Christmas Card Acknowledgement: Are you looking for the perfect gift for a family member and loved one that will truly make a difference? Spread the Christmas joy by making a gift in someone’s name. This is a wonderful way to honor those you love and support our neighbors in crisis who visit the Christian Community Service Center. (To send a card designate your Honorarium gift and write “Christmas” in the comments on the Credit Card form. (View an example of the Honorarium Christmas Card and Memorial Christmas Card.)
Honorarium Gifts: Gifts in honor provide a meaningful, living tribute to a friend, relative, or colleague by commemorating a special occasion. Celebrate birthdays, anniversaries, and other special events with an in honor gift to CCSC in tribute to that special person. Your contribution will be acknowledged with a personalized card sent to the honored individual or their family. (View an example of the Birthday card.)
Memorial Gifts: You can also remember a special person or express your sympathy with a memorial gift to CCSC. A memorial is a personal remembrance that honors a deceased friend, relative, or colleague. Your contribution will be acknowledged with a personalized card sent to the honoree’s family.
In addition, with Christmas Card Acknowledgement/Honorarium/Memorial gifts, the name of the individual being honored along with the donor name will be listed in the CCSC quarterly newsletter, Connections. All gift amounts are confidential. Acknowledgement cards are sent from the CCSC office after a donation has been made.
Monthly Pledge: If you are interested in making a monthly pledge to CCSC please take advantage of the recurring gift option on the online credit card form and the Development Director will followup by email or phone.
Matching Financial Gifts: Did you know that your donation could be matched with corporate funding? Many companies match their employees monetary donations to their charity of choice with corporate matching funds. Please check with your human resources department to see if your company has a matching donation program.
Stock Gifts: If you are interested in donating a gift of stock to CCSC please contact our offices to receive the correct forms for transfer.
Donate Directly From Your IRA: Did you know that individuals 70 1/2 and older can make direct transfers of up to $100,000 per year from individual retirement accounts to support the work of Christian Community Service Center (CCSC)? The transfer is not counted as federal taxable income. If you choose this option, be sure to consult your tax preparer to ensure correct transfer.
CCSC All Saints’ Society Gifts: Have you considered including a tithe to Christian Community Service Center in your
estate plans? Or naming the organization to an insurance policy? If you would like to join CCSC’s All Saints’ Society
to ensure we are here to serve the needy for years to come, please contact Traci Bocock to discuss your intentions.
Thank you for considering including CCSC as a beneficiary in your estate plans. Contact Traci Bocock at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 713-961-3993 ext.217.
For inquiries concerning any of these gifts or more, please contact the Development Director, Sharon Current, at email@example.com or 713-961-3993.