Community Voices Guest Commentary: Author Teresa R. Funke

When my husband and I moved to Fort Collins in 1992, we experienced very little culture shock. Fort Collins was a lot like Boise, including a lack of diversity. After a few months here, I asked a new friend, “Why doesn’t anyone here ask me if I’m Basque?” To which she replied, “What’s a Basque?” I was shocked.

Welcome to Diverse Fort Collins

ALL WELCOME Thank you for visiting Diverse Fort Collins, a volunteer-driven community project connecting people with resources and each other. Read more about the Diverse Fort Collins Book Group below. As this website develops, you’ll see lists of community organizations, ethnic businesses (such as restaurants that specialize in the cuisine of other countries) and businessesContinue reading “Welcome to Diverse Fort Collins”