Ways To Give

 

Thank you for considering a tax deductible gift to Heart of the Valley, SERVICES FOR SENIORS, Inc.

Please call us at 1(408)241-1571 or email us at contact@servicesforseniors.org if you have any questions on how to donate.

We are a non-profit 501(C)(3) organization. Federal ID: 77-0154535   State ID: 1195602.

Too often our elders are left alone to find a way through the final chapters in their lives.

Here are some ways you can give to Heart of the Valley, SERVICES FOR SENIORS, Inc.:

  1. Volunteer — give of your time, talents and resources — you can volunteer with clients, serve on the Board of Directors, work in our office or volunteer for special projects.

  2. Donations may be mailed in the form of a check or money order to Heart of the Valley, PO Box 418 Santa Clara, CA 95052-0418.

  3. Donations may be made securely online through PayPal (See Donate page)

  4. Matching Gifts —You may have the opportunity to have your gift doubled or tripled if your employer offers a matching gift program. If applicable, please ask your Human Resources personnel for a Matching Gift Program application and the company’s guidelines for participation.

  5. Donate a vehicle — as long as it runs, it’s registered, and the title is in the donor’s name

  6. Donate Gift Cards for Seniors — to Drugstores, Grocery Stores, Dollar Stores, Bookstores, or even Department Stores

  7. Make a Pledge — Set up a gift in monthly or quarterly installments.

  8. Memorial or Tribute Gifts — Make a gift in honor or memory of a friend or loved one.

  9. Add to the HOV Endowment Fund — Heart of the Valley has established an Endowment Fund to support this charitable organization being able to help seniors into perpetuity. Here is how it works. If you make a donation to our endowment fund then Heart of the Valley will invest it for its future. Each year Heart of the Valley would withdraw only the income the investment earns and be able to use this income to support our programs. The principal is never withdrawn. This way your gift will provide services for seniors forever.

  10. Leave a Legacy — Support our elders in generations to come. By including Heart of the Valley in your will or estate planning you’ll be providing services for future generations of seniors!

  11. Donate real estate

  12. Give appreciated stocks — Avoid capital gains tax while receiving a charitable tax deduction.

  13. Donate Office Equipment or Supplies

  14. Donate Assistive Devices

  15. Amazon Smile — Next time you’re thinking of shopping on Amazon, please type in Amazon Smile and choose Heart of the Valley SERVICES FOR SENIORS, Inc. under charities. Amazon will donate a percentage of your purchases to Heart of the Valley. Click to go to smile.amazon.com.

  16. eScrip — Don’t forget to register your credit cards with eScrip. A percentage of your purchases on the cards you register, gets credited to Heart of the Valley. This is a great way to support HOV without writing a separate check. Click to go to eScrip.com/organizations.

  17. Become a Sponsor — Businesses and corporations can support our local non-profit by including us in your giving $50___ $100____$500___$1000___ or $_______