How to Keep Donations Strong after Tax Reform

Will charitable giving plummet in 2018? In December 2017 Congress passed the controversial Tax Cuts and Jobs Act–the first major tax reform in nearly three decades. Many analysts believe new provisions in the Act will dramatically change giving behavior. Others say that charitable giving isn’t motivated by tax benefits, it just provides tax efficiency in…

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President and CEO of Community First Foundation announces retirement

Marla J. Williams, President and CEO of Community First Foundation, has announced she will be retiring in the first quarter of 2019. She has given us eight years of transformative leadership and serves as a shining example of how community unites and brings out the best in us, individually and collectively.  Since Marla stepped into…

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Colorado Gives Day is Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Last year, in a grand show of the giving spirit, Coloradans came together on December 5, 2017, and donated $36.6 million to 2,308 Colorado nonprofits. Colorado Gives Day is one the most successful giving days in the nation, and this year it will take place on Tuesday, December 4. Visit Colorado Gives Day page

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Build your career with new Nonprofit Pathways certificate program

People with a passion to make a difference have a new opportunity to train for a career in the nonprofit sector. Through a partnership with Community First Foundation, Red Rocks Community College is offering a certificate program called Nonprofit Pathway. In the spring and fall semesters students can take a series of courses to earn…

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