Here are some of our favorite charities located in cities nearby Colorado Springs, CO. We have made sure each of them are eligible for tax deductions when you help your local community by donating your car. Your values and choice can make a difference.
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Committed to Servant Leadership
DAI enhances the integrity and effectiveness of Christian leaders worldwide to the Church can fulfill its role in extending the Kingdom of God. Simply looking at news headlines brings to light the leadership crisis…abuse of power, immoral behavior, corruption, ineffectiveness. We believe in leadership that can't be bought or sold, that stands solid for justice and has God's compassion for the poor. It's effective, Christ-like leadership that empowers, delegates and encourages. Vibrant, growing, healthy communities flow out of strong servant leaders. - That's what we do at DAI. We passionately meet the leadership crisis by nurturing and training servant leaders in the very places that need it most.
Confidence to fly and a safe place to land
Children's HopeChest is a global leader and innovator in orphan care ministry. Since 1994, our programs have helped bring children out of the isolation of orphan hood and into the joy and warmth of family programs. Growing out of a Bible distribution to Russian orphanages, Children's HopeChest now reaches thousands of orphans through our orphanage sponsorship program and other follow-up outreaches. Each of our programs attempts to restore wholeness to the brokenness that is orphan hood. We believe orphans have the greatest chances for success when they are surrounded by loving role models who remind them of their great worth and value in the eyes of God.
Releasing children from poverty in Jesus' name
Compassion International's holistic child development through sponsorship program is designed to release children from economic, physical, social and spiritual poverty. Compassion revolutionized the fight against poverty by rooting its program for children exclusively in local churches and is the only sponsorship program to be validated through independent, empirical research. Compassion partners with more than 6,500 churches in 25 countries to release over 1.8 million children and young adults from poverty in Jesus' name.
Equipping and assisting Christians and their churches to respond to conflict biblically
Founded in 1982, the mission of Peacemaker Ministries is to equip and assist Christians and their churches to respond to conflict biblically by developing and delivering outstanding, life-changing resources, training, and services to a multitude of receptive churches throughout the world. We prepare church leaders, adults, and children for peacemaking through educational resources, seminars, and training. We also provide conflict coaching, mediation, and arbitration services to resolve church and ministry disputes, lawsuits, family divisions, and business conflicts.
Providing resources, education, and assistance to rescue ministries across North America
The Association of Gospel Rescue Missions (AGRM) exists to proclaim the passion of Jesus toward hungry, homeless, abused, and addicted people; and to accelerate quality and effectiveness in member missions. AGRM provides faith-based training, spiritual encouragement, and Christian resources for directors and staff at rescue missions. These missions promote the gospel of Jesus Christ to destitute individuals and families through services that include food, clothing, shelter, addiction recovery programs, GED tutoring, vocational training, and more.
Influencing this generation to love and follow Jesus through culturally relevant media.
WAY-FM is a non-profit, faith-based and donor-supported organization. We use media in a culturally relevant way to influence this generation to love and follow Jesus. Since the 1980's WAY-FM remains the only national non-profit media group featuring Christian music and award-winning air talent on local radio stations, social media outlets including listening online, and producing live local concerts for this impressionable generation. Our results are best demonstrated by our local involvement that positively and tangibly impacts every community's youth and young adult culture we serve in.
Teach, Reach, Rescue
Messenger International (MI) was founded in 1990 by John and Lisa Bevere in Orlando, Florida. MI inspires godliness while imparting freedom through uncompromised messages releasing people into their fulfilled life in Christ. MI is a para-church ministry that exists to help build and strengthen the local church. Over the past 20 years, John and Lisa have written over 20 books translated in over 60 languages, many of which are best-sellers with award-winning curriculum. Their television program, The Messenger, airs in over 200 nations. In 2008, the ministry launched their outreach branch, Pearl Alliance, to raise funds and awareness to prevent human trafficking and rescue those already enslaved.
Rest renewal lifechange
SonScape Retreat Ministries was established in 1984 by the Reverend and Mrs. Robert C. Sewell. SonScape is a small group spiritual retreat for those in ministry and their spouses. For over 24 years, SonScape has been helping those in vocational ministry to address their hurts and struggles while finding deeper intimacy with God and each other. The week-long experience in the beauty of the Colorado Rocky Mountains or in the mountain wilderness in Georgia serves as a place for those in ministry to rest, receive, recreate and renew their spirits. SonScape can point a minister toward help when burnout is a breath away and can take their side when hope is running dry.
United Way of Pueblo County exists to develop donor resources to enhance the quality of life for the people of Pueblo County. United Way of Pueblo County is autonomous, directing our own course based on community needs and the direction given by our governing board. The spirit of philanthropic giving began in Pueblo in 1923 when community leaders raised $105,000 by going door-to-door. It was known first as the Community Chest, then the United Fund and now, United Way. While the name changed, the mission remained constant--to raise funds whereby donors could give to a single effort and help support the array of needed and critical services in our community.
Supporting the U.S. Air Force graduate community
Incorporated in 1968, the Association of Graduates (AOG) of the United States Air Force Academy (USAFA) is the alumni association of the USAFA, dedicated to serving our graduates and members, enhancing the heritage of this premier institution and enriching the cadet experience by funding programs not supported by appropriated funds. The AOG's three-part mission is: to work in partnership with the Academy to produce and foster graduates with an enduring commitment to integrity, excellence, and service to country; to provide leadership, communication, and support to all the Academy's graduates, and promote camaraderie among them; and to promote the Academy's heritage, common tradition, and the accomplishments of its graduates.
hope. truth. life. love. mercy.
One Child Matters (formerly Mission of Mercy) is a child sponsorship organization helping to meet the physical and spiritual needs of children in poverty-stricken areas of the world. Through our ministry programs, children receive food, education, medical aid and hope in Jesus Christ.
Deploying the Global Church for action!
Global Action engages and empowers the Global Church into action, helping the Church to fulfill the Great Commission: Christ's great cause for Christians to make disciples of all nations.We have identified a lack of leadership training and proper vision of healthy church as our greatest challenge is to fulfill the charge Christ gave to us, "make disciples of all nations."We have developed a unique system that empowers and equips local pastors and church leaders in "developing" nations by providing them with Biblical and church growth training, missional vision, and a growing network of over 5,500 pastors and church leaders.
Recover the treasure of the Gospel
At Ransomed Heart, our mission is simple, but powerful. We desire to recover the treasure of the Gospel, transform the lives of men and women, and teach men and women to walk with God while living it ourselves. We also desire to equip men to rescue others, provide ongoing nourishment, and show the way to new wineskins. Our hope is to change the face of Christianity.