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Join us in Raising Readers

Colorado Gives is a nonprofit that supports donations to Colorado charities.  You can set up a recurring gift or make a one-time gift. 


We are happy to receive a check by mail.  Please fill out the donation form in the link below and mail to us at: 

P.O. Box 2533

Glenwood Springs, CO 81602


If you are an Amazon shopper, did you know that you can choose Raising A Reader to receive a donation every time you shop?  Simply follow the link below to sign up and shop from every time you purchase! 


If you have a product (books, furniture, office supplies) or professional service (graphic design, web or technology support, videography, photography) that you would like to donate, we would love to discuss it with you! 


We are also happy to receive the gift of your time and talent.  Please click below to learn more about the volunteer opportunities that we have available. 

2021-22 Community funding partners

$20,000 - $25,000

Jacklyn and Miguel Bezos

Buell Foundation


 $10,000 - $19,999

Aspen Community Foundation

Caring for Community Fund at Aspen       Community Foundation


Pitkin County 


$5,000 - $9,999

Anschutz Family Foundation 

City of Aspen 

City of Glenwood Springs

El Pomar Foundation 

Melony and Adam Lewis Advised Fund at Aspen Community Foundation

$1,000 - $4,999

Alpenglow Foundation in honor of              Kelly Boggs

Alpine Bank 

Alpine Bank Community Inclusion &          Engagement 

Bessie Minor Swift Foundation

Christine and John Blair

Connie and Steve Casey

Sarah L. Challinor Donor Advised

     Fund of J.P. Morgan Charitable                 Giving Fund Program

Ian Crawford

Donna Fisher and David Behrhorst

Fred and Elli Iselin Foundation

The Gallegos Corporation 

Mike and Laura Kaplan Advised Fund           at Aspen Community Foundation

Lambert Family Foundation

Laura and Gary Lauder Advised Fund          at Aspen Community Foundation

Lulu’s Fund of Fidelity Charitable                Donor Advised Fund

Laurie Michaels

John and Amanda Murray

Rifle Community Foundation 

Roaring Fork Rotary Club Foundation 

George Shaver in memory of his

     wife, Karen Shaver

The Thrift Shop of Aspen 

Town of Basalt 

Town of Carbondale 

Town of Snowmass Village 

Amy and Chris Treese

Western Colorado Community                      Foundation/Mt. Callahan                          Community Fund 

Tamara and Frank Woods

$500 - $999

Benevity Community Impact Fund

Castaways Foundation 

Thomas Danis

Lacy and Ernie Fyrwald

Grand Valley Kiwanis Foundation 

Beth McCafferty

Marjory Musgrave

Jayne and Bill Poss

Kinsey Roberts

Schwab Charitable

Amelia Shelley

Robert Wheeler

$100 - $499


John Bennett

Debbie Birch

Mary Boyd

Terri and Tony Caine

Georgia Chamberlain and

     John Foulkrod

Mary Kay Chesley

Kim Coates

Laurale Cross

Ann Denver in honor of

     her children, Daisy, Anna

     Kate, and Jaime Hutter

Paula Derevensky

Hilary Drummond

Kathy and Greg Feinsinger

Debbie Fifer

Amy and Rob French

Mary Glode

Candace Goodwin and

     Rick Blauvelt

Kimberly Gorsett

Kathy Hegberg

Judy Huston

Vicki and Sam Johnson

Jill and Gary Knaus

      Donor Advised Fund at

      Schwab Charitable


Tracy and Glen Larner Fund

      of Greater Houston 

      Community Foundation

Pamela Lauman

Carol and William Lightstone

Anna Lorenson

Mary Lorenson

Diane Moore and Joel Sax 

      Network for Good Advised


Ksana Oglesby

Karen Olson

Lynda Palevsky

Carol Pasternak

Marci and Robert Pattillo

Katherine Potter and

     Ryan Mackley

John Rehl

Elizabeth Russo

Peggy Scharlin and Shlomo 


Maureen and James Scherrer

Briar Schreiber

Tami Solondz

Lorraine and Pat Spector

Jennifer Springer

Kim Stacey

Alan Stewart

Elizabeth Suerth


Donna and Thomas Ward

Pam Yarus and Theron Russell 

      Donor Advised Fund at

     Schwab Charitable 

     Foundation in memory of 

     Karen Russell Shaver

Up to $99

Nate and Nathaniel Adams

Bridget and Rick Balentine

Trudie Biggers

Ellen Birk

Carol Anne Carl

Nicole Christianson

Lisa Dancing Light

Deborah Dawson and

   Dean Gordon

Erica Delak

Heather Fazio

Tish and Dean Filiss

Nancy Frizell

Kelley Garrett

Ellen and Peter Itzler

Kristin and Mike Jewkes

Wewer Keohane

Erin Mattice

Andrea McGovern

Sharon and Brit McLin

David Merritt

Stacie Nelson in memory of

    her husband, Steve Nelson

Julie Olson

Craig Parks

Lyndie Pearson

Barbara Reid and David


Rachel Richards

Janet and Mike Samson

Susan and Alexander Slater

Lauren and Nicholas Sontag

Karla Stukey

Jill and Matt Wheeler

Suzanne Wheeler-Del Piccolo

Jennifer Wolf

Thelma and Gary Zabel

Jennifer Zetah


Frank Taverna

Focused Kids

Alpine Bank

Basalt Regional Library

Canjun Cleaners

City Market

Garfield County Libraries

La Tricolor

Parent Possible

Scholastic Books

Sopris Sun


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