Venture Foundation welcomes charitable gifts from individuals and families as well as corporations, organizations, and foundations, to further the mission of Venture supporting the individuals in our care. Giving opportunities include unrestricted annual gifts, capital campaign pledges for specific causes, and planned gifts to benefit Venture’s endowment.
To give, you can:
- Donate online through our secure online donation system
- Donate by mail by sending a check payable to Venture Foundation to 230 Route 340, Suite 102A, Sparkill NY 10976
- Establish a Planned giving instrument, detailed below
Other ways to donate to the Venture Endowment Fund
Planned Giving Vehicles
- Wills and Bequests
- Life Insurance
- Life Income Gifts/Trusts
- Qualified Gifts
The Heritage Society was created to honor persons who have indicated that they have made provisions to include Venture in their final estate plans. The purpose of the Heritage Society is to fund an endowment for the benefit of the people now in the care of Camp Venture and all those who will come to need its services.
Many employers have matching gift programs through which your generosity to the Venture Foundation can be multiplied. Check with the human resources department at your place of employment to see if they match gifts to the Venture Foundation.
Giving appreciated securities, such as stocks, bonds, IRA’s or mutual funds to the Venture Foundation allows you to avoid capital gains tax on the appreciated portion of the asset given. The Venture Foundation welcomes memorial and tribute gifts, which may be given to honor a special relative, friend or associate. Notification will be sent to the honoree or family. The amount of your gift will not be mentioned.
Brick Program/Giving Tree
Purchasing an engraved brick or a leaf from the Foundation is a great way to honor or memorialize someone. All bricks are installed on our “Walk of Remembrance” located at Camp Venture’s Day Habilitation Facility in Sparkill, and all leaves are part of our “Giving Tree” located at our Therapeutic Equestrian Riding Center in Stony Point.
The Venture Foundation offers numerous sponsorship opportunities for corporations, organizations, and individuals looking to attach their names to one of our high-profile events.
Note – Venture Foundation is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization; all donations are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law. Thank you for supporting Venture.
For more information on any gift, please contact us today.