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Colorado Gives....Launching Us Into Bigger & Better!

Colorado Gives Day~The Best Day to Give

Now through December 5th

Backpack Society Logo

Why Colorado Gives is Important to Us...Especially This Year!


We know how lucky we are to be a part of a community that supports their own! Backpack Society started by serving kids at 1 school, ThunderRidge High School. Now, thanks to community support, 3 1/2 years later we are partnered with 45 schools. But, we've maxed out our current space, and taking on more schools has become logistically challenging.


This year Colorado Gives donations will help to fund our expansion into the space next door. With additional room, we can take on more schools in Douglas County and Littleton Public School Districts. Money raised will go towards purchasing food, shelving, tables, refrigerators, and freezers for the new space.


Our expansion will allow us to host larger corporate and community groups for volunteer and give-back events. Donations will also fund food for our weekend student bag and family box programs as we partner with more schools.


Every dollar helps reach our goal & every dollar is amplified by the Colorado Gives Foundation! Don't forget, that your donation is 100% tax deductible and able to be matched by your employer. Our goal is to raise $30,000 during Colorado Gives!


How can you help? Every dollar makes a difference! Here's what it can buy... Weekend bag of food ($10)

3 Crisis Boxes ($30) Family Food Box ($60) 6-foot folding table ($66)

10 Weekend Bags of Food ($100) 8-foot folding table ($192) 4 Tier Steel Shelves ($240) Stainless Steel Table ($308) Weekend Food for 50 Kids ($500) Family Food Boxes for 16 Families ($1000) Glass Front Refrigerator ($3200) Glass Front Freezer ($3865)

Colorado Gives Donations ~ Early Giving Window Open Now

Every dollar makes a difference!


What is Colorado Gives Day?

Colorado Gives Day is the biggest 24-hour giving movement in the state. It was founded in 2010 by The Colorado Gives Foundation, whose mission is to connect people, ideas, and nonprofits. On Colorado Gives Day, Coloradans come together with the common goal of elevating their community by fueling and powering the efforts of nonprofits.

***The early giving window opened on November 1 and goes thru December 5.


Why donate during Colorado Gives?

Colorado Gives Day is the best time to donate...

  • All donations are 100% tax deductible

  • They can be matched by your employer

  • Donations are amplified by the Colorado Gives Day Incentive Fund

Start Donating Now... Colorado Gives Day, is the best day to give!


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