DENVER (CBS4)– The Colorado Disability Funding Committee is auctioning off the rights to “Colorado Day” themed license plates. The license plates have messages like “Colorado Pride,” “We Love Colorado,” and “4 Ever Colorado” in this form: CO, COPRIDE, GOCOLO, COHOME, COTUFF, CRUZNCO, WELOVCO, 4EVRCO, COLOFUN, or COGROWN.
The committee hopes they will be popular because proceeds from the auction will go to grants that directly improve the quality of life and independence of Coloradans with disabilities.READ MORE: Denver Sheriff Deputy Ida McComb Receives Medal Of Valor
“The generosity of Coloradans is astounding, whether somebody pays $5,060 for the rights to the Colorado license plate COORS or $350 for TENNIS, it directly goes to changing the lives of Coloradans with disabilities,” Lt. Gov. Dianne Primavera said in a statement.READ MORE: Letecia Stauch To Stand Trial For Murder Of 11-Year-Old Stepson Gannon
The Colorado Disability Funding Committee has conducted four previous themed license plate auctions including cannabis, NHL and NBA. This auction continues through Aug. 7.MORE NEWS: Colorado Department Of Transportation Hiring 150 Highway Maintenance Workers