1:12 am - Thursday December 14, 2017

Contributions made to “A Community Rises” benefit concert

The Colorado Springs Philharmonic and the Colorado Springs World Arena announced the results of last night’s benefit concert to aid victims of the Waldo Canyon Fire. 


Contributions made at the Concert:    $85,407.90

          These include contributions


          CS Philharmonic

          CS World Arena



The contributions above were made by the generous patrons attending last night’s concert and are in addition to those made directly to Pikes Peak United Way via telethon/online giving during the broadcast.  This brings the total dollar amount raised last night between 7:00 PM and 10:00 PM to $288,807.00.  All funds will be given to the Waldo Canyon Victims Assistance Fund managed by the Pikes Peak United Way. For complete donation totals YTD please contact Pikes Peak United Way.


Thank you to the community of Colorado Springs for supporting your neighbors!  In addition to those that attended the concert, special thanks goes to the Colorado Springs Independent, Focus on the Family, Rocky Mountain PBS and Pikes Peak United Way and the Colorado Springs Media for their priceless contributions. 



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