Flowing Waters is a unique giving program for companies and businesses to give back to their local rivers and communities by supporting the work of Colorado Water Trust to restore water to Colorado’s rivers.

Membership in Flowing Waters is a financial commitment at the level of your choice. Funding from Flowing Waters members combined with Colorado Water Trust’s experience in flow restoration creates a powerful partnership. Together, we can demonstrate to your community that your business is part of the solution for healthy, flowing Colorado rivers.

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Giving Levels


$1,000+ per year
Can return 1.3 million gallons of water to Colorado’s rivers and streams


$2,500+ per year
Can return 3.3 million gallons of water to Colorado’s rivers and streams


$5,000+ per year
Can return 6.6 million gallons of water to Colorado’s rivers and streams


$10,000+ per year
Can return 13.3 million gallons of water to Colorado’s rivers and streams

How It Works

Step 1: Donate

Consider the impact your business would like to have on Colorado’s rivers and streams and make the donation of your choosing.

Step 2: Restore

We restore water to rivers with the support of your dollars!

Colorado Water Trust will share our impact with you at the end of the year so you can know what rivers were restored thanks to your business’ support.

Step 3: Share

Share your Flowing Waters impact on Colorado’s rivers with your networks!

You will receive stickers, window decals, bumper stickers, and digital stickers for your staff, business, and website.

Display your stickers proudly and let your community know that you helped Colorado Water Trust protect and restore Colorado’s beautiful rivers and streams.

View the official Flowing Waters Membership Packet and see all the benefits included with your membership.

Mainstem Members ($10,000+)

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Tributary Members ($5,000+)


Stream Members ($2,500+)

  • AvalonBay Communities
  • City of Aurora
  • Milgrom & Daskam
  • Test Gauge
  • Tri-State Generation & Transmission Association

Creek Members ($1,000+)

  • Berkley Bank
  • Campfire Analytics
  • City of Boulder
  • City of Thornton
  • Nite Ize
  • Scott’s Roofing and Solar
  • West Arete

Business Partners

Avery Brewing Company
Batu Suci
Gato Coffee
Great Divide Brewing
Hala Gear
Mad Lemon
Martin and Wood Water Consultants
SGM Engineering, Consulting, & Surveying
Spirit Hound Distillery
Storm Peak Brewing
Woods Boss Brewing

For more information on Flowing Waters

Please contact Dana Hatlelid today at dhatlelid@coloradowatertrust.org or at 720.570.2897

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