How to Schedule your Gift for Colorado Gives Day

Colorado Gives Day on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 is a wonderful day where all gifts made through coloradogives.org will be counted towards a $1 Million Incentive Fund. In other words, your gift to Central City Opera on Colorado Gives Day makes an even larger impact for the organization!

Did you know you can skip marking Colorado Gives Day on your calendar and schedule your gift in advance?

Below is a step-by-step guide to help you schedule your gift and ensure it is applied towards the $1 Million Incentive Fund.


Step 1: Visit the Central City Opera donation page at coloradogives.org/centralcityopera

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Step 2: Press the green “Donate” button on the right side of the page.

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Step 3: Enter the amount you want to donate.

Having trouble deciding on how much to donate? Here are a few numbers special to the Central City Opera that might help you decide:

1932 – The year Anne Evans, Ida Kruse McFarlane and Edna Chappel reopened the doors to a restored Central City Opera House.

550 – The number of seats in the Central City Opera House.

86 – In 2018, Central City Opera will host its 86th Festival Season with performances of The Magic Flute, Il trovatore, Acis and Galatea and a 40th anniversary performance of The Face on the Barroom Floor.

52 – Central City Opera is the fifth (5) oldest opera company and the second (2) oldest summer festival in the United States.

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Step 4: Under Donation Type, select the “CO GIVES DAY” button to schedule it to process on Dec. 5.

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Step 5: Enter the details of your donation, and click the green “Add to Cart” button.

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Step 6: When your scheduled donation is in the cart, continue checking out by logging in or creating a donor account, entering your payment information, and then submitting it.

Want to let others know about Colorado Gives Day? Share your support on social media and spread the word!


Still have questions or need further assistance?
Central City Opera staff is here to help! Please call 303.292.6500 if you need assistance with making your Colorado Gives Day gift.

From all of us at Central City Opera, we sincerely appreciate your support on Colorado Gives Day and year-round. We truly could not do this without YOU!

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