A committee of the Board of Trustees oversees The Colorado Trust’s investments with the goal of maintaining or increasing the real value to serve the needs of the people of Colorado in perpetuity.
The Trust’s net assets and liabilities were more than $455 million as of Dec. 31, 2016. Net income on investments and other transactions in 2016 was $33.3 million. The Trust provided over $18.8 million for charitable expenditures in 2016. Program services expenditures accounted for 89.5 percent of total expenses in 2016, up from 89 percent the year prior.
Since its inception in 1985, through 2016, The Colorado Trust has provided over $516 million in charitable support to grantees across Colorado.