Here at the James Team, we have a great appreciation of this wonderful community of Steamboat Springs. We have participated in the Distinctive Angels program within our company, Coldwell Banker Distinctive Properties. but we thought we could do a little more.

That’s why we’re excited to announce “Giving Back to the Boat.” For 2014, on any closed transaction side we represent, we will contribute 5% of our net commission to either The Challenge Fund or the Routt County Humane Society.

The Challenge Fund complements the General Education Fund to develop new 21st Century Skills and programs in our schools. The Challenge Fund is a large scale, modern fundraiser designed to replace the bake sales and wrapping paper sales of the

The Routt County Humane Society dedicates itself to promoting the general well being of animals here in the Yampa Valley providing humane education to reduce and prevent cruelty to animals. It works tirelessly to find homes for animals in the shelter and to decrease the number of unwanted pets through the promotion of spaying and neutering.

Kids and animals. They’re very near and dear to our hearts. That’s why we started Giving Back to the Boat. Of course, we also recognize what’s near and dear to our clients. Which is why we would gladly donate that 5% to the charity of their choice instead. Either way, the community wins.