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Three new board members join the Foundation

Community First Foundation has appointed three new board members. Elycia Cook, executive Director of FRIENDS FIRST; Joy Johnson, a community advocate; and Penfield W. Tate III, attorney with Kutak Rock LLP bring extensive legal, strategy, philanthropy and business acumen to the Foundation’s board of directors. Press Release

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Bonfils Blood Center opens $12 million donor-advised fund

Bonfils Blood Center established a $12 million donor-advised fund at Community First Foundation to ensure the future blood services in Colorado after Bonfils’ merger with Blood Systems, one of the largest transfusion medicine groups.  The fund will enhance the future stability of Bonfils, Colorado’s first and oldest nonprofit community blood center serving nearly 100 healthcare…

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$33.8 million raised on Colorado Gives Day 2016!

Coloradans showed their love of local nonprofits by donating $33.8 million on Colorado Gives Day 2016. Check out this overview of key stats, or dig deeper to see how donations fared by county, category and more.

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New online giving program for kids

A new Colorado-based online giving program for kids and families was launched recently. KidsforColoradoGives.org inspires the next generation of givers and is a kid-friendly addition to the website ColoradoGives.org, which powers Colorado Gives Day. Lt. Governor Donna Lynne supported the launch that took place at Denver School of the Arts. “This website helps kids learn…

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