7 Ways
to Give


GP RED Helps Communities Thrive

By contributing to GP RED, you enable us to continue our work of helping communities thrive. Your gift will allow us to continue providing valuable research, education, and information to people like you who want to make our communities better.



GP RED also has sponsorship opportunities to support our activities. To Become a Sponsor, contact Teresa Penbrooke, teresap@gpred.org.


Sponsor the National Think Tank which engages a select group of national thought leaders in conversations to advance positive change and collaborations between community leaders and professionals.



Sponsor REDLine Surveys, Research Briefs, and News You Can Use reference materials with timely information on national trends in parks & recreation, landscape architecture & design, environmental conservation, public health, leadership, and other topics reaching out to more than 6,000 professionals.

Sponsor a Youth Engagement Strategies Workshop introducing PhotoVoice, UMap and survey tools to community leaders to engage youth in community planning for healthy eating and active living initiatives.



To contribute by mail, please send a check or money order made out to GP RED.


Send it to:

Attn: Jana West
1021 E. South Boulder Road, Suite N
Louisville, CO 80027


By becoming a Community Champion, you are indicating your strong support for GP RED`s major initiatives – Safe Routes To Play, Healthy Communities Surveillance & Management Toolkit, Leadership Development Workshops, Whole Measures for Parks & Recreation, and other initiatives are in various stages of development.
Community Champions share our vision for building healthy communities with a level of funding that allows us to bring innovative research and planning tools, active transportation initiatives and collaborative leadership training directly to state and local agencies and community building organizations. We are open to developing creative partnerships that result in lasting and sustainable achievements.

For more information on how to become a GP RED Community Champion, please contact Robby Layton at 303-439-8369 or email us at Info@gpred.org.


It’s so easy to support us while you take care of your everyday, online shopping. Just use Giving Assistant! Giving Assistant shoppers earn an average of $700 cash back per year. Then, they choose to donate a percentage of that to causes they’re passionate about. Giving Assistant facilitates the entire process, making it easier than ever to support us just by shopping online at over 3,000+ participating stores including Macy’s, Nordstrom, Groupon, and more. It’s free and easy to do. Click this icon to sign up.


You shop. Amazon gives. When you shop for the same products that you would normally order through Amazon.com, Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price to GP RED. All you have to do is go to Amazon Smile, sign up and indicate that you want support GP RED.

Worry-Free Giving!

GP RED was founded in 2008 by GreenPlay, LLC, a leading national recreation and parks consulting firm, and is supported by other industry business leaders. GP RED is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization. Your contribution is fully tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law.

GP RED is a Gold Level member of GuideStar USA, Inc.  GuideStar is an information service specializing in reporting on U.S. nonprofit companies. GuideStar’s operations include data digitization, database management and development, nonprofit services, web site operations and research. GuideStar also serves to verify that a recipient organization is established and that donated funds go where the donor intended.