How to Give
There are many ways to give to Jefferson's Ferry Foundation. You can direct your donation to construction projects, programs, services or to an area of greatest need. All gifts to Jefferson's Ferry Foundation will help to enhance the lives of Long Island's older adult population.
Cash/Check Gifts - Cash gifts are one of the easiest ways to invest in Jefferson's Ferry. Also, because of charitable tax deductions, a cash gift can be made at a lower net cost to the donor. These gifts can be made with a check made payable to Jefferson's Ferry Foundation and mailed to: Jefferson's Ferry Foundation, One Jefferson Ferry Drive South Setauket, NY 11720 or Click Here to Donate Online.
Please indicate how you would like your gift to be allocated (General Fund, Programs, Building, etc). You can also let us know how you would like your name to appear in our recognition records. You will receive an official gift receipt once your gift has been processed.
Online Giving Program - The Jefferson's Ferry Foundation online giving program allows you to schedule one or multiple gifts to be automatically deducted from your credit card or bank account on a schedule that works for you. CLICK HERE to create a donor account and follow the steps to schedule your gifts. You can return to your account anytime to schedule additional gifts, view your online giving history, and update your information.
Jefferson’s Ferry Legacy Society - A bequest in your will is the simplest and most common method of making a planned gift. Depending upon the type of gift you make, you may be eligible for immediate tax benefits or increased cash flow. We can work with you and your financial advisors to make sure your bequest is customized to your personal circumstances.
Gift of Stock - When you give appreciated securities you may receive an immediate tax deduction and savings on capital gains taxes. For additional information, please contact the Foundation office at 631-650-2645 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Matching Gifts - Many companies have a matching gift program wherein the company will match charitable contributions made by their employees. In some cases this program may be extended to its retirees and spouses. This will increase the value of your gift to Jefferson's Ferry Foundation, in most cases with a one-to-one match. If you work for a company with a matching gift program, please ask them how to take advantage of this generous benefit.