Resiliency Project


Project Mission: The Resiliency Project will create opportunities for joy, personal well-being and for stronger social ties in the Gunnison valley. 

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2023 Summer Music Cruises
June 20
July 18
August 15

September 12
*cruise details & route are linked on each date above*

Neighborhood Connection Micro Grant

The City of Gunnison and the Resiliency Project offer micro-grants (amounts up to $400) to residents of the City of Gunnison to encourage more connection among neighbors.  Direct experience and studies tell us that ties among neighbors are a vital part of creating stronger and more resilient communities.
All funding for 2023 has been allocated! We will accept grant applications for 2024 starting January 1st, 2024. 
Details & Eligibility

Application Link

Micro Grant Application PDF
Completed Applications (if not submitted via link above) can be emailed to:

or hand delivered to:
The Resiliency Project
C/O Gunnison Parks and Recreation
200 E Spencer
Gunnison, CO 81230

Give Light Luminarias 2023
Flyer - English
Flyer - Spanish

Be Well. Belong 2022

Welcome to Gunnison

Gunnison is a small mountain community on the western slope of Colorado with a population of approximately 6,560 full time residents. The population increases annually with the influx of tourism and Western Colorado University students numbering an additional 2,500. The City of Gunnison is the county seat for Gunnison County. Gunnison has a rich history of ranching, agriculture, mining, tourism and outdoor recreation opportunities that bring many more people through the community.
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