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Donate Online

Make a secure online donation to Second Wind Fund

One of the best ways to support Second Wind Fund is through a monthly recurring donation. Monthly giving to SWF provides a dependable and cost-effective source of revenue to further our mission, while allowing you to spread your contribution out over the course of the year.

From November 1st to December 6th, all donations made on ColoradoGives.org will count toward Second Wind Fund’s goal of raising $100,000. Donate today!

Mail A Check

Please make all checks payable to Second Wind Fund

Second Wind Fund
303 E. 17th Ave., Suite 400
Denver, CO 80203

Second Wind Fund provides access to life-saving therapy for youth at risk for suicide in Colorado who would not otherwise have access to care.

If you have experienced a loss and want to make a donation in memory of a loved one, please indicate in an attached note or in the memo line of your donation check.

View Second Wind Fund’s financials statements here.

Donate Crypto

Donate with cryptocurrency

Second Wind Fund accepts donations of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies through every.org. Your donation does not trigger capital-gains tax and is tax-deductible.

Donate Crypto

Donating cryptocurrency is safe, easy, and tax-efficient.  We will not be able to refund crypto donations. Please take care before initiating your donation.

Stocks &
Mutual Funds

Donate with stock

Second Wind Fund is able to accept donations in the form of stock, DTC and mutual funds through every.org. Please fill out the form through every.org and include SWF’s profile link (https://www.every.org/thesecondwindfund).

Donate Stock / Mutual Funds

Then, notify your broker to transfer the shares using these instructions:
Deliver to: First Republic Securities Company LLC DTC number: 0443 (Clearing through Pershing LLC) Account number: 33L257954 Account name: Every.org Reference: (Donor Name)

Memorial Gifts

Honor your loved ones

Honor the life of a loved one lost to suicide by creating a memorial Fund.

Memorial donations offer friends and family a meaningful way to remember a loved one while contributing to our mission to connect youth at-risk for suicide with life-saving mental health treatment. 
 
Please contact Michelle Aquino at maquino@thesecondwindfund.org to begin the process.

Workplace Giving

Match your gift through your employer

Does your workplace offer automatic/recurring giving through your paycheck? Will your employer match your donation? Second Wind Fund receives corporate employee donations from a number of businesses across Colorado. If you work for the Federal or State Government, please use the following codes for your donation:

Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) Code – 89908
Colorado Combined Campaign (CCC) Code – 0954
Denver Employees Campaign (DECC) Code – 6059

SWF Federal Tax ID: 73-1701536

Planned Giving

Leave a lasting legacy

There are a number of ways you can leave a bequest to support SWF:

  • A cash remembrance
  • A gift of property
  • A gift of life insurance
  • A gift of securities
  • A share of the residue of your estate
  • The remainder of a trust established for the lifetime of a family member
  • The principle remaining from retirement plan assets

Donate Your Car

Via Cars Helping Charities

You can donate an old car to benefit Second Wind Fund through Cars Helping Charities. They accept cars in any condition, including trucks, vans, RVs, boats, snowmobiles and motorcycles. The net proceeds of the sale will benefit Second Wind Fund.
 
Your donation is tax deductible, and Cars Helping Charities provides free towing. For more information, call 303-423-CARS (2277) or visit Cars Helping Charities.
For more information, please contact Development Director, Michelle Aquino at maquino@thesecondwindfund.org 
Other Ways to Support
Donor Advised Funds (DAFs)

Donor Advised Funds are a great way to support Second Wind Fund’s mission. By designating funds to our organization, you are helping to provide critical access to life-saving therapy.

How to recommend a gift to Second Wind Fund:

  1. Contact your DAF sponsor and request a grant distribution to SWF
  2. Remember to provide them with SWF’s EIN # 73-1701536
  3. Indicate whether your gift is unrestricted or designated solely to our program spending
For more information, please contact Development Director, Michelle Aquino at maquino@thesecondwindfund.org.
 
King Soopers Neighborhood Rewards Program
For more than 70 years, King Soopers has been committed to supporting local communities. The King Soopers Neighborhood Rewards Program was established to give shoppers an accessible opportunity to consistently support organizations that they know and love. The beauty of the program lies in its simplicity—individuals can give to a nonprofit by shopping as they normally would. Whenever you buy groceries in-store or online with your rewards number (usually your phone number), King Soopers will automatically make a donation to Second Wind Fund.

To support Second Wind Fund, the process is simple and should take 2-3 minutes to complete. First, create an online account here or sign in.

Then, link your King Soopers loyalty card number (or ALT ID number) to Second Wind Fund. Go to the community rewards page and enroll by searching for Second Wind Fund or our organization number, MB241. Now every time you shop at King Soopers with your loyalty card, Second Wind Fund will receive a donation. It’s that simple!
Shop via AmazonSmile

AmazonSmile is a way customers can support their favorite charitable organization every time they shop with Amazon, at no additional cost. Open your Amazon shopping app, navigate to the main menu, tap on settings, select “AmazonSmile”, select Second Wind Fund and then follow the on-screen instructions.

Once this has been activated, future eligible app purchases will generate a donation for Second Wind Fund. Happy shopping!

Join our Hope Builders Club

SWF’s Hope Builders Club was established to highlight our supporters who are highly committed to providing youth who are struggling with a positive way forward in their lives. Our Hope Builders Club is comprised of individuals who have made a life-saving contribution of $1,000 or more. Second Wind Fund is capable of saving a young life for every $1,240 received:

12 Therapy Sessions = $1,080
3 Suicidal Ideation Questionnaires = $30
Therapist Travel Reimbursement, if needed = $120
Evaluation Forms = $10
Total = $1,240

Please contact Michelle Aquino at maquino@thesecondwindfund.org if you have any questions about SWF’s Hope Builders Club. 

Our Mission

The mission of Second Wind Fund is to decrease the incidence of suicide in children and youth by removing the financial and social barriers to treatment.