Ways to Give
You can include Potomac Conservancy in your philanthropic plans in a number of ways. Take a look below and choose the one that works best for you.
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Donate > Support local clean water and land conservation initiatives that keep pollution out of our streams and rivers!
Become A Trailblazer In The Movement For Clean Water!
When you commit to a leadership-level donation of $1,000 and above, you are making a high-impact investment to protect our treasured Potomac River for future generations to come! Join Potomac Conservancy's family of leadership donors and help provide critical resources to protect the lands and waters in our backyards, leaving a legacy of clean water and healthy communities.
Leadership donors are recognized in Potomac Conservancy's Annual Report and receive all member benefits. You can choose to make a leadership contribution all at once, quarterly, or monthly. Please contribute through an online donation or contact Lindsay Hollingsworth at 301-608-1188 x209 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Celebrate clean water with a donation in honor of a friend or family member, or in memory of a loved one.
Celebrate someone special with a gift that helps ensure the vibrancy of our waters, lands, and wildlife are preserved forever. Whether it is a contribution to honor the memory of a loved one or a gift to celebrate a friend or family member, a donation to Potomac Conservancy is the perfect gift to help a special loved one make a lasting impact on water quality. Your donation to Potomac Conservancy is tax deductible to the full extent of the law and your honoree or his or her family will receive a special acknowledgement from us.
To give the gift of clean water today, please contact Lindsay Hollingsworth at 301-608-1188 x209 or email@example.com.
Make a public commitment to our Nation's River!
When you sponsor one of the Conservancy’s programs or events, you underscore the commitment your business or organization has for the environment. You also send a clear message to your customers and constituents that safe drinking water and the health of the Potomac River are important.
Sponsor benefit packages vary based on the event and sponsorship level you choose. For more information about sponsoring an event or program, click here or please contact Rebecca Luib at 301-608-1188 x208 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thank you to our corporate sponsors for helping us fight for clean water!
Be a Voice for the Nation's River From the Comfort of Your Desk!
When you give through your workplace, you can feel good knowing that every moment you spend sitting at your desk is helping to keep the Potomac River healthy.
Combined Federal Campaign
Potomac Conservancy will use your Combined Federal Campaign gift where it is needed most: to restore water quality by advocating sound policy and promoting thoughtful land management. When you give through your workplace, you can feel good knowing that every moment you spend sitting at your desk is helping to keep the Potomac River healthy. It's as if you're in two places at once: in a meeting and hiking the Billy Goat Trail; typing an email and paddling your kayak.
Potomac Conservancy is a partner agency of the Combined Federal Campaign of the National Capital Area. You can make your gift by using the forms you receive at work or by visiting www.cfcnca.org and entering Agency Code 44786.
Potomac Conservancy is also honored to be a member of EarthShare. EarthShare's member charities are respected and responsible environmental and conservation organizations. EarthShare ensures that each member charity adheres to strict eligibility criteria and operates with the highest possible ethical and professional standards.
1% for the Planet
Potomac Conservancy is a participating non-profit in the 1% for the Planet giving program. Businesses from the world over can help make a difference in their communities by contributing 1% of their annual profits to non-profit organizations. If you would like to find out how you can participate in the 1% for the Planet program and donate to Potomac Conservancy, please visit www.onepercentfortheplanet.org/.
They say life happens when we are making other plans
We want you to live a long and fulfilled life, and planning your estate is an important way to provide for your loved ones. It is also a great way to ensure the vibrancy of the Potomac River for generations to come.
- Bequests: Leave Potomac Conservancy a gift through your will or revocable living trust
- Name Potomac Conservancy as a beneficiary: Designate Potomac Conservancy as a beneficiary of your bank account, retirement, pension plan, or life insurance policy.
- Appreciated Assets: Donate securities (i.e. stock), personal property, real estate, and insurance policies.
Talk to your legal or financial adviser to learn more about the ways in which you can include Potomac Conservancy in your estate plans. If you'd like to make a bequest, name the Conservancy as a beneficiary, or donate appreciated assets — or for more information about how you can support Potomac Conservancy for years to come — please contact Lindsay Hollingsworth at 301-608-1188 x209 or email@example.com.
Donating stock or mutual funds is a tax-wise method of making a lasting contribution to Potomac Conservancy.
Your gift of stock will help ensure Potomac Conservancy can continue to be the leader in Potomac policy and land conservation, while also providing you with considerable tax benefits, including income tax and capital gains tax savings. Discuss your donation with your broker to learn more about possible benefits.
To make a donation of stock to Potomac Conservancy, please contact Lindsay Hollingsworth at 301-608-1188 x209 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Find out if your company has a matching gift policy for the chance to double your gift!
Many companies and organizations offer employee matching gift programs for charitable contributions. Find out if your company has a matching gift policy for the chance to double your gift! Search your company at http://www.matchinggifts.com/powayusd/.