Be a Dream Maker

Give at the level of $150 or more per month or $1800 or more per year to join a special group of supporters called Dream Makers. Receive pre-sale invite to our annual Gala, exclusive Dreamer updates and success stories, and special opportunities to hear from Dreamers throughout the year.

Other ways to give

By Mail: Mail a check payable to the Colorado “I Have A Dream” Foundation  1836 Grant Street, Denver, CO 80203  Attention: Stephanie Dreiling. Planned Giving & Gift of Stock: Please contact: Stephanie Dreiling, VP of Finance & Operations, or call 303-861-5005 x104.


The Colorado I Have A Dream Foundation uses the Colorado Gives Donor platform to manage donations. Please visit Colorado Gives to complete your donation.

Join The Dream Team

Colorado “I Have A Dream’s” Monthly Giving Circle

What is the Dream Team?

The Dream Team is our community of supporters who make a difference in the lives of the Dreamers we serve through monthly gifts.

The dream for our Dream Team is that together, gifts of ALL sizes, no matter how big or small, given consistently can build up to make dreams come true for our Colorado youth.

Provides personalized wellness kits for Dreamers, teaching the tools & techniques to develop and grow healthy minds and bodies.
Provides funds for Apprenticeship School sessions, giving Dreamers the opportunity for career exploration & engagement.
Supports after-school STEAM Clubs, engaging Dreamers in academic areas to prepare them for the careers of the future.
Provides program supplies for 6 weeks of summer camp, ensuring Dreamers remain engaged and active in programming during the summer months.
Supports social/emotional, mindfulness, and mental health programming, impacting personal and academic development of our Dreamers.
Sponsor a Dreamer for an entire year of programming, opening up the world and its possibilities through career- and college-focused programs and experiences.
Colorado Tax Credit 

Colorado Child Care Contribution Credit*   

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Child Care Contribution Credit 

The Colorado I Have A Dream Foundation is a qualified childcare facility for the State of Colorado, which means your donation of $250 or greater, up to $200,000, qualifies for a 50% childcare contribution tax credit.  For tax years 2015 through 2019, you will be able to claim 100% of remaining and additional credits.

This information should not be construed as tax advice, and as always, you should consult your tax advisers for the most accurate information.

•    Your donation still qualifies as a charitable deduction on your Federal income tax
•    Donation must be made as a single gift, paid in full via check, cash, credit card, direct bill or electronic funds transfer
•    You can take advantage of the tax credits regardless of whether you itemize or not
•    Both individuals and corporate donors can benefit from this tax credit program
•    In-Kind donations are not eligible for this credit

The table below illustrates how a large part of your donation comes back to you in various tax credits and deductions.