Boulder County Charity & Non Profit

Find Boulder County Colorado charities and nonprofits. Charities and nonprofits provide information on charitable donations, jobs, volunteering, and events.


Access Fund 207 Canyon Boulevard Boulder CO 80302 303-545-6772


Alma Birth Awareness Foundation 1480 Ithaca Drive Boulder CO 80305 303-938-9202

American Solar Energy Society 2400 Central Avenue Boulder CO 80301 303-443-3130

Anthony H Kruse Foundation 2118-2122 13th Street Boulder CO 80302 303-443-0581

Autism Society of Boulder County 1855 Plaza Drive Louisville CO 80027 303-926-3900

Boulder County Bar Association 1942 Broadway Boulder CO 80302 303-440-4758

Boulder Valley Education Association 7464 Arapahoe Road Boulder CO 80303 303-444-4486

Brett Family Foundation 1123 Spruce Street Boulder CO 80302 303-442-1200

Brewers Association 732-736 Pearl Street Boulder CO 80302 303-447-0816

Carmel Hill Fund 5360 Manhattan Circle Boulder CO 80303 303-494-5175

Colorado Haiti Project 1419 Pine Street Boulder CO 80302 303-938-5021

Conscious Alliance 2200 Central Avenue Boulder CO 80301 720-406-7871

Dharma Ocean Foundation 4440 Arapahoe Avenue Boulder CO 80303 303-955-2574

Dianetics Foundation 1021 Pearl Street Boulder CO 80302 303-449-6222

Flowering Hope Foundation 6525 Gunpark Drive Boulder CO 80301 303-842-0179

Foundation For Boulder Valley 6500 Arapahoe Road Boulder CO 80303 303-447-5132

Global Education Fund 2222 14th Street Boulder CO 80302 303-415-9935

Go3 Foundation 2100 Central Avenue Boulder CO 80301 303-273-0559

Greenlee Family Foundation 1369 Forest Park Circle Lafayette CO 80026 303-666-8720

Harmony Foundation 801 Main Street Louisville CO 80027 303-997-8020

About Boulder County Charities & Non-Profits

Boulder County Charities are not-for-profit organizations that have a philanthropic goal in Boulder County, CO. The mission of a Boulder County Charity is to benefit the general public through its work, which is often educational, religious, or organized around public interest activities. Charities can include Boulder County churches, educational organizations, hospitals or medical research organizations, or organizations tied to public universities.

You may contact Non-Profit Charitable organizations for questions about:
  • Boulder County nonprofit organizations
  • Making donations and volunteering
  • Boulder County 501(c)3 tax exempt organizations
  • Donation and contribution tax deductions
  • Boulder County Charity ratings and rankings
Types of Boulder County Charities

There are many types of Boulder County Charities that focus on benefiting society and the general public. Some Charities are structured to help animals, either through supporting animal welfare, wildlife conservation, or in zoos and aquariums. Other Boulder County charitable organizations prioritize environmental causes or health issues such as medical research, public health risks, or treating the sick and disabled. Boulder County nonprofits can also have educational missions, including serving as educational institutions or supporting students through funding.

International NGOs, or non-governmental organizations, are typically classified as Charities. They are organized around providing international development aid, disaster relief and humanitarian aid, or human rights advocacy and aid for children. Another major category of Charities in Boulder County, Colorado is organized around arts and culture, such as museums and art galleries, performing arts organizations, libraries, and public broadcasting organizations. These Boulder County nonprofits preserve artistic and cultural heritage and also serve an educational mission.

Fundraising Programs

Boulder County nonprofits have fundraising programs and receive contributions from many different sources. Funding can come from the general public, the Boulder County government, private corporations and foundations, or other Charities. At least a third of a Charity's financial support must come from the general public. This funding is used by the Charity to advance its goals. Charities can also raise money through events, product or membership sales, or grants. Boulder County grants can come from the government, foundations, or individuals, and they typically require an application process.

501(c)3 Tax Exemption

Charities are exempt from paying certain taxes because of the contributions they make to the public. As Non-Profit organizations, Charities in Colorado do not declare a profit and instead use their revenue and fundraising to run the Charity and benefit the public interest. Legally, Charities can be organized in a number of ways to maintain their tax-exempt status. Contributions made to certain Charities, known as Boulder County 501(c)(3) groups, are tax-deductible for the donors, while other Charities are exempt from taxes but donations are still taxed.