How is my gift used?
Donations to the YWCA Syracuse & Onondaga County support the numerous programs that aim to fulfill our mission to eliminate racism and empower women.
These programs include:
•racial justice programming to create a more just and inclusive community;
•education and training for Women and Girls to ensure economic security;
•safe, affordable housing
•enrichment programs for girls to grow healthy, strong, and confident.
•youth development to ensure kids are safe and learning while their parents are able to continue to work.
A portion of donations, approximately 15%, do support administrative expenses. This is well within industry standards.
Are gifts tax deductible?
The YWCA Syracuse & Onondaga County is a 501c3 non-profit and your gifts are tax deductible to the extent the law allows. Please consult your tax adviser for further information.
I am not comfortable giving online, how else may I make a gift?
Gifts are accepted:
•Via US Postal Service - Mail your donation to:
YWCA Syracuse & Onondaga County
120 E. Washington Street, Suite 415
Syracuse, NY 13202
•In Person - Contact the YWCA Administrative Office at (315) 424-0040.
What types of gifts do you accept?
How do I include your organization in my estate plans? (planned giving)
You can make a lasting gift to the YWCA Syracuse & Onondaga County, Inc. by including the organization as a bequest in your will, creating a charitable trust or charitable gift annuity. Check with your attorney or financial advisor.
For more information contact the YWCA Administrative Office at (315) 424-0040.