There are many
different ways to make a difference in a child's life:
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Learn more about giving to Boys & Girls Clubs through ClubGift.org!
Annual "Campaign for Kids"
"A hundred years from now it will not matter what my bank account was,
the sort of home I lived in, or the kind of car I drove, but the world may be different
because I was important in the life of a child."
Make a difference in a child's life by giving a gift that lasts a lifetime.
Last year about 6000 youth participated in life-changing programs and fun activities at one of our eight locations throughout the coachella valley. Not only do the
Clubs provide a safe haven for homework, computer training, sports, social
activities, and programs to prevent alcohol and substance abuse, they also give
kids a glimpse of future careers through unique and special programs such as
our aviation program where they learn to fly, or building homes through
Building Horizons. It costs about $500 per child to provide all of these
activities for a year - please make a gift to change the life of a child. Your
donation will ensure that the youth programs offered by the Boys & Girls
Clubs of Coachella Valley continue to change young lives for the better.
Our Gift Form is available online! CLICK HERE
The Friends Anniversary and Grand Table Decorating Luncheon
A Great Way to Start the Season - Fabulous Themes - Great People - Energetic -
and a whole lot of fun!! At the Friends Anniversary and Grand Table Decorating
Luncheon you can become a designer, create your theme, invite your friends and
support one of the most enjoyable fundraisers of the year! If you don't have
the time to design a table - attend the event and ENJOY the view! Sponsorship
and donations support the programs and services at our Clubs.
The Grand Auction
Going Once... Going Twice!! This is our biggest and most important fundraiser
that supports our youth programs and services at our 5 clubhouses! There are many ways to
participate through sponsoring, giving an item to be auctioned off, gift gathering parties, gift gathering parties, attending the event and more. To purchase a ticket or for more information call 760-836-1160.
The Spring Celebration is the main membership drive event for the Friends of the Boys
& Girls Club of Coachella Valley. This event is held in April and honors our college scholarship recipients, compromised of current club members and alumni.
Southwestern Growers Golf Tournament and Car Drawing
This annual tournament began in 1965 by members of our local agricultural community and is played at Bermuda Dunes Country Club in Bermuda
Dunes, California. Produce growers and businessmen from all over the United States participate
in this three-day tournament.
The Car Drawing and Sponsor Appreciation Dinner is held in conjunction with the
golf tournament. Tickets are sold at $300 per ticket and a reverse drawing is
held with the last ticket drawn as the winner of a brand new car. Other prizes
are given throughout the drawing, which makes for an exciting event. To purchase a ticket or for more information call 760-836-1160.
Each year we serve nearly 7,800 youth annually and our members continue to grow. Any size donation will help us provide a safer haven and meaningful youth development programs. Each
donation of $500 allows us to serve one youth for an entire year.
Giving Through Your Will
A specific dollar amount, specific asset, or percentage of an estate may be specified in a
donor's will or trust to be paid to the Boys & Girls Clubs.
Giving Appreciated Assets
A charitable deduction for both income tax and capital gains tax can be taken based on the
fair market value of the stock at the time your gift is made. Gifts of
low-basis stock can produce larger charitable deductions. A gift of closely-held
stock can allow the donor to maintain control of the corporation while still
claiming both capital gains and income tax deductions. A gift of appreciated
real property will allow the donor to avoid capital gains tax as well as
brokerage fees and closing costs.
Giving Life Insurance
New or current life insurance policies may be transferred or irrevocably assigned to the Boys & Girls Clubs as beneficiary; or a donor can retain ownership of a policy, pay
the premium and simply name the Boys & Girls Club as the beneficiary. Both
have substantial tax benefits to the donor and the donor's estate.
Gift Annuity and Pooled Income Fund
These vehicles are a legal agreement to transfer money or securities to the Boys
& Girls Clubs. The donor receives fixed payments for life based on his or
her age, prevailing interest rates and an actuarial table, as well as an income
tax deduction for the donated asset value.
Charitable Remainder Trust
A significant donation can be structured in a trust as either a lifetime income for one or
more beneficiaries, with the income going to the Boys & Girls Clubs, or
with the lifetime income going to the Boys & Girls Club and the remainder
going to the beneficiaries. Trusts can be designed to meet individual needs of
the donor to provide savings on income, capital gains and estate taxes.
For more information contact Jim Ducatte at 760-836-1160, firstname.lastname@example.org