Make-a-wish Foundation

Make a Wish – CheckOff Colorado: Give Back to Colorado’s Kids When You File Your Taxes

The Make-A-Wish Foundation Founded in 1980, the foundation grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. The Colorado chapter was one of the first. Since being founded in 1983, the chapter has granted more than 3,300 wishes to eligible Colorado children. How does CheckOff Colorado work? Checkoff Colorado is a groundbreaking, collaborative, statewide public awareness campaign designed to raise awareness about check-off giving. That’s the program that allows taxpayers to make voluntary contributions to their favorite charitable organizations when they file their state income tax return. Based on the notion that “a rising tide lifts all boats,” the goals of CheckOff Colorado are simple ̵...