Swift Eagle is an all-volunteer organization with no overhead other than mailings and insurance, so 100% of your donations go directly to those in need in Eagle County. We raise money by hosting one or two major fundraisers each year, through grants received, and from individual contributions.
Your help is truly needed. Our applications continue to rise significantly as people struggle during these difficult times. We rely more than ever on you, our donors, trusting that you see the need to reach out to help the community of people around you. Good investments can be hard to find—we think you’ll agree there is none better than this.
There are four easy ways to make a donation to Swift Eagle.
Check – You can simply write a check and send it to PO Box 1977, Avon, CO 81620
Credit Card – If you want to make a donation using a credit card, you can contact us directly at 970-401-4820
Colorado Gives Website – You can make an online donation through the Colorado Gives website.
Income Tax Refund – If you’re due a state income tax refund, a new state program gives you the opportunity to use some or all of it to directly support a favorite nonprofit like Swift Eagle Charitable Foundation. The new program, promoted through the ReFUND CO awareness initiative, lets you choose where your donation goes. All you have to do is
Decide how much of your state income tax refund to donate (all or a portion of it).
Enter [Swift Eagle Charitable Foundation] and our registration number  in the Donate to a Colorado Nonprofit Fund line on your state tax return or tax software – or just give this info to your tax preparer when you share your tax documents. It’s easy and pain free! And consider this. Last year, Colorado returned more than $1 billion in refunds to 1.9 million state taxpayers. Imagine the impact support of this program could have on local community causes and nonprofits. You can learn more details about the program at RefundWhatMatters.org.
Please consider making donations to Swift Eagle Charitable Foundation by participation in: AmazonSmile
What is AmazonSmile? AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Swift Eagle Charitable Foundation every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the same prices and selection as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to Swift Eagle.
How do I shop at AmazonSmile? To shop at AmazonSmile simply go to smile.amazon.com from the web browser on your computer or mobile device.
How do I select Swift Eagle Charitable Foundation to support when shopping on AmazonSmile? On your first visit to AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com), select Swift Eagle to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. Amazon will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase you make at smile.amazon.com will result in a donation.
How much of my purchase does Amazon donate? The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible AmazonSmile purchases. The purchase price is the amount paid for the item minus any rebates and excluding shipping & handling, gift-wrapping fees, taxes, or service charges.
Is there any cost to Swift Eagle or to customers? No, there’s no cost to Swift Eagle or to AmazonSmile customers. The shopping experience is identical to Amazon.com with the added benefit that the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate to the charitable organizations selected by customers.
Does the AmazonSmile Foundation take any portion of donations to fund its operations? No. Amazon funds the operations of the AmazonSmile Foundation.