Giving Methods

Donate Using the Payment Method that Works Best for You

icon of a credit card

Major Credit Cards

Visa, Mastercard, Amex, Discover accepted.

Icon of a bank

Bank Account

Donate directly from your bank account.

PayPal logo - two capital P's stacked on top of one another


Use your PayPal account to donate.

Apple Pay Logo

Apple Pay

Apple Pay available on accepted devices.

Google pay logo

Google Pay

Google Pay available on accepted devices.


Investment Vehicles 

One of biggest benefits of using funds from an investment vehicle on Colorado Gives 365, is that you can make one distribution to the Colorado Gives Foundation and we will load those funds onto an electronic Giving Card so that you can spread the good around to any of the 3,700 nonprofits on the  

A 2.05% transaction fee will apply when using an electronic Giving Cards issued for less than $100,000. 

A black background with a and white dollar sign and two straight lines.


Use your IRA Charitable Distribution, also known as Qualified Charitable Donation (QCD).

Hand holding a dollar sign

Donor Advised Fund (DAF)

Use your Donor Advised Fund from Fidelty, Schwab, Vanguard or any other organization.

image of a dollar bill.  Arrow at the top pointing right and an arrow at the bottom pointing left

Wire Transfer

ACH or wire transfers are accepted.

Image of a certificate


Gifts of stock are sold and loaded onto a giving card for use on the website.



Colorado Gives Foundation logo

Colorado Gives Foundation DAF

Donating through your Colorado Gives Foundation Donor Advised Fund is easy! Log into your portal to recommend grants to one or multiple nonprofits in one simple transaction.

Interested in opening a Donor Advised Fund with Colorado Gives Foundation. Learn More

About Fees 

In order to deliver an excellent year-round giving platform and sustain the efforts around Colorado Gives Day, an optional transaction fee of 3.99% is presented on every donation. Learn More

How can we help?