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4CORE works hard to inspire our community to be resource-savvy. 

Every day we offer training opportunities, provide weatherization services, and share energy saving information throughout Southwest Colorado. The resulting resource conservation saves energy and money by helping individuals, families and businesses thrive.

This is all made possible when you contribute!


Download the form or contribute via PayPal
Make A Difference

Yes! You can change a life through energy efficiency. Helping 4CORE serve local families and businesses needing energy efficiency and health and safety upgrades. Check out our annual report or financial reports to find out how we spend your contribution wisely.

"The weatherization experience has been life-changing. I don't know what I'd have done if I hadn't found 4CORE." 

- Dale Triplett, Weatherization Client
What's In it for Me?

As an Enterprise Zone project and 501(c)(3) nonprofit, donating to 4CORE gives you:
Be an Energy Efficiency Hero

Friends of 4CORE Giving Levels:
Insulate an Attic 
$1,000

Tune Up a Furnace   $250
Add Two Storm Windows   $100
Replace all bulbs in a home with LEDs  $50
Purchase a CO2/Smoke Detector     $30
     


-or- download, complete, and mail the 4CORE pledge form with your check or money order. 


Business Sponsorship Opportunities
4CORE offers several sponsorship opportunities to promote your business or name. Contact us to initiate your sponsorship today!

Event Rates and Perks

Primary Event Sponsor- $500

  • a blog post featuring your company on Energy to Evolve (you are invited to submit this article yourself, or we can draft one for you)
  • a press release distributed to all newspapers in southwest Colorado 
  • a flyer distributed to all our partners and posted throughout Durango 
  • your logo and link prominently displayed on our web page
  • logo listing in 4CORE newsletter, over 1,500 distributed three times per month
  • posts on FacebookTwitter, and LinkedIn 
  • radio public service announcement
  • newspaper ad in local papers (if adequate funds are raised)
  • invitation to attend the event to answer questions and hand out information to prospective clients

Sub and Supplier Sponsorship- $300

  • a press release distributed to all newspapers in southwest Colorado 
  • a flyer distributed to all our partners and posted throughout Durango 
  • your logo and link on our web page
  • logo listing in 4CORE newsletter, over 1,500 distributed three times per month
  • posts on FacebookTwitter, and LinkedIn
  • mention and link in blog posts on Energy to Evolve
  • invitation to attend the event to answer questions and hand out information to prospective clients

Electronic Newsletter Rates and Perks

See examples of our 4CORE newsletter.

Annual Sponsorship- $1,000 (two months FREE)

  • Your logo at the top of each of the twelve newsletters, linked to your website
  • A summary of your company at the bottom of each newsletter
  • Opportunity to author one article with educational information about your area of expertise 
  • Bonus listing on fourcore.org.

Six Month Sponsorship- $500 (one month FREE)

  • Your logo at the top of each of the six newsletters, linked to your website
  • A summary of your company at the bottom of each newsletter
  • Opportunity to author one article with educational information about your area of expertise 
  • Bonus listing on fourcore.org

One Month Sponsorship- $100

  • Your logo at the top of six newsletters, linked to your website
  • A summary of your company at the bottom of each newsletter

Download the 4CORE media offerings document (.pdf)

Volunteer Opportunities
Are you interested in becoming a volunteer or providing community service? Contact us to help with the following tasks:

Community Education:

  • Staff booths at community events
  • Distribute flyers and posters
  • Give presentations to youth or seniors.
  • Speak with local businesses about new programs
  • Receive a 12.5% in-kind services Colorado tax credit by providing professional services for which you normally charge fees

Everyday Help

  • Compile research and survey data
  • Enter data or make phone calls (can be from home)
To volunteer, please download, complete, and mail or email our volunteer interest form.