Local Resources

This page offers links to the websites of a handful of Summit County local non-profits and organizations. Summit County Library partners with many of these groups to provide programs and resources to our community.  If you would like to request your organization be added to this list, please email sarah.hulsey@summitcountyco.gov.

Breckenridge Backstage Theatre
The oldest year-round operating theatre on the Western slope.

Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center provides life changing outdoor learning experiences to people of all abilities.

Building Hope Summit County
A multi-faceted community initiative creating solutions to a wide array of challenges in Summit County’s mental health care system.

Breck Create 
Established in 2014, (BCA) was developed by the Town of Breckenridge to support and promote arts, culture and creative experiences throughout Breckenridge.

Breck History
Local nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting Breckenridge’s unique heritage.

Breckenridge History Archives
Focus on an interesting collection of historical photographs, maps, manuscripts, newspapers, ephemera and more relevant to Breckenridge.

Breck Film 
One of the oldest film festivals in the country presenting diverse film experiences in an authentic mountain environment.

Self-help legal information for civil legal matters, where to find low or no-cost legal help, court information and other referral information. Call 970-668-9612 for a free, monthly call-in legal advice clinic for seniors & low-income persons.

Colorado Library Science Degree Programs 
For those looking to pursue a career in librarianship, Colorado has Master’s degree programs in Library Science.

Colorado Civic Case Information  
Checkerboard.Co Website is a single point-of-entry providing, free 24/7, 'one-click' public access for all forms, statutes, rule, instructions, flowcharts, and videos for over 60 different types of Colorado Givil Cases.

Colorado Workforce Center – Frisco
Part of the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment, the Frisco Workforce Center can help with job searching, resume and interview skills, obtaining your GED, Veterans Assistance and more.

FIRC: Family & Intercultural Resource Center
Works to strengthen families through education and financial resources.

Friends of the Dillon Ranger District
Promotes stewardship of the White River National Forest in Summit County through partnerships, volunteer service, education and support.

Frisco Historic Park & Museum
Preserves and promotes the Town of Frisco’s heritage and history by presenting an excellent educational museum experience to the community and its visitors.

High Country Conservation
Provides recycling, energy efficiency services, water conservation, and community gardens in Summit County.

Keystone Science School
Inspires curiosity and critical thinking through the lens of science to change lives and strengthen communities.

Theatre SilCo
A professional theater committed to enhancing the quality of life in Summit County and the Colorado Front Range by providing unique and accessible cultural experiences through the Performing Arts. 

Mountain Top Explorium
We provide our youth an empowering environment where they can fully embrace their identity and gain all the skills they need to be leaders tomorrow. 

National Repertory Orchestra
Changes the lives of young musicians and enriches the lives of Colorado residents and visitors through an intensive and unique fellowship program.

Smart Bellies
Working to reduce childhood hunger and increase access to healthy food options on the weekends. 

Summit Advocates
Provides services which enhance safety and justice for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and associated traumas.

Summit County Community & Senior Center
Offers meeting room and event rentals, volunteer opportunities, and a variety of senior services and programming.

Summit County Interactive Trails Map
An interactive digital map that allows users to explore local recreational amenities and resources, including open
space parcels, natural surface trails, paved pathways, campgrounds, trailheads and trail portals.

Summit Historical Society
Dedicated to the discovery, preservation, interpretation, and exhibition of the rich heritage and history of Summit County.

The Summit Foundation
Strives to inspire donors, build partnerships and mobilize resources to support community organizations in Summit County.