPEN!!

By |2020-05-26T21:39:40+00:00April 2nd, 2020|

  Sangre de Cristo National Heritage Area (SdCNHA) is pleased to announce our 2021 grant application cycle is now open. Grants awarded from Sangre de Cristo National Heritage Area are intended to encourage local cultural and historic heritage preservation activities, educational programs and support heritage tourism within the heritage area. Read more

SdCNHA Offers Grants for Surveying and Planning

By |2020-04-20T14:05:49+00:00March 23rd, 2020|

Sangre de Cristo National Heritage Area 2021 Grant Cycle Opens April 1, 2020 Grants awarded from Sangre de Cristo National Heritage Area (SdCNHA) are intended to encourage local cultural and historic heritage preservation activities, educational programs, and support Heritage Tourism within the heritage area. Our past grantees have used grant Read more

SdCNHA Offers Grants to Education Projects

By |2020-04-20T14:00:46+00:00March 23rd, 2020|

Sangre de Cristo National Heritage Area 2021 Grant Cycle Opens April 1, 2020 Grants awarded from Sangre de Cristo National Heritage Area (SdCNHA) are intended to encourage local cultural and historic heritage preservation activities, educational programs, and support Heritage Tourism within the heritage area. Our past grantees have used grant Read more

SdCNHA Offers Grants for Archaeology Projects

By |2020-05-26T16:26:51+00:00March 23rd, 2020|

Sangre de Cristo National Heritage Area 2021 Grant Cycle Opens April 1, 2020   Grants awarded from Sangre de Cristo National Heritage Area (SdCNHA) are intended to encourage local cultural and historic heritage preservation activities, educational programs, and support Heritage Tourism within the heritage area. Our past grantees have used Read more

SdCNHA Offers Grants for Development Projects

By |2020-04-20T14:02:34+00:00March 23rd, 2020|

Sangre de Cristo National Heritage Area 2021 Grant Cycle Opens April 1, 2020   Grants awarded from Sangre de Cristo National Heritage Area (SdCNHA) are intended to encourage local cultural and historic heritage preservation activities, educational programs, and support Heritage Tourism within the heritage area. Our past grantees have used Read more

SdCNHA Welcomes Executive Director

By |2019-07-09T20:56:54+00:00July 9th, 2019|

“The Board of Directors is delighted to announce the appointment of Julie Chacon as Executive Director of the Sangre de Cristo National Heritage Area(SdCNHA). A native of the San Luis Valley, Julie possesses an extensive understanding of the region’s culture. Her work with SdCNHA over the past several years will […]

Maestas Case

By |2019-07-08T19:47:06+00:00July 8th, 2019|

By SYLVIA LOBATO CONEJOS/ALAMOSA — The nation’s earliest and longest-unheralded victory in the war against educational segregation took place in the San Luis Valley between 1912 and 1914 and the big winners were Alamosa’s children. In 1914, “The Denver Catholic Register” called the decision “historic,” noting that it “was the […]