And the winners are…

As promised, the early bird did catch the worm!

Ten organizations that received Colorado Gives Day donations during the 5AM and 7AM hours today were randomly selected to receive $1,000 each from El Pomar Foundation and Boettcher Foundation. These “Diamond Anniversary Dollars” are meant to encourage giving across the state in celebration of our 75th anniversaries.

The 5AM recipients are:

Wild Connections

Creede Repertory Theatre

The Literacy Project

Fort Collins Habitat for Humanity

The Community Foundation Serving Greeley and Weld County

The 7AM recipients are:

Middle Park Land Trust

Pathways Hospice

Vail Valley Charitable Fund

Vail Veterans Program

Therapeutic Riding and Education Center

Congratulations to all and stay tuned…Ten additional organizations will receive “Diamond Dollars” for donations received during the 5PM and 7PM hours.

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4 Responses to “And the winners are…”

  1. Thank you so much! Fort Collins Habitat for Humanity is honored to be receiving this generous donation!

    Building Hope and homes… one family at a time!

  2. Jean C Smith says:

    Wild Connections is so pleased to receive this special donation. One of our Board Said, “I love surprise endings in stories and in real life. This is a very nice end to Colorado Gives Day.” We all thank you.

  3. What a fantastic surprise! Colorado Gives Day was a tremendous success for the Middle Park Land Trust. Receiving “Diamond Dollars” from the El Pomar Foundation and the Boettcher Foundation is such an honor. These dollars will go toward our conservation work on the Fraser and Colorado Rivers in Grand County! Thank you. Thank you. Thank you.

  4. Mary Mitten says:

    We are so honored to receive this gift and help celbrate 75 years of supporting Colorado nonprofits! Your support will helps us continue to serve individuals with disabilities and special needs in the Pueblo area! This was our first year participating in Colorado Gives Day – we are proud to be a part of it!

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