Marv has been active in the Golden and Colorado School of Mines communities for more than 60 years. For over 35 years, he has served on the Foundation’s Board in various roles, including as President, and currently as an Advisor.
Marv also served as the Mayor of Golden from 1988 to 1996, a member of the City Council from 1986 to 1998, President of the Golden Chamber of Commerce in 1983 and was a founder of Leadership Golden in 1984. During Marv’s City Council tenure, he was instrumental in the approval of Golden’s capital improvement sales tax of one penny that made a tremendous impact on the vitality of Golden. This impact included improvements to Washington Avenue; the expansion of the water treatment plant; the Golden Community Center; many trails, including the Clear Creek corridor; and Golden’s waterpark, The Splash at Fossil Trace; as well as the Fossil Trace Golf Club.
The Golden Civic Foundation is now accepting grant applications from Golden-based schools and non-profits for their 2021 grant distribution. Applications are due by December 31st. Learn more and apply...
The Golden Civic Foundation is excited to announce that our first-ever “VIRTUAL” Gala & Auction on Saturday, November 7 was a BIG success!
Together with the Golden community, we supported nine of our downtown restaurants and we raised over $150,000 that will go towards the Golden Civic Foundation’s Community and Special Grants Program which benefits Golden’s non-profit organizations and other special...