Memorial Gifts: Making a gift of financial support in memory of a family member or friend is a wonderful way to honor that person. The Arc will send a card to the family, notifying them that you have made a gift, but not mentioning the amount.
Tribute Gifts: The Arc of Schuyler accepts gifts in honor of or as a tribute to a person, a group, or a special day. Gifts that honor a birthday, anniversary, or retirement are a great way to celebrate special occasions.
How Your Gift Is Used: The Arc of Schuyler accepts memorial and tribute gifts in any amount to support current operations or The Arc’s endowment fund, at your request. We provide critical supports for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities including autism, and their families in Schuyler County.
Making a Memorial or Tribute Gift: Memorial and Tribute gifts are typically cash contributions, made by check or credit card, made out to The Arc of Schuyler. The Arc also accepts gifts of stock, bonds, certificates of deposit, and other forms of property. Your accountant or financial advisor can help you when considering these types of gifts. Memorial and tribute gifts are tax deductible to the full extent of the law.
Include the following information in invitations, announcements, and obituaries: The Family suggests memorial/tribute contributions be made to: The Arc of Schuyler | 203 12th Street | Watkins Glen, NY 14891
Memorial and Tribute Gifts will be acknowledged in The Arc of Schuyler’s annual report.
Please contact the Public Relations Director at 607.535.6934 for more information.