Now more than ever, the Chautauqua values of voluntary simplicity, lifelong learning, love of nature and music, oration and the arts are relevant and needed in the hectic pace of today’s digital age.
As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, the Colorado Chautauqua Association relies on the generosity of the community to help preserve the site and spirit of the historic Chautauqua and enrich the lives of all who visit. Read on to learn about the many ways you can support Colorado Chautauqua Association.
Individual or Business Contributions
Gifts of any size make a difference. Donor generosity allows CCA to constantly improve the visitor experience of the Colorado Chautauqua’s historic accommodations and event venues, the natural beauty of the 20+ acres of grounds, and the quality and quantity of educational and entertainment programming.
Raise the Roof winner announced!
Congratulations to the Raise the Roof winner, Lynn Swearingen!
Thank you to everyone who has participated in our first-ever raffle fundraiser – the money you donated is going to replace the roof of the historic Chautauqua Auditorium. Your support of the preservation of this irreplaceable building – an 1898 lofty, open architectural wonder – is vital to the long-term future of the Colorado Chautauqua National Historic Landmark.
With your help, we successfully raised $23,145!
The winner was randomly selected on September 23, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. MST. If you have questions about the raffle, please click here.
If you still want to help Raise the Roof, it’s not too late. Please call 303.952.1638 or click here.
Planned giving provides ways to support the Colorado Chautauqua without affecting a donor’s current lifestyle or family’s security. Through planned giving, gifts can be made that cost nothing during the donor’s lifetime and leave cash flow and current financial planning unchanged. Planned giving gifts could include gifts from wills or trusts, retirement plan designations, appreciated securities, life insurance and many more. Learn more…
Many corporations offer matching gift programs whereby the company agrees to match any gift donated by an employee or retiree. A Matching Gift Program is an ideal way for a company to demonstrate the importance of supporting the community. Corporate matching can double and often triple the overall contribution that Colorado Chautauqua Association receives on behalf of an individual. Learn more…
Colorado Chautauqua Association’s corporate partnership program is a unique and cost effective answer to specific corporate marketing objectives. It also helps businesses demonstrate their commitment to education, the arts, environmental sustainability and historic preservation and connection to one of the Colorado Front Range’s most extraordinary cultural and historical institutions. Learn more…
The Colorado Chautauqua has always represented the best of what Boulder has to offer, thanks in part to our members. Membership helps to preserve the historic grounds of the chautauqua and build community through unique cultural, educational, social and recreational experiences. And, with year-round programs and member benefits, there has never been a better time to join the Colorado Chautauqua Association. Learn more…
Become a part of Colorado Chautauqua’s history by purchasing a commemorative brick, engraved with a personal message and installed along a path in the beautiful Centennial Garden. This is a perfect way to commemorate a birthday or milestone or to honor a special friend or family member. Learn more…
Donate your time! Volunteers are essential to our mission. Each year volunteers donate their time to help in customer experiences and special events. Learn more…
To learn more about these opportunities and ways you can support the Colorado Chautauqua Association please contact:
The Colorado Chautauqua Association is a 501(c)3, nonprofit organization. All gifts are tax deductible as provided by law. Tax ID: 84-0447931