Boys and Girls Clubs of the Blue Ridge
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Ways to Give

Ways to Give

DID YOU KNOW… 3 OUT OF 5 OF OUR KIDS LIVE IN POVERTY? YOU CAN HELP.    

The Boys & Girls Club, along with its partners and supporters, believe that only through committed investment in young people can we ever hope to reverse the negative trends facing our community today. Join us in our journey of #GivingGreatFutures TODAY by clicking below!

 
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ONLINE GIVING

Thank you for considering a contribution to Boys & Girls Clubs of the Blue Ridge (BGCBR). Your investment helps hundreds of young people across our community build bright futures as members of our Clubs. Together, we can make our community a better place live today and tomorrow.

Make a secure credit card donation online. 

To donate by check, please make your check payable to: 

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Blue Ridge
603-B South Memorial Blvd. 
Martinsville, VA 24112

 

DONATE YOUR TIME
Contact Us set up a time to discuss volunteer opportunities

 
 

AMAZON SMILE

Support the Club! Shop AmazonSmile!   

  • Amazon donates 1/2 of a percent of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice. 

  • AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service. 

  • Support the Club by choosing "bgcbr" at smile.amazon.com

 
 
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CORPORATE GIVING

Boys & Girls Club of the Blue Ridge offers numerous corporate partnership opportunities, from sponsorship of high-profile events, to volunteer experiences that boost employee morale. Through a partnership with the Club, your company will invest in young people – the future of our community – while gaining valuable recognition and exposure.

Sponsorships: Event and/or program sponsorship is an excellent way to enhance your company's visibility in the community. You can also underwrite a youth program and have it named after your company. Boys & Girls Club of the Blue Ridge offers various tiers of sponsor recognition, all with marketing benefits.

Volunteer: Every business can reap huge rewards by connecting employees to worthwhile causes in their community. Company-sponsored volunteer programs at Boys & Girls Clubs of the Blue Ridge develop employee-teamwork and collaboration skills while increasing worker loyalty and morale.

Cash Donations/Grants: Boys & Girls Clubs of the Blue Ridge depend on our partnerships with corporate and foundation grantors. We are always seeking to broaden our support. Your donation shows your commitment to the needs of our community. Your financial support will help keep our programs and services available to the hundreds of young people who walk through our doors each year. To donate by check, please make your check payable to: Boys & Girls Clubs of the Blue Ridge 26 W. Church Street, Level 2 Martinsville, VA 24112

Why Give?
Corporate donations are not just charitable donations anymore. They are strategic business investments. When you give to Boys & Girls Clubs of the Blue Ridge, you help to make a tangible impact on the lives of young people who will become the next generation of workers in our community. In addition, your corporate gift helps you gain valuable marketing exposure, contribute to your own bottom line, and create healthier communities where your business will thrive. Corporate Giving Makes Sense Because It... 

  • Enhances brand recognition

  • Helps you create healthier communities where your business will thrive

  • Increases employee and customer loyalty. 87 percent of employees at companies with philanthropic programs feels a stronger sense of loyalty to their employer

  • Improves relations with government, the community, and key stakeholder groups Supports your company's strategic business goals.

 
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IN-KIND DONATIONS

There are many ways to support the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Blue Ridge. Making an in-kind donation is a great way for you to contribute to the organization and help us reduce our costs. We welcome in-kind service contributions, including legal work, marketing support, management consulting, filming, photography, and more. We also accept donations of items for use in our Clubs or offices if they are in excellent condition. If you have something you would like to donate, or have questions, please contact us.

 
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LEGACY GIVING

By making a planned gift, you are guaranteeing that the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Blue Ridge (BGCBR) can continue to offer outstanding programs within our community. BGCBR is a thriving organization with a bright future. Making a planned gift to enhance the future work of the Club is a sound investment. 

Include the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Blue Ridge in your estate planning in any one of the following ways: Bequests, Charitable Remainder Trusts, Charitable Lead Trusts, Life Insurance Policies, and Retirement Plan Assets. 

By developing a thorough estate plan with your financial advisor or attorney, you can reduce the overall tax burden of your estate while providing a lasting legacy for youth in Martinsville & Henry County. We welcome the opportunity to provide additional information or discuss the many options available with you and your financial advisor. 

To learn more about legacy giving opportunities available through BCGBR, please contact us.