TUCC Foundation

The Urology Center of Colorado Foundation is dedicated to advancing urologic care in the Rocky Mountain region through advocacy, research, education and support. The roots of the TUCC Foundation are planted firmly in our core values – collaboration, community and education. The TUCC Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public charity and all donations are tax deductible as permitted by law. We appreciate your support and contribution to our commitment to advancing urologic care in the Rocky Mountain Region through advocacy, research, education and support. There are several different ways you can donate to TUCC Foundation. Please retain the TUCC Foundation Tax ID number – 26-2151171 – for your tax records.

Ways to Donate to TUCC Foundation

Healing Garden Benches

TUCC Healing Garden Benches – Gifts of $5,000 with a personal inscription on one of our Healing Garden benches. Please download the instruction sheet for details on how to secure a TUCC Healing Garden Bench.

Blue Mesa Donor Wall

Blue Mesa Donor Wall – Gifts of $5,000 and above are commemorated on this special wall

Planned and Deferred Gifts

Planned and Deferred Gifts – Planned giving is a form of donating to TUCC Foundation that personally benefits you and your family. It also ensures that TUCC Foundation will have the resources necessary to continue its commitment to communities in the Rocky Mountain region. Please speak with your attorney to help you plan your gift to TUCC Foundation and ensure it suits the needs of your family.

Corporate Sponsorship

Corporate Sponsorships – Corporate Social Responsibility means that as an organization you voluntarily take an active role in bettering your community. From serving on community boards and volunteering locally to raising social awareness, TUCC Foundation appreciate companies investing in our community and understands the positive implications of doing so.

Donated Securities

Appreciated securities can be gifted to TUCC Foundation. This form of contribution often provides the donor with a tax deduction on the current value of the securities without any capital gain implications. Please contact your financial advisor or broker for guidance.


Donations may be tax deductible.

Board of Directors

Richard Heppe, M.D. – President

Benjamin Carpenter, M.D.

Julie Morikawa

The Blue Shoe Run for Prostate Cancer Comments

We always have fun at the Blue Shoe Run!

Helena – Participant

2 time Survivor! I will be there again!

Louie – Survivor