At Fort Collins Rescue Mission, we understand the profound impact a loved one’s passing can have, and we’re honored that many families request memorial gifts be directed to the Mission in memory of their loved ones “in lieu of flowers” at a memorial service or in an obituary. They are not only paying tribute to their loved one in a special way, but they are also making a lasting impact on our community by our neighbors in desperate need find hope.

If you have lost a loved one recently, and are considering directing memorial gifts to the Mission, please see the helpful hints below.

How We Can Help

We’re here to help you honor the memory of your loved one through memorial gifts to the Mission in the following ways:

  • Prayer: We often receive prayer requests from donors, staff, guests, and program participants. If you want to request prayer, please let us know in the comment section of the Memorial Gift Guide below.
  • Memorial Gift Tracking: We can collect and share the names and addresses of anyone who mentions your loved one in their gift, in order to help you follow up with each giver personally.
  • Memorial Gift Guide: Using the form below, you can add in your information and automatically generate a short paragraph of instructions suitable for including in an obituary or memorial service program.

Memorial Gifts Guide

To begin the process, please complete the form below. We’ll use this information to provide you with content suitable for an obituary or memorial service program, and we’ll help keep track of gifts made in honor of your loved one, sharing a list of donors who gave in memory of your loved one so you can thank them personally.

Other Ways to Give

Thank you for considering Fort Collins Rescue Mission as the recipient for memorial gifts in honor of your loved one. If you’re interested, we also have other resources for those who wish to give a legacy gift, such as setting up a gift in a Will, annuities, and more.