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Other Ways to Give

Help LVSC With Your Everyday Activities

Small acts of kindness go a long way. And there are several ways you can help LVSC with everyday actions - whether it’s asking your employer if they match donations or holding a Facebook fundraiser. You can also make a longer-term investment in literacy by including LVSC in your will or donating appreciated stock. Every action is appreciated! 

Each year LVSC must raise funds to support every area of activity undertaken by the organization. This includes recruiting and training tutors, enrolling and assessing students,  purchasing training materials and technology subscriptions, providing ongoing support to tutors and students, managing a robust program schedule, and developing new literacy initiatives. The activities make LVSC's programs not only exceptional, but free to our students.

Employer Giving Programs

Your employer may support your philanthropic giving and volunteer service.

Matching Gifts: If you and/or your spouse are associated with a company that has a matching gift program, your gift could be doubled or tripled! 

Volunteer Grants: Some corporations provide a donation in return for an employee's volunteer service. This means that your volunteer hours may qualify for a grant from your employer.

The following corporations frequently donate to LVSC through Employer Giving Programs:

  • Apple
  • Colgate
  • Exxon Mobile
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Merck
  • MunichRe America
  • Nationwide
  • Prudential
  • Samsung
  • Thrivent Financial
  • Verizon

Please check with your Department of Human Resources for more information about these great opportunities which increase the impact of your charitable activities.

Legacies and Bequests

Including your favorite charity in your will leaves a lasting legacy.  LVSC deeply appreciates those who have left a portion of their estate to our organization.  If you would like to include LVSC in your estate planning, please contact the LVSC office for more information. Thank you for considering this meaningful gesture.

Read About Mimi’s Legacy

Stocks & Securities

Gifts of long-term appreciated securities are a great way to support LVSC. And, you may be entitled to take a charitable deduction while avoiding capital gains tax. This is a fast and simple process; please fill out this brief form and a member of the LVSC team will be in touch with more information.

Vehicle Donations

Donate your used automobile and you might qualify for a tax-deduction. It's quick and easy! Plus LVSC will receive a financial contribution as a result of your donation. Contact the LVSC office for details.

Birthday Fundraisers

Do you have a birthday or special occasion on the horizon? Perhaps your family and friends would like to make a donation to LVSC in your honor? If so, it's easy to do on Facebook or the platform of your choice. Tribute gifts can also be made through the LVSC website or by check mailed to LVSC, 120 Finderne Avenue, Box #7, Bridgewater, NJ 08807.