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December 2, 2013
Support United Way of Larimer County on Colorado Gives Day!
Tuesday, December 10th, 2013 is Colorado Gives Day - “24 Hours to Give Where You Live.” Colorado Gives Day helps raise much-needed funds to support our work to solve problems and create long-term, lasting change in Larimer County.
United Way of Larimer County is thrilled to participate in Colorado Gives Day this year, and we're asking for your support. In case you're not familiar with Colorado Gives Day, it's an initiative to increase philanthropy in Colorado through online giving.
We've compiled six reasons why you should consider supporting United Way of Larimer County on Colorado Gives Day. Check it out and view our online profile at www.coloradogives.org/UnitedWayLarimerCounty
6 Reasons to Donate on Colorado Gives Day!
1. 100% of your donation goes to United Way of Larimer County.
That's right - no processing fees! For all online donations on December 10th at ColoradoGives.org, Community First Foundation and FirstBank will cover all processing costs. That means 100% of your hard-earned dollars will support the important work of United Way of Larimer County.
2. You can pre-schedule your donation today.
No need to wait until December 10th to give. Click here and select the option to “Schedule a donation for Colorado Gives Day 12/10/2013.”
3. Increase the value of every dollar you donate.
The FirstBank Incentive Fund is a pool of dollars created to leverage donations made to nonprofits through ColoradoGives.org on Colorado Gives Day. $250,000 will be proportionally allocated across all donations received on Colorado Gives Day. The more donations United Way receives from donors like you, the greater proportion of the FirstBank Incentive Fund we will receive.
4. Choose the impact of your gift.
You can designate your Colorado Gives Day donation to United Way's Community Impact Fund to support the building blocks for a good quality of life - Education, Income and Health. Or you can choose to designate your gift to a specific program, including WomenGive, Smart Start for Kids, or Long-Term Recovery Fund for Larimer County Floods. Regardless of what you choose, your generous donation will support important work in Larimer County to create opportunities for a better tomorrow.
5. Special prizes through NoCoGives and Luck-of-the-Draw.
With your support, we can leverage even more money into Larimer County! Through NoCoGives, a local prize program for Larimer County nonprofits, United Way is eligible to win prizes for most dollars donated and/or most unique donors. In addition, every donor to a Larimer County nonprofit will automatically be entered in a random drawing for one of ten $1,000 prizes to be added to their donation. Moreover, if we receive a minimum of 30 donations on Colorado Gives Day, we will be eligible for one of eighteen Luck-of-the-Draw prizes, worth $5,000 each.
6. Safe, easy, and secure way to support your year-end giving.
It's that time of year when many individuals and families are in the giving spirit. Colorado Gives Day is a great way to do your year-end giving and leverage more charitable dollars into our community.
We sincerely appreciate your support! Please help us spread the word to your friends, family, co-workers, neighbors, and other networks. Together, we can create the real, lasting change we all want for our community.
Click here to view our online profile and pre-schedule your donation today!
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