Surprise 103rd birthday present
A blue spruce planted in front of her school. Evergreens are ancient symbols of strength, protection, prosperity and long life.
The meaning of chrysanthemums: Longevity, Abundance, Optimism
At her school
Students welcoming her to the Learning Garden
We Welcome Your Support
Your tax-deductible donation will help promote the passions that emerged and shaped Mrs. Greenwood's life: reading and writing achievement, outdoor education, sports, music, financial literacy, parent education, equity, community service and continuing education. Your generous gift will have a tangible and lasting impact on the community and make a difference in the lives of children.
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Choose Friends of Marie L. Greenwood as the organization you support
If you buy items on Amazon, please use this link to go to AmazonSmile so a portion of your purchases will be donated to Friends of Marie L. Greenwood. On iOS and Android mobile phones, 1) open the Amazon Shopping app on your device, 2) go to the main menu of the Amazon Shopping app and tap into 'Settings', and 3) tap 'AmazonSmile' and follow the on-screen instructions to complete the process. Choose Friends of Marie L. Greenwood as your charity - you only need to go through this process once. Every penny helps! Thank you for your support!
How Your Donation Will Help
$50 will enable one student's parent to receive English classes
$75 will enable one student to attend an art class in the Each One Teach One Summer Program
$100 will enable one student to attend a 9-week after-school program
$200 will allow one student to receive Literacy/Oral language small group instruction during the day
$250 will allow a group of students to attend a Lincoln Hills Outdoor Education Program
$500 will allow one student to attend the 4-week Each One Teach One Summer Program
$1,000 will enable a combination of the above - providing opportunities for many
How to Donate
To pay by credit card, click the donate button (payment processed by Square).
If you would rather pay by check to help us avoid processing fees, we would be grateful if you would fill out the attached form, write a check to Friends of Marie L. Greenwood, and mail to:
Friends of Marie L. Greenwood
6046 S. Chester Way
Greenwood Village, CO 80111-5230
Friends of Marie L. Greenwood is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Donations made to Friends of Marie L. Greenwood are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law. Please consult with your tax adviser about the tax deductibility of your gift.
Donate Using Tax Credits
Colorado Child Care Contribution Credit (CCCC)
A Colorado State income tax credit is available to donors who give through the Colorado Child Care Contribution Credit (CCCC) for the purpose of supporting child care in Colorado. The CCCC promotes child care activities statewide. To qualify for the 50% Colorado State credit, donors may designate a minimum gift of $250 to Friends of Marie L. Greenwood, who will use investments from CCCC for after-school and summer programs at Marie L. Greenwood Academy.
The donor must use the attached form to designate in writing that the gift is for CCCC. Upon receipt of your donation, we will send the CCCC Certification (DR 1317) certifying your child care contribution.
For more information, please review Colorado Department of Revenue Publication FYI Income 35.