Planned Giving

To help homeless pets beyond your lifetime, you may want to consider a bequest to Friends of Foothills Animal Shelter. As a loyal companion to Foothills Animal Shelter, the Friends of Foothills Animal Shelter is a registered 501(c)(3) tax-exempt non-profit organization whose sole purpose is to raise funds to support the Shelter’s life-saving work.

In your estate plans, you may choose to designate a gift to the Friends of Foothills Animal Shelter in the form of a certain dollar amount, appreciated assets, a percentage of your estate, or the remainder of your assets.

To make a bequest, you will need the following information:

  • Legal name: Friends of Foothills Animal Shelter
  • Address: 580 McIntyre Street Golden, CO 80401
  • Tax identification number: 46-2809962

There are a number of planned gift options, many of which can offer tax benefits. Estates both large and small can benefit from planned giving and make a significant impact on Foothills Animal Shelter and its work to help homeless pets.

Please consult with your professional adviser to determine if planned giving is right for you.

If you’re interested in learning more about planned giving, please contact Elyse Lombardi, Development Manager, Individual Giving, Tributes & Events at 720-407-5242 or

Thank you for your meaningful support of Foothills Animal Shelter.