Very honored to be included in 5280 Magazine’s list of 10 local charities to support on Colorado Gives Day!
There is no better—or easier—time to donate to causes you care about than on Colorado Gives Day. The annual statewide day of giving promotes and celebrates philanthropy by encouraging Coloradans to make online donations to one (or more) of 2,000 participating charities at ColoradoGives.com. Last year, local nonprofits raised more than $38 million, and Community First Foundation, which organizes the event, is hoping to best that number this year. While you can’t go wrong with donating to any of the organizations, deciding which causes to support can be overwhelming. We’ve compiled a list of 10 worthy organizations to consider. Whether you choose one of our picks or make another choice, know that your generosity is needed and appreciated.
Legal Aid Foundation of Colorado: Our nation’s courts are supposed to be open to all, but many find themselves effectively locked out of justice due to their inability to afford a lawyer. The Legal Aid Foundation is the only agency in Colorado to provide free legal assistance in civil matters in every county in the state, promising equal access to justice for low-income Coloradans.
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