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Host a Fundraiser
Often businesses, organizations, community groups, schools or individuals host an event or program to benefit Collabria Care – Collabria Hospice. These events are planned and executed independently of our organization.
Listed below are some of the many ways that you can help raise funds and awareness for Collabria Care – Collabria Hospice. This list is by no means exhaustive; let your creativity guide you!
- Host a fundraiser: Offer a Dine & Donate at your restaurant, host a benefit concert or art exhibition, or donate a percentage of a night’s profits. Be creative!
- Designate Collabria Care – Collabria Hospice as the beneficiary of your event: If your business or organization hosts an annual event such as a golf tournament or wine club dinner that generates funds, consider donating a portion of the proceeds.
For more information contact Jennifer McConnehey at 707-258-9080 or jmcconnehey@CollabriaCare.org.
Give Through your Employer
Many employers will match your donation to Collabria Care – Collabria Hospice — meaning that your gift has double the impact. Please note that most employer matching programs will only match the tax deductible portion of an employee’s donation.
Consider contributing to Collabria Care – Collabria Hospice by designating the agency when you participate in your Workplace Campaign.
When you give appreciated securities you will receive these benefits:
- An immediate tax deduction for the fair market value of the securities on the date of transfer, no matter what you originally paid for them.
- No capital gains tax on the securities you donate.
- The satisfaction of making a significant gift now or funding a life-income gift that benefits Collabria Care – Collabria Hospice in the future.
For information about gifts of stocks or other assets, please contact Joanne Sutro at (707) 258-9080 or jsutro@CollabriaCare.org.
Dedicate your Special Occasion
Commemorate a milestone, or celebrate an occasion such as an anniversary, wedding or birthday, by dedicating your gifts to Collabria Care – Collabria Hospice.
Donate Your Car
Support Collabria Care – Collabria Hospice by donating your car, truck, van, SUV, boat, motorcycle, ATV, RV, trailer or airplane.
Call CARS at 1-855-500-RIDE to schedule a free pick up from anywhere in the US, and advise them that Collabria Care is the designated charity. You can also make your donation online.
In some areas, CARS will have the ability to schedule the vehicle for pick up during your initial call. In all other cases CARS will contact you within 2-3 business days to set a convenient appointment time for pick up. If you need your vehicle picked up sooner, please call them toll-free at 855-500-RIDE (7433) as they may be able to make those arrangements. The vehicle will be picked up by a licensed tow company at no cost to you and will be taken to their sale location. You will be provided a Donation Receipt by the tow driver at the time of pick up.
CARS has sales locations where Every vehicle is evaluated. When it is cost-effective, they make major and/or minor mechanical repairs. They use auction houses to sell the majority of their vehicles. On occasion they may receive a unique or specialty item for which they may use other means to sell the vehicle. The goal is to ensure that Collabria Care receives the maximum amount of money for each donation that we receive.
Taxes & Forms
Within 30 days of the sale of the vehicle, you will receive a thank you letter which you may use as a tax receipt. This may be your only receipt if your vehicle sells for $500 or less. If your donated vehicle sells for more than $500, CARS will mail you an additional receipt known as “IRS Form 1098-C, Contributions of Motor Vehicles, Boats, and Airplanes” if your tax identification number has been provided.
Additional Information Links
Monthly giving is the easiest and most efficient way to support Collabria Care – Collabria Hospice. You can easily start, change or stop your gift at any time online or by phone.
Collabria Care is here to help with your concerns about the needs of older adults and adults with chronic illnesses. Call the number below to talk to a trusted voice.
414 South Jefferson Street Napa, California 94559
Phone: (707) 258-9080 | Fax: (707) 258-9096