Ways to Donate

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Donate Now

The American Red Cross of Colorado is changing lives daily through our programs in disaster services, health and safety and services to the Armed Forces. Your investment will make a difference for individuals in Colorado. You can contribute to the American Red Cross in the following ways:

Giving Opportunities

Donate Online

You can make a donation online by clicking here.

Donate by Mail

A gift of any size supports the lifesaving mission of the American Red Cross. You can help people in your community by sending a check made out to your local chapter. If you wish to mail a donation in support of the Northern Colorado, Western Colorado, Southeastern Colorado, or Mile High Chapter, please write the chapter name on your donation and mail your check to:

American Red Cross

444 Sherman St.

Denver, CO 80203

The Mile High Chapter supports all these chapters by processing their gifts. Although your gift is mailed to the Mile High Chapter, it will support the chapter you indicated in your donation.

Donate by Phone

To make a donation over the phone, please call1-800-RED CROSS: 1-800-733-2767 or 1-800-257-7575 (Spanish). You will be able to indicate your local chapter when you call to support.

Donate by Text

Text REDCROSS to 90999 to donate to Disaster Relief efforts, or PREVENT to 90999 to donate to the Measles Initiative.

Stock Donations

Individuals may donate appreciated stock or mutual funds to the American Red Cross. Such gifts can have significant tax advantages over cash. The Red Cross would be happy to provide more details on how to make such a gift, and we can work directly with you or your broker to make the transfer happen. To learn more about donating stocks, contact Sara Hazel at 303-607-4792 or Sara.Hazel@redcross.org.

Planned Giving

A planned gift to the American Red Cross of Colorado helps secure the future of vital Red Cross programs and services and can help you achieve your financial goals as well. Some examples of planned gifts include a bequest in a will or trust, beneficiary designation of life insurance or retirement account, gift of a life insurance policy; and life income gifts such as Charitable Gift Annuities, Charitable Remainder Trusts, and Charitable Lead Trusts.

If you have already included the Red Cross in your will or estate plan, please contact us, as we would like to honor your support. If you are considering a planned gift or simply would like to discuss the various gift planning options that are available, please contact Lori Goldstein at 303-607-4704 or Lori.Goldstein@redcross.org or visit www.redcrosslegacy.org.

Donate Your Vehicle

Donating your vehicle—in any condition—is a great way to help us help others. We accept vehicles in all 50 states, from cars and trucks to boats and motorcycles. Learn more about the Red Cross Vehicle Donation Program.

Rocky Mountain Combined Federal Campaign

The American Red Cross an eligible participant for the Rocky Mountain Combined Federal Campaign. Visit www.rockymountaincfc.org and include CFC number 96251.