In partnership with Community First Foundation, The Summit Foundation has taken a leadership role as a Regional Champion for Summit County-based nonprofits participating in Colorado Gives Day. Colorado Gives Day is an annual statewide movement to celebrate and increase philanthropy in Colorado through online giving at

This partnership, titled Summit Gives, will allow all eligible Summit County-based nonprofits to be found on a specific landing page,

Summit Gives is a collaborative effort spearheaded by The Summit Foundation to inspire generosity, strengthen local nonprofits, and increase online charitable giving for participating organizations through  

Sponsorship dollars are allowing The Summit Foundation to offset the third-party processing fees on Colorado Gives Day, allowing 100% of all donations to benefit the selected nonprofit organizations.

In 2016, over $300,000 was contributed to 26 participating Summit County-based nonprofits through the statewide giving day.

The eighth consecutive Colorado Gives Day will take place on Tuesday, December 5, 2017. Donations may be pre-scheduled beginning November 1. Contributions made through the website are directed to the charities specified by the donor.  

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Summit County-based Nonprofits particpating in Colorado Gives Day

Advocates for Victims of Assault, Inc

Alpenglow Chamber Music Festivals

Breckenridge Backstage Theatre, Inc.

Breckenridge Film Festival

Breckenridge Heritage Alliance

Breckenridge Music Festival

CASA of the Continental Divide

Continental Divide Land Trust

Domus Pacis Family Respite

Education Foundation of the Summit

Family and Intercultural Resource Center

Far View Horse Rescue

Friends of the Dillon Ranger District

Friends of the Eagles Nest Wilderness 

High Country Conservation Center

Keystone Science School

Lake Dillon Theatre Company

League for Animals and People of the Summit

National Repertory Orchestra

NWCCOG Foundation, Inc.

Summit Community Care Clinic

Summit County Arts Council

Summit County Library Foundation

Summit Housing Development Corporation

Summit In Honduras

Summit Public Radio & TV, Inc.

Team Breckenridge Sports Club, Inc.

Team Summit Colorado

The Cycle Effect

The Summit Foundation

The Summit Historical Society

Timberline Adult Day Services 

Women's Resource Center of the Rockies

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