Coalition for the Upper South Platte (CUSP)

Rating: 4.9 stars   10 reviews

Issues: Disaster Aid, Environment, Sports

Location: PO Box 726 Lake George CO 80827 USA

Mission: To protect the water quality and ecological health of the Upper South Platte Watershed through the cooperative efforts of stakeholders with emphasis on community values and economic sustainability.
Results: CUSP works with many partners on issues of water quality, forest health, wildfire mitigation and suppression, invasive weed abatement, trails and recreation, education, stewardship, volunteerism, and sustainable energy. Our projects are carried out on both private and public land in partnership with communities.
Target demographics: the community and the environment
Geographic areas served: the Upper South Platte Watershed is located west of the Front Range between Denver and Colorado Springs and provides water and recreational opportunities to residents and visitors across Colorado.
Programs: CUSP works with many partners on issues of water quality, forest health, wildfire mitigation and suppression, invasive weed abatement, trails and recreation, education, stewardship, volunteerism, and sustainable energy. Our projects are carried out on both private and public land in partnership with communities.
2012 Top-Rated Nonprofit
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EIN 84-1469785
(719) 748-0033
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Role: Professional with expertise in this field
Rating: 5 stars  

CUSP is dedicated to serving the community and education, especially when it comes to post-fire recovery work. At both the Hayman and Waldo fire sites, they were great offering their technical expertise while working with community volunteers. Everyone who participated in the restoration projects left with more knowledge and a sense of service.

How does this organization compare with others in the same sector?

Very Well

How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

Life-changing

Will you recommend this organization to others?

Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2012

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