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Other Ways to Give

There are as many ways to give as you can imagine. Below you will find a list of several of those ways. We welcome any support that you would like to show The Green Apple and encourage you, if you don’t find a manner suitable here, to contact us with your idea.

Memorial/Gifts in Honor

Remember someone, living or deceased, or celebrate happy occasions of life through a memorial or gift in honor. Please call or email our Executive Director, Nancy Cromley [Email], or 616.455.9411.

Stocks, Bonds, Real Estate or Other Property

Enjoy personal tax benefits by contributing appreciated stock or other real property. Please call or email our Executive Director, Nancy Cromley [Email], or 616.455.9411.

Employee Matching Gift

If your employer, or your spouse’s employer, has a matching gift program, your gift could double in value. Please call or email our Executive Director, Nancy Cromley [Email], or 616.455.9411.

Estate Gift

Help ensure the future of The Green Apple by including us in your estate planning.  Plans may include gifts that offer lifetime income to you or income to The Pantry in the future; bequests, insurance, trusts, IRAs, and pensions are all acceptable. Please call or email our Executive Director, Nancy Cromley [Email], or 616.455.9411.

Bequests made to The Green Apple are deductible for federal and state income tax purposes in accordance with the law.  The following language is suggested:  “I give and bequeath to the Board of Directors of The Pantry, 4307 Kalamazoo Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49508) a Michigan not-for-profit corporation, the sum of ____ dollars (or ____ percent of my residuary estate) for such purposes as the Board of Directors of The Green Apple shall determine to be in the  best interest of the agency.”

If you plan to make a donation to Feeding America West MI, you can designate that amount to The Green Apple’s account at Feeding America by noting that it is for The Green Apple, account #1615.

The Green Apple is a 501(c) 3 tax-exempt organization. Our tax-id number is 46-5148847. Your gift qualifies for a charitable deduction on your Federal Income Taxes.

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