“Access to healthcare for anyone is essential. Have a cultural competence safe place for people to come and get healthcare is extremely important.” In our fifth installment of the Colorado Gives Day Nonprofit video series, we happily present Clínica Tepeyac. Clínica’s mission is simple, to provide culturally competent healthcare and preventative health services to the… Read More


“90 percent of people with Autism are either unemployed, or underemployed. It’s not because they can’t, or don’t have the skills, or they don’t want to. It’s because our world isn’t set up for them to be able to work yet.” In our fourth installment of the Colorado Gives Day Nonprofit video series, we’re happy… Read More


“To use outdoor recreation – where an adult can connect to a kid, or a kid can connect to another kid – we are changing the trajectory for youth in the state of Colorado.” In our third installment of the Colorado Gives Day Nonprofit video series, we’re happy to present SOS Outreach. Since 1993, SOS… Read More


“Knowing that you can’t save them all is tough, but being able to save some and give them a life they truly deserve is more rewarding than anything I’ve ever done.” In our second installment of the Colorado Gives Day Nonprofit video series, we’re happy to present Rocky Mountain Lab Rescue. This volunteer-run, Broomfield-based nonprofit… Read More


“After what it’s done for me, I want to keeping bringing more yoga to more veterans.” In our first installment of the Colorado Gives Day Nonprofit video series, we’re happy to present Comeback Yoga. Comeback Yoga is dedicated to assisting veterans, active duty military and their support network to cultivate a healthy lifestyle through free… Read More


For the past nine years, Colorado Gives Day has been an annual reminder of the generosity so many Coloradans possess. Since 2009, Colorado Gives Day has raised more than $217 million, including $35.1 million raised for more than 2,400 nonprofits in just 24 hours last year. Dec. 10, 2019 marks the 10th anniversary of this… Read More


FirstBank partnered with several different restaurants throughout the state, including Officers Club Lowry and Parker Garage, where they went undercover as “servers in training,” and through an unexpected twist of events, surprised over 800 diners by paying their tabs. The goal was to encourage goodwill and inspire lucky recipients to pay that act of kindness forward to… Read More


It took three days, six gas stations and 60 employees to surprise more than 500 Coloradans across the state — all in an effort to encourage giving back. Before Thanksgiving. FirstBank partnered with fuel stations in Denver, Boulder, Summit County, Greeley/Evans and Colorado Springs, and pumped free fuel for hundreds of unexpected commuters across the… Read More


A few weeks ago, our management team (VP of Marketing Joe Amato-Baril,  Banking Officer Cassie Sosa and Regional President Emily Robinson) went undercover as King Soopers employees and surprised more than 100 unsuspecting shoppers by paying for their groceries. In return, we asked them to consider paying it forward to their favorite charity on Colorado… Read More


There’s nothing that feels better than giving back to others! As you’ve hopefully heard, for the sixth year, Community First Foundation and FirstBank are presenting Colorado Gives Day on Tuesday, Dec. 8. It’s an annual statewide movement to celebrate and increase philanthropy in Colorado through online giving. But why give on only one day? We’re… Read More