More Ways to Give

Donor Advised Funds

Donor advised funds allow you to make a charitable contribution, receive an immediate tax deduction and then recommend grants from the fund over time. You can contribute to the fund as frequently as you like, and then recommend grants to your favorite charity such as Collabria Care at a time that makes sense for you. Consult with your financial advisor about the best choice for your unique circumstance.

If you have already created a fund with Fidelity Charitable, Schwab Charitable, or BNY Mellon, you can easily designate a contribution from your Donor Advised Fund here: DAF Direct.

Donate Your Vehicle

Support Collabria Care – Collabria Hospice by donating your car, truck, boat, motorcycle, or RV!

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 learn more or  make your donation online.

Vehicle donation pick-up is always free to you and most vehicles can be picked up within 24-72 hours. You’ll receive an initial car donation receipt upon pick-up and then the CARS team will work to turn your car into cash to support our work. Once your vehicle is sold, they will provide your tax receipt. Learn more here!

Give Through Your Employer

Matching Gifts

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.

United Way & Workplace Campaigns

Consider contributing to Collabria Care – Collabria Hospice by designating the agency when you participate in your annual Workplace Campaign. If you notice we’re not among the options, please ask your Human Resources department to include us in the future!

Stock Gifts

Donations of appreciated securities have several tax advantages including:

  • An immediate tax deduction for the fair market value of the securities on the date of transfer, regardless of the original price.
  • No capital gains tax on the securities you donate.

For specific transfer instructions please click here. For all other information about gifts of stock or other assets, please contact Jennifer McConnehey at (707) 254-4166 or jmcconnehey@collabriacare.org.

Host an Event & Help Raise Funds

Often businesses, organizations, community groups, schools or individuals host an event to benefit Collabria Care – Collabria Hospice. These events are planned and executed independently of our organization. For example:

  • 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.
  • Designate Collabria Care – Collabria Hospice as the beneficiary of your event.  Donate proceeds from a golf tournament or wine club dinner that your business or organization hosts!
  •  Commemorate a milestone, or celebrate an occasion such as an anniversary, wedding or birthday, by requesting donations instead of gifts.

For more information contact Kate Bunnell at 707.732.1811 or kbunnell@CollabriaCare.org.

Resale Shops: La Boheme and Act Two

Founded and supported by Collabria Care (formerly known as Napa Valley Hospice & Adult Day Services), La Boheme is a unique Napa Valley-style re-sale boutique in St. Helena.

At La Boheme you can feel good about shopping, knowing that all our items were generously donated, and all the revenue generated by your purchases goes directly to charity! La Boheme—with its little-sister thrift store, St. Helena-based Act Two—supports the vital programs provided by Collabria Care, one of Napa Valley’s most respected nonprofits.

AmazonSmile

Designate Collabria Care – Collabria Hospice as your charity of choice on Amazon. You can even turn on AmazonSmile in the app on your phone. Just go into Settings, tap AmazonSmile follow the on-screen instructions to complete the process

When you shop online  at smile.amazon.com Amazon donates 0.5% of the purchase price to Collabria Care – Collabria Hospice. It’s an easy, cost-free way to support our services!

Make a Gift In Your Will

Are you interested in providing compassionate care in our community for future generations? One simple, flexible and versatile way to ensure we can continue our work for years to come is a gift in your will or living trust, known as a charitable bequest.

 

Did you know that nearly 70% of Americans don’t have a will?  If you need to make one, you can use a free estate planning tool called FreeWill. This resource makes it easy for you to complete a will in 20 minutes or less and is offered free of charge for Collabria Care supporters.

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Memorial Giving

As you work on your end-of-life plans, consider asking your family to include Collabria Care in your obitiuary. Due to declining readership and increased cost, many obituaries are no longer published in newspapers, you can find them on social media and a variety of websites. You can also suggest they use a site like Everloved.com where they can setup a memorial page for you where friends and family can share their favorite memories and make donations to organizations important to you. In addition, we’re happy to provide donation envelopes for funerals and memorial services.

We’re here to help, if you have questions about memorial giving please contact our Development Department at development@collabriacare.org or call 707.254.4157.