2017.04.11 Goals for Success

Wells Fargo donates $3,500 to the Gold Crown Foundation

On October 15, Joshua Gatt netted the Rapids’ quickest goal of the season in the third minute of an eventual win over rival Real Salt Lake. Gatt's strike marked the final goal at Dick's Sporting Goods Park during the 2017 season, and a 14th for the home side since June 17. Each of those 14 goals led to Wells Fargo donating $250 to local youth sports thanks to the 'Goals for Success' program.

Home scores from Aigner (2), Badji (3), Gatt (1), Gordon (2), Hairston (2), Doyle (2), Serna (1) and Sjöberg (1) meant that a total of $3,500 was donated by Wells Fargo to assist Gold Crown Foundation of Denver in their ongoing commitment to improving the lives of youth through their athletic and enrichment programs in the community.

About Gold Crown Foundation

Gold Crown Foundation, a Colorado nonprofit, offers youth sports and education programs to nearly 20,000 boys and girls annually throughout Colorado and the surrounding states. Founded in 1986 by former Denver Nugget player and coach, Bill Hanzlik, and his business partner Ray Baker, Gold Crown Foundation’s mission statement is “Educating Youth and Community Through Sports and Enrichment Programs.” The Gold Crown Foundation teaches youth life skills and grants almost $100,000 in scholarships annually to Colorado kids, ages 6 – 18. Gold Crown operates three complexes; Coca-Cola All-Star Park, Jr. Golf Learning Center and Gold Crown Field House. The 56,000 square foot Gold Crown Field House has approximately 500,000 participants and visitors come through its doors each year. The facilities allow for youth participation in a clean, safe, and one of a kind environment.

About Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo & Company is a diversified, community-based financial services company with $1.9 trillion in assets. Founded in 1852, Wells Fargo provides banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial financial services through more than 8,600 locations, 13,000 ATMs, online (wellsfargo.com), and mobile devices. The operate under one unified vision, "We want to satisfy our customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially.”

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