THANK YOU – your support of our 2017 Benefit Breakfast helped purchase more than 70,000 new books for Colorado children. There’s still time to help serve 6,000 additional families before the end of the year.
Make A Stock Gift to the Organization
We welcome gifts of appreciated securities and mutual funds.
Did you know… You may be able to satisfy a Required Minimum Distribution by making a Qualified Charitable Distribution of up to $100,000 from your IRA to Reach Out and Read Colorado and avoid taxable income. You must be at least 70 ½ years old and the funds must deposit directly to our bank account from the IRA. *certain conditions apply
Did you know… Donating appreciated stock that has been held a year or more has been called the most tax effective way to make a donation to a charity. In addition to receiving a current year tax deduction, donors can bypass 100% of capital gains tax.
Please contact our Development Director at 720-749-3005 or email to obtain the instructions for your specific stock or mutual fund gift. Or, you can instruct your broker or bank to call 303-623-3800 to speak with someone on our development team.
Donor Advised Funds
A donor advised fund (DAF) is like a charitable savings account that allows you to combine the most favorable tax benefits with the flexibility to easily support Reach Out and Read Colorado through cash, appreciated securities and other assets. Please consider recommending Reach Out and Read Colorado as an organization to support through your DAF, contact your adviser directly to make your recommendation.
Corporate Matching Gifts
Find out if your company has a matching gift policy — talk to your employer or human resources department to get the matching gift form.
Once you have the matching gift form, fill in the required fields. Here’s some information you might need:
Organization name: Reach Out and Read Colorado
Organization Mailing Address: 1660 S Albion St, Suite 905 Denver, CO 80222
Organization Phone Number: 303-623-3800
Organization Website: www.reachoutandreadco.org
Tax ID#: 86-1172160
Send us your matching gift form via e-mail or regular mail.
Reach Out and Read Colorado
Attn: Matching Gifts
1660 S Albion Street, Suite 905
Denver, CO 80222
Questions? Call us at 303-623-3800 or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org