Join us in Raising Readers

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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 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! 


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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. 


2020-21 Community funding partners

$20,000 - $25,000
Buell Foundation
Pettit Foundation


 $10,000 - $19,999
Aspen Community Foundation
Miguel and Jacklyn Bezos
Colorado Humanities & National Endowment for the Humanities
Pitkin County


$5,000 - $9,999
Garfield County Board of County Commissioners
Melony and Adam Lewis Advised Fund at ACF

$1,000 - $4,999
Alpenglow Foundation
Alpine Bank
Alpine Bank Community Inclusion & Engagement
Aspen Skiing Company Family Fund at ACF
Steve Casey
Castaways Foundation
City of Aspen
City of Glenwood Springs
LuLu Colby
Lucy and Thomas Danis
Michael and Debbi Fields Rose Advised Fund at ACF
Fred and Elli Iselin Foundation
Friedman Family Foundation Advised Fund at ACF
Gallegos Corporation
Mike and Laura Kaplan Advised Fund at ACF
Bill and Sheila Lambert
Laura and Gary Lauder Advised Fund at ACF
Obermeyer Wood Investment Counsel
Spidell Foundation
Town of Basalt
Town of Carbondale
Town of Snowmass Village
Amy Treese
Umbrella Roofing
US Bank
Tamara and Frank Woods

$500 - $999
Bank of Colorado
Gould Construction Inc.
Grand Valley Kiwanis Foundation
Nancy and Barton Levin
Marjory Musgrave
Jayne and Bill Poss
Terri and Sam Potter
George Shaver*


$100 - $499
Jonathan Armytage
Cindy Blachly
Candace Goodwin and Rick Blauvelt
Mary Boyd
Diane and Carter Brooksher
Georgia Chamberlain and John Foulkrod
Mary Kay Chesley
Kim Coates
Deborah Dawson and Dean Gordon*
Paula Derevensky
Hilary Drummond
Debbie Fifer
Amy and Rob French
Ernie and Lacy Fyrwald
Grossman Family Advised Fund at ACF
Harriman Construction
Judy Huston
Nikili and Rodney Jacobs
Melissa and Rob Jankovsky
Vicki and Sam Johnson
JRO Family Tradition Mortgage Ltd
Jill Knaus
Glen and Tracy Larner
Brett Lear
Bill & Carol Lightstone
Beth McCafferty
Mandy and John Murray
Marcie and Robert Musser Advised Fund at ACF
Jamie Nims and Kristin Gracy
Ksana Oglesby
Lynda Palevsky
Carol Pasternak
Bob and Marci Pattillo
Elizabeth Reynolds
Roaring Fork Financial Services Inc
Rebecca Ruland
Mike Samson
Amelia Shelley
Herb Shugrue
Donna Shugrue
Lorraine & Pat Spector
Jennifer Springer
Betsy Suerth
Linda Vaughn
Pam Yarus and Theron Russell
Jennifer Zetah

Up to $99
Michelle Bassi
Shannon Birzon
Kimbo Brown-Schirato
Carol Carl
Nicole Christianson
Kiara Christianson
Lisa Dancing Light
Erika Delak
Peter and Julie Dolan
Greg and Kathy Feinsinger
Tish Filiss
Nancy Frizell
Alyson and Justin Gish
Cindy Gray
Ruth Harrison*
Barb Hovde-Brown
Ellen and Peter Itzler
Kris and Mike Jewkes
Susan Keenan
Wewer Keohane
Anna Lorenson
Erin Mattice
Brit and Sharon McLin
Helen McQueeney
Dave Merritt
Connie Orcutt
Craig Parks
Lyndie Pearson
Renee Prince
Kinsey Roberts
Mary Ellen and Peter Rogers
Alexander and Susan Slater
Tami Solondz
Joe Sontag
Steve and Sandy Swanson
Donna Ward
Mike and Chip Wells
Judy and Donald Wrigley
Aimee and Luis Yllanes
Susan and Vincent Yoder*
Erin Zalinski

In memory of Karen Shaver - 
    Deborah Dawson and Dean Gordon
   George Shaver
   Susan and Vincent Yoder

In memory of Carole Phillips - 
   Ruth Harrison


Alpine Bank
Aspen Daily News
Aspen Times
Basalt Regiona Library
Dance Initiative
Focused Kids
Garfield County Libraries
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
La Tricolor
Parent Possible
Scholastic Books
Sopris Sun
Frank Taverna