Heights and Hills and the people we serve deeply appreciate your gifts regardless of size. Ways to Give: Donate online, by mail, or phone our Development Department at extension 328.
Prefer to give by check? Print and mail in our contribution form.
CORPORATE GIVING / SPONSORSHIP
Become a corporate supporter for Heights and Hills and join other companies who care about the well being of Brooklyn’s senior citizens. Groups can sponsor or co-sponsor a workshop series, the next holiday meal service for seniors, or Heights and Hills’ printed newsletter. Our annual gala offers sponsorship and advertisement opportunities for companies.
GIFTS OF STOCK / SECURITIES
Gifts of long-term securities typically rise in value from the date that they were acquired. Gifts of securities, including mutual funds, which you have owned for at least one year can be donated to Heights and Hills without incurring capital gains tax. Additionally, you will be eligible to receive a charitable tax deduction up to 30% of your adjusted gross income. Avoid capital gains tax and contribute appreciated securities directly to Heights and Hills.
Contact your broker for the optimal time for executing a wire transfer. Please contact us before you transfer any stocks so that we can properly match the gift to the donor.
A matching gift program adds value to an employee or retiree’s individual contribution. Inquire within your company for details and select Heights and Hills for the match on your gift form.
NAMING OPPORTUNITIES, SPECIAL DONATIONS AND DESIGNATED GIFTS
Heights and Hills offers a number of sponsorship and naming opportunities. We are happy to work with you to tailor a meaningful, philanthropic opportunity.
A thoughtful way to honor the memory of someone important to you is by making a tribute gift. For each tribute, we will notify the family or honored individual on your behalf, keeping the amount confidential.
A bequest in your will is a meaningful legacy for you and family. Your bequest to Heights and Hills helps to ensure that the good work you supported during your lifetime will continue. Legal consultation is always advisable before you design any type of will provision. Samples of bequest language are as follows:
Percentage of Your Estate
“I give, devise and bequeath to Heights and Hills (57 Willoughby Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201)_____% of my estate.”
Specific Dollar Amount
“I give, devise and bequeath to Heights and Hills (57 Willoughby Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201) $_____.”
Residue of Your Estate
“All the residue of my estate, including, without limitation, real and personal property, I give, devise and bequeath to Heights and Hills (57 Willoughby Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201) _____% of my estate.”(You may also divide the residue of your estate between more than one charity and/or people.)