The Year in Review


The Friends of Barr Lake have had a very successful year! We set out with a plan for 2015 and we achieved our goals, plus more!

Here are some of the many accomplishments to benefit our members and the state park they love.

Held annual meeting in March 2015

Published three Heron newsletters

Renewed Director and Officer Liability Insurance for FOBL Board Members

Purchased food for Nature Center animals

Supplied Nature Center courtesy table

Grants Applied For:

Willis Grant for $2000 for Handicapped Accessible Fishing Pier.  Not approved

Cabella’s Outdoor Grant.  $3800 fishing pier

Partners in the Outdoors.  Not approved

Schramm Foundation Grant  Not approved

Colorado Foundation of State Parks.  $1245 for tepee

Brighton Legacy Foundation.  $900 bus fare transportation

Successful Fundraisers

Bird and Brew, February

Raptor Run, April

Spring Fishing Clinic (Pancake Breakfast), April

Buffalo Wild Wings, May

Concert on the Prairie, June

Brighton Culture Festival, June

Leftover Day, September

Harvest Festival, October

Yankee Candle, December

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