Entries by Chris Knudsen


Breckenridge Grand Vacations Wraps up 2022 with Nearly $1.4 Million in Community Support

Breckenridge Grand Vacations and BGV Gives recently announced $1,393,770 in support for the community in 2022. The grants represent both cash and in-kind support, such as sponsorships, grants, volunteer time, lodging donations and more. With a strong focus on philanthropy, Breckenridge Grand Vacations celebrates an impactful 2022, including a successful RAM Heart Health Walk, 4,500 […]


SOS Outreach Pairs Mountain Sports with Mentorship for Local Youth

Since 1993, SOS Outreach (SOS) has cultivated a deep sense of belonging in kids and teenagers, unlimiting their future potential and impact on our world. SOS engages local youth from Summit County while operating programs at Keystone and Breckenridge. SOS uses a unique combination of mentorship and winter sports to deliver a progressive curriculum that creates a sense of […]


High Country Conservation Center Makes Waste Reduction and Resource Conservation Easy in our Mountain Community

Have you ever wondered if your carton of almond milk is recyclable? Or wondered what it would be like to drive an electric vehicle in the mountains…during winter? The High Country Conservation Center (HC3) is here for you. Here are just a few ways their work helps you and all of Summit County. Recycle and […]

Join BGV as we do our part for World Cleanup Day!

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 World Cleanup Schedule 9:00 a.m. Meet at the Blue River Plaza 9:10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. World Cleanup Happening  11:30 a.m. Make your way to The Boot at Grand Timber Lodge for a cookout and prizes EMAIL EKIMMEL@BRECKGV.COM TO RSVP BY SEPTEMBER 23, 2022

Adapting to Meet the Changing Needs of our Community An Update from the Family & Intercultural Resource Center

When you walk the streets of this beautiful mountain community, it is easy to forget that locals are struggling to feed, care for, and house themselves and their families. In fact, one in three households seeking the support of the Family & Intercultural Resource Center (FIRC) this year could not access the health care services, […]