The life-affirming benefits that the Boys & Girls Club of the Wisconsin Rapids Area (BGCWRA) and the John E Alexander | South Wood County YMCA (SWC YMCA) offers to all, without regard for personal financial circumstance, presents a powerful opportunity for those who wish to make an enduring investment in the communities young people and their families.
WAYS TO GIVE
Making a charitable gift is an important and personal decision. Your support is important now to ensure success in this campaign. You can make your gift a number of ways:
Make a secure online donation by Visa or Mastercard credit or debit card
Printable PDF donation form that you can mail with your check, money order or credit card gift, with the donation pledge form
Make your gift over the phone Monday through Friday by calling our office between 8:00AM and 4:00PM
APPRECIATED STOCKS, BONDS OR PROPERTY
An alternative to cash is a gift of appreciated property, such as securities. In most situations the full fair market value of gifts of appreciated assets is deductible. Additionally, taxes on capital gains are often avoided. Please consult with your financial and tax advisors for advice on maximizing and finalizing your campaign gift plans. An account transfer form is available upon request.
PLANNED OR DEFERRED GIVING
Charitable remainder trusts and charitable gift annuities are income plans that allow the donor to make a gift will retaining the income for his or her lifetime (or a term of years) or for the lifetime of a named beneficiary. These methods of gifting should be discussed with your personal financial and tax advisors.
Strengthening Your Gift
When you give to the Building Futures Together Capital Campaign, your gift will be stretched and provide additional benefits.
The proposed downtown location qualifies for New Market Tax Credits. Our project is receiving strong support from outside investors that will bring $5,500,000 of capital to the project.
Every $1.00 contributed to the campaign brings in another $1.00 to the project.