Colorado Gives Day is December 8, 2020
Colorado Gives Day is our biggest fundraising day of the year!
Schedule your donation in advance today!
Thanks to a generous matching gift from current and founding WorldDenver board member Laurie Hirschfeld Zeller in honor of her parents, the first $5,000 raised on Colorado Gives Day will be doubled!
Throughout the pandemic, we are proud to have hosted a wide variety of virtual exchange programs on themes such as law enforcement in Mexico, water conservation in several African countries, aerospace in CO and France, and LGBTQ equality in Ukraine. Keep our city connected to the world by supporting WorldDenver on Colorado Gives Day, December 8th!
WorldDenver is a 501(c)(3) non-profit community organization. The work we do would not be possible without the financial support of our members and the community. Below are many ways you can support our mission.
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1. Colorado Gives Day
Colorado Gives Day is an annual statewide movement to celebrate and increase philanthropy in Colorado and it is WorldDenver's largest fundraising day of the year. We do not make regular appeals so we that we can focus our fundraising requests to Colorado Gives Day. Mark your calendars for December 8, 2020! Help us to make this our most successful Colorado Gives Day yet and schedule your donation starting on November 1st!
In 2020 your gift goes further thanks to a $1 million dollar incentive fund provided by Community First Foundation and FirstBank. Every donation made on Colorado Gives Day is boosted by the incentive fund, increasing the value of your donation.
2. Shop and Support WorldDenver with Amazon Smile.
Every purchase you make throughout the year and holiday season on Amazon can support WorldDenver. Simply log in through smile.amazon.com and shop as usual.
3. Honor a loved one or international visitor with a gift to WorldDenver.
Is there someone in your life who gave you an appreciation for our global community? Maybe you’ve hosted one of our international visitors and want to thank them for sharing their experiences and culture with you. Make a donation to WorldDenver in their honor. You can select to have a special message sent to your recipient by email. (Your recipient will not be informed of the amount of your gift).
4. Double your gift with a matching gift from your employer.
Many employers will match their employees’ philanthropic gifts up to 100%. Check with your employer today (usually your HR department can give you information on this benefit) and double your gift to WorldDenver.
5. Leave a Legacy by making a planned gift to WorldDenver.
For more information on the many options for making a planned gift to WorldDenver, click here or contact Lauren Osga at Lauren@worlddenver.org or 720-330-9287.
6. Corporate Sponsorship and Membership publicly highlights your company's engagement in international business and demonstrates a commitment to educating Coloradans about global issues. Click here to view a current list of sponsors and supporters.7. Karen and Charles de Bartolomé Fund
If you have been touched by our Founding Director, Karen de Bartolomé's passion for citizen diplomacy, youth exchanges, cross-cultural learning, and international affairs, you may send your gift via check, indicating, "Karen's Fund" in the memo or call us at 720-330-9284 to donate via credit card.
Checks can be mailed to:
WorldDenver, 3607 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Denver, CO 80205