Donate to COVID-19 Emergency Relief

As our community faces an unprecedented pandemic, donor support is more crucial than ever.

Around the world, COVID-19 is bringing individuals, businesses and organizations together to combat the pandemic. We welcome our community’s partnership in addressing this health crisis. You can help support our health care heroes’ efforts.

► The COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund helps our health care workers with resources to fight COVID-19, from equipment and technology to meals and special support for those on the front lines of the crisis.

In times like this, we’re reminded of how interconnected we all are. Thank you for your support.

♦ We appreciate scheduled donations of products that are acceptable within our infection-prevention guidelines. We ask that you coordinate any deliveries with our staff in advance. To coordinate product donations, please contact Heather Ekre at or 970.624.1870.

♦ For the latest information about COVID-19 and how you can care for yourself and your families, visit the UCHealth COVID-19 page.

♦ For news, best practices, and guidelines, visit

Support that benefits all of us
During a crisis, we all benefit by supporting those who can make the most difference. COVID-19 impacts us all, regardless of age or economic status, and these COVID-19–focused funds will benefit us all. They will help provide critical resources, equipment and supplies to medical teams and will help our hardworking health workers as they fight the pandemic. These dollars go directly toward enhancing and supporting performance on the front lines.

One-time gifts
Make a one-time gift by using the form on this page, by calling 970.237.7400, or by mailing a check payable to UCHealth Northern Colorado Foundation, PO Box 1624, Fort Collins, CO 80522. On your check, please specify the fund you want to designate your gift to.

Recurring gifts
Make a long-range impact with recurring automatic donations that you can cancel at any time.

Major gifts
For major gifts, matching gifts or corporate sponsorships, please contact us at 970.237.7400.

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act allows all taxpayers to take a charitable deduction of up to $300, even if you do not itemize. If you itemize your deductions, the CARES Act allows for cash contributions to qualified charities such as UCHealth Northern Colorado Foundation to be deducted up to 100% of your adjusted gross income for the 2020 calendar year.

IRAs: Charitable rollover or Qualified Charitable Distribution
If you’re at least 70 1/2 years old, you and your spouse can each make a gift up to $100,000 through your IRAs. Call 970.237.7400 to speak with a foundation representative.

Share the need with our community
Show your support and encourage others to donate by sharing this web page.

All gifts to UCHealth Northern Colorado Foundation are tax deductible to the full extent of the law. Please consult with your tax adviser for information regarding your tax deduction. 100% of your donation goes to the cause you choose, with no overhead fees deducted. Thank you for helping to make northern Colorado a healthy place to live!

Any COVID-19 Emergency Response funds not used during the pandemic will be transferred to a fund for ongoing emergency response activities and readiness.