Support Homeownership on Colorado GIVES Day

By REcolorado News

Double your charitable gift to support affordable housing and homeownership with a donation to the Colorado REALTOR® Foundation on Colorado GIVES Day – December 5, 2017.

Colorado Gives Day

Colorado Gives Day is an annual statewide movement to celebrate and increase philanthropy in Colorado through online giving. This fundraising event highlights the work of non-profit organizations across the state. And with an online giving website, Colorado Gives makes it simple and easy for community members to make a donation to the charities they love.

On December 5, people across Colorado can participate by visiting the website and making a donation to Colorado non-profits, including the Colorado REALTOR Foundation.

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The Colorado REALTOR® Foundation (CRF) is the philanthropic arm of the Colorado Association of REALTORS® (CAR). Their vision is to help Coloradans achieve the American dream of homeownership.

The Colorado REALTOR® Foundation promotes safe and affordable housing, advances homeownership for all Coloradans, and provides housing-related disaster assistance to our neighbors in need.

Through programs and grants, Colorado REALTORS Foundation promotes community outreach of over 25,500 Colorado REALTORS to promote safe and affordable housing. REcolorado is proud to support the mission of CRF and REALTORS giving back with Holiday Fundraisers.

Double Your Donation

When you make a donation to Colorado REALTOR Foundation this December 5, your can double the impact of your contribution!

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Ent Credit Union is challenging people across Colorado to support this cause with a $25,000 matching gift challenge! For every $1 donated to CRF on December 5, Ent Credit Union will make a matching donation of $1. Ent Credit Union will match every dollar one-for-one up to $25,000. Learn how to Maximize Your Support of CRF on Colorado GIVES Day.

In addition, every donation made on December 5th is eligible for the $1 Million Incentive Fund. Community First Foundation and FirstBank created the $1 Million Incentive Fund to increase the value of every donation made on Colorado Gives Day. Each participating nonprofit will receive a percentage of the $1 Million fund. This is determined based on the percentage of total money raised on Colorado Gives Day.

That means your donation goes further on Colorado Gives Day! Every dollar donated to CRF on December 5th, will be matched $1 for $1 by Ent Credit Union, up to $25,000, and earn an added contribution from Community First Foundation and FirstBank.

How to Donate

There are three ways to make a donation to Colorado REALTOR Foundation on Colorado Gives Day:

  1. Schedule your donation now. Simply visit the Colorado Gives Day page for CRF and click the green “Donate” button. Select your donation amount and be sure to click “CO Gives Day” under donation frequency. Your donation will be processed on December 5 and eligible for the matching contributions as part of Colorado Gives Day.
  2. Make a pledge to CRF. Contact Christina Smith, CRF’s Executive Director, at 303.814.6615 or christina@coloradorealtorfoundation.org to learn more.
  3. Visit Colorado Gives Day on December 5. Set a reminder in your calendar for December 5, then visit The Colorado REALTOR Foundation Donation page on Colorado Gives website to make your donation!