Heroes, Homes and History.

The Lowry Foundation was established in 1998 as a nonprofit organization with a mission of enhancing the quality of life and public spaces within Lowry. The Foundation provides a vital level of support to the vision of Lowry’s past, present and future as a community of pride and livability.
Heroes: Creation and support of ongoing programs that share the passion of military veterans, the contributions of our residents and the involvement of businesses.
Homes: Support the beautification of the neighborhood through the ownership and maintenance of public art, the Reading Garden, transit art (bus stops) and other neighborhood amenities. The Foundation also plays a key role in the creation and support of community events.
History: Preserves and promotes Lowry’s unique history through the ownership and maintenance of the historic Eisenhower Chapel and programs on the military history of Lowry Air Force Base.

Eisenhower Memorial Chapel

Deeply steeped in history, the Eisenhower Memorial Chapel No. 1 was the first chapel to be built on the Lowry Air Force Base and was dedicated just fourteen days before the bombing of Pearl Harbor. This non-denominational gathering place was originally one of four chapels that were built for enlistees to have a place of […]

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Food for Kids Backpack Program

The Lowry Foundation’s Board of Directors are pleased to announce that in 2015, our Community Grants program is supporting the “Food for Kids Backpack Program” at Lowry Elementary School (LES). The Food for Kids Backpack Program at Lowry Elementary School began when they realized that there were many children going without meals on weekends and […]

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Lowry Reading Garden

The Lowry Reading Garden is located at 5th and Trenton. The Reading Garden provides contemplative spaces or “reading rooms” that provide solitude or a place for friends and school groups to gather and enjoy and appreciate great literature. Inspiring seating areas, shelters, sculptures and famous quotations, along with a library of Lowry’s favorite book titles are […]

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The Rich History of Lowry

It is the mission of the Lowry Foundation to preserve art, culture and history in Lowry.  The Foundation is currently collaborating with volunteers from Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum to create a website documenting the rich history of our beautiful neighborhood. Please visit the (currently in development) site at http://www.lowryfoundation.org/lowryafb/ We welcome input from the […]

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