Get Ready to Rally for Colorado Gives Day!
- November 26, 2018
- Colorado Gives Day, Scheduled giving
Mark your calendars! Tuesday, Nov. 27th is Rally at the Capital for Colorado Gives Day. The Community First Foundation will host the Rally at the Capitol event which provides non-profit organizations participating in Colorado Gives Day an opportunity to boost the buzz for Colorado Gives Day and drive donor support toward their organization and causes. The rally is open to the public and begins at 11:00 am MST at the Colorado State Capitol building right in downtown Denver.
Why You Should Attend the Rally at the Capitol Event
The Colorado Gives Day Rally at the Capitol event has something to offer donors and nonprofits organizations, including:
- Cash prizes
- Media attention: the event is designed for news coverage and picture-taking
- Music from partner nonprofits
- Hot beverages
- Colorado Gives Day yard signs to take and share with friends and family
Also, meet CiviCore staff who will be in attendance! We’d love to hear your stories.
Tips for Nonprofit Attendees from The Community First Foundation
- Generally, 2 – 4 people representing your organization is best
- Use colorful signs and eye-catching banners of all shapes and sizes to attract attention
- Take selfies and post to social media using the official Colorado Gives Day hashtag: #COGivesDay to drive online interest and momentum
- Be prepared to be outside — bundle up and bring water
- Allow extra time for parking. Metered parking and pay lots are located near the Capitol
#GivingTuesday, Scheduled Donations, and Event Information
The Colorado Gives Day Rally at the Capital corresponds with the national #GivingTuesday event which occurs on the same day and serves to strengthen support for community giving by encouraging donors to schedule their donations for Colorado Gives Day. Read the 2018 Colorado Gives Day Event blog to learn more.