City of Las Animas

Las Animas City Council Member- Sonny Smith

Las Animas City Council Member- David Armstrong

Bent County

Bent County Commissioner: Kim MacDonnell

Bent County Commissioner: Tom Wallace

Voting Members

Bent County Correctional Facility- CCA

Bent County Health Care Center

Bill Long

Dale Leighty

First Insurance Services

First National Bank

Kim MacDonnell

LA Fast Food, Inc.

Las Animas Chamber of Commerce

Las Animas Light & Power

Las Animas School District

McClave State Bank

Mountain Prairie/Hormel

Thaxton's Market

Tom Wallace

Val-U-Med Health Mart

Valley-Wide Health Systems

Vigil Law Office, LLC


Membership Options

Membership Levels & Benefits

Class A Membership: City of Las Animas

*Holds 2 seats on the Board of Directors.

*Membership fee is designated annually by Board.

Class B Membership: Bent County Board of Commissioners
*Holds 2 seats on the Board of Directors.

*Membership fee is designated annually by Board.

Class C Membership:

$1,000.00 +

*Qualifies for all "Contributor" benefits.

* Qualifies for "Business of the Month"

*Eligible to serve on the Board of Directors through a vote by the membership each year.


$100.00 - $999.00

*BCDF website/social media recognition/advertising.

*Qualifies for State & Federal Tax Deductions.

*Qualifies for 25% EZ Contribution Tax Credit.

Enterprise Zone (EZ) Contribution Tax Credit

The Bent County Development Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.  As a member, your contribution is eligible for state/federal tax deductions; as well as a tax credit through the Southeast Colorado Enterprise District, the Enterprise Zone administrator.

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What is "Business of the Month"?

Bi-Monthly recognition of a qualifying Bent County business that demonstrates community involvement,

forward thinking initiative, employee development, and exemplary customer service.

Businesses receive:

* Special recognition right here on our website.

* Recognition/advertising for the ENTIRE month on BCDF social media outlets.

* Bent County Democrat feature ad.

* "Business of the Month" Certificate

* "Business of the Month" sign for display.

Your Current "Business of the month"

Want to become a member?

Email us!

Better yet, see me in person!

Call and set up an appointment to meet with me.

Bent County Development Foundation

332 Ambassador Thompson Blvd., Las Animas, CO 81054, US

(719) 456-0452