DENVER CO–(Marketwired – May 21, 2015) – Rock the Earth, a national nonprofit environmental organization that partners with the music industry, today announced it has received a grant of $81,000 from the John Denver Aspenglow Fund. A portion of the grant will be utilized for the organization’s coalition work in protecting the Central Mountains of Colorado. Additional utilization of the funding will be applied to bolstering Rock the Earth’s public environmental education and outreach program and expanding the organization’s capacity to further assure future success in fulfilling its mission of “Defending the Planet One Beat at a Time.