We find ourselves in the middle of one of the greatest wealth transfer periods of all time. Those with wealth must decide whether they want to make transfers, and if they do, they must decide how much, to whom, when and in what structure?
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“The response we’ve received from Coloradans this year has been astonishing,´ said John Ikard, president and chief executive of Lakewood-based FirstBank Holding Co., in a statement. “We’re proud of our community and its residents for coming together and selflessly giving back to some of the best charitable organizations in the state.”
FirstBank put together a $300,000 incentive fund for the 2012 event and sponsored additional prizes, including four $10,000 Luck-of-the-Draw prizes.
Colorado Gives Day 2012 received approximately 68,000 donations — an increase of 30 percent from last year’s 52,226 donations.
While the one-day event is finished, you can still donate to local charities through the Community First Foundation. To do so, go to GivingFirst.org.