Ways to Give

Why Give? Your gift provides hope and healing for individuals and families seeking to find effective ways to work through their problems and to learn how to make positive improvements in their life. Approximately 40% of our clients rely on our generous sliding scale fee to obtain the professional counseling and the educational help they need. Through the generosity of individual, corporate, and foundation support we are able to help individuals and families experiencing financial hardship and/or those with inadequate mental health insurance coverage. We have not turned anyone away because they could not afford the cost of counseling and/or tutoring. We need your generous gifts to continue providing hope and healing to those individuals and families throughout our community.

We stretch every dollar we receive. Your donation of in-kind gifts can help us cut operating expenses. If you have goods, services or volunteer skills you would like to share with ACM, please call …There are many ways to give to ACM. Material donations are as important to us as your time and financial contributions.

Every gift matters! Thank you for choosing to give to Anchorpoint Counseling Ministry.

Click the DONATE NOW button or click here to use your credit card or Paypal account.

• Mail your check to: ACM, 800 McKnight Park Drive, Suite 802, Pittsburgh, PA 15237 (Make check payable to Anchorpoint Counseling Ministry)

• Call our office at 412.366.1300 to make a gift using your credit card. We accept Master Card, Visa, and Discover.

Anchorpoint Counseling Ministry does not provide any goods or services in exchange for tax-deductible donations. Please keep all acknowledgement letters and donation confirmations as receipts for tax purposes.

Other ways to give:

Send a gift to honor someone: It’s simple. Is there someone who has made a difference in your life? You can do something special today for them – by giving a gift in their name. Send a gift to honor someone – your family, your spouse or partner, your friend – or to celebrate a special occasion (birthday, anniversary, or other holiday). We will send a special notification to your honoree to let them know about your gift. This notification does not include the amount of the gift. You, as the donor, will receive a separate acknowledgement for your records.

Send a gift in memory of a loved one: Giving a gift in memory of a loved one is a wonderful way to show how much they meant to you. Send a gift today to remember those who have passed on and to celebrate the difference they made in your life.

Support your workplace United Way campaign: We are an approved agency to designate your gift. Our Contributor Choice Code is #354.

Ask your employer to match your gift: Many employers sponsor a matching gifts program and will match any charitable contributions made by their employees. Some companies even match gifts made by retirees or spouses. If you want to increase the impact of your charitable gift, please ask your employer about their matching gifts program. If you have questions, please contact Nicole Cannon.

Securities/Investments: Gifts of appreciated stock (held for at least one year) may provide you with two tax benefits; a charitable deduction for the full fair market value of the stock that you give, and avoidance of the assessment of capital gains that you may pay if you sold the stock.

Bequests: Please remember Anchorpoint Counseling Ministry in your will. Here is sample language: I give _______ to Anchorpoint Counseling Ministry or any successor thereto, currently located at 800 McKnight Park Drive, Suite 802, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15237. You can specify a specific dollar amount, a percentage of your estate, or the residue or a portion of the residue of your estate.

PLANNED GIVING OPTIONS: Establish a charitable gift that allows you to transfer assets now, yet receive income payments for life from those assets. These may include, among others, a charitable gift annuity, charitable remainder trust, or charitable lead trust.

Remember to contact your financial adviser to determine the tax and financial implications for you and your family.

Surf the Web: By using GoodSearch you can search the internet and raise money every time you search. You can search from GoodSearch’s website and designate Anchorpoint Counseling Ministry or better yet, you can install the official Anchorpoint Counseling Ministry toolbar and every web search done through the toolbar automatically gets credited to ACM. You can also sign up for Goodshop, Good Dining and Good-to-go add-ons. Please visit the GoodSearch page for additional information. Shop through IGive: iGive really is as simple as it sounds. iGive members can generate donations by shopping at over 1,200+ stores. There are no costs, obligations, nor any hidden fees.

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