Ways of Giving

GENERAL CASH CONTRIBUTIONS

To make a monetary donation, click here

SPONSORSHIPS

Companies may become sponsors of our benefits, fundraisers, and other popular events. To learn more about our Events, click here

CORPORATE PARTNERSHIPS

Customized sponsorship opportunities are available they provide excellent exposure for your company while showing support for your community! There are many ways for your company, vendors and employees to get involved.

OFFER A MATCHING GIFTS PROGRAM

Offer your employees the opportunity to get involved in supporting their community by offering a a matching gifts program. Home of the Sparrow is a 501 (c) 3 Not-For-Profit donations are tax-deductible. This program offers a way for your employees to double up their donation. Your company sets the match amount. This is an easy way for companies to make giiving easy while helping support a very important cause.

VOLUNTEER

The donation of time is a very valuable asset. To see what opportunities are available click here.

SUPPORT OUR EVENTS

Attend Home of the Sparrow events or host your own 3rd Party Event to benefit Home of the Sparrow. Please call the Development Team to coordinate your event. (815)271-5444

SHOP-DONATE TO SPARROWS NEST THRIFT STORES

When you shop at or donate to any one of our Sparrow’s Nest Thrift Stores you have the satisfaction of knowing your proceeds are supporting Home of the Sparrow programs and services. You are helping homeless women and children achieve self-sufficiency.

IN-KIND GIFTS

Donate company services, products or any item from our wish list.

A BEQUEST – LEAVE A LEGACY

Leave a legacy by remembering Home of the Sparrow in your will, estate plan or other long-range financial arrangement. Your legacy gift can assist you and your family through tax benefits and reduced estate and income taxes. Your bequest can leave real estate, stocks, certificates of deposit or a life insurance policy.

MEMORIAL GIFTS

A thoughtful and appropriate way to honor a loved one in sympathy or as a living memorial. When you make a donation as a memorial or tribute, we will send a beautiful card notifying the family or honoree of your generosity, keeping the amount confidential.

TRIBUTE GIFTS

A perfect way to celebrate accomplishments or draw attention to special occasions such as birthdays, Bat/Bar Mitzvah, anniversaries, weddings, Mother’s Day, graduations, etc.