NoCo Gives

The Community Foundation of Northern Colorado is the Regional Champion for ColoradoGives. In this partnership role we serve Larimer County nonprofits and lead the local effort to strengthen online giving. Participating Northern Colorado nonprofits benefit from our regional marketing efforts and our support as they build their campaign. Click here to visit

about Colorado Gives

Made possible by the Community First Foundation of Denver, is a year-round online giving resource featuring more than 2,200 Colorado charities. Colorado Gives Day is an annual December initiative to inspire and unite Coloradoans to “give where they live.” Thanks to the support of generous donors on Colorado Gives Day 2017, over $1.68 million was raised for organizations in Larimer County as part of the record-breaking $36 million statewide total.


Learn about your favorite nonprofits and discover new ones at Match your interests with local needs and make an impact on your community! 


ColoradoGives helps nonprofits promote their organization, connect with donors online, and increase their fundraising base. Benefits include:

  • Access to an inexpensive and easy online giving platform
  • Inclusion on, an additional platform built specifically for our region that makes it easier for donors to give locally
  • Collaboration with Northern Colorado nonprofits and donors
  • Minimization of operational costs and staff resources (gift processing and receipting is handled by Community First Foundation)
  • Support as you build your profile and plan your campaign
  • Added visibility to your campaign through our additional marketing efforts of the giving platform and the state-wide giving day

Click here to determine if your nonprofit is eligible to participate

Please contact Ella Fahrlander at 970-488-1979 for more information.

Congratulations to the 170 nonprofits who received over 9,000 donations from our community on Colorado Gives Day 2017. $1,684,317 was raised in Northern Colorado. Thank you to everyone who contributed to make this the most successful Colorado Gives Day yet!


Donor Retention Strategies

Check out donor retention strategies from the recepients of the 2017 Donor Retention Awards:
Overland Mountain Bike Club
The Larimer Chorale
Fort Collins Cat Rescue & Spay/Neuter Clinic

NoCoGives Logo

You can use the following logos for your newsletters or other communications materials to highlight your organization as one of the participants in Colorado Gives Day from Northern Colorado.  You may use this logo in conjunction with Colorado Gives Day graphics. 

Please note that you may not alter these logos in any way other than to resize them proportionally. If you have any questions, please contact the communications department at 970-224-3462.

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For Web:
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