Giving

10 Ways to Support The Opportunity Alliance


1. DONATE:

Your financial contributions allow us to provide a wide array of
programming. Secure online donations can be made on our giving page, or mailed to:

The Opportunity Alliance
Development Office
50 Lydia Lane
South Portland ME 04106


Stock Gifts

For gifts of securities, please call Christine Stelling at (207) 523-5030 in our Development office.  

Planned Gifts

Planned Gifts support the mission of the agency in the years to come.  Some common planned giving options include naming The Opportunity Alliance as a beneficiary of various tools including:

  • Bequests
  • Life Insurance Policies
  • Retirement Plans
  • Charitable Trusts

Please contact Christine Stelling at (207) 523-5030 if you have an interest in making a Planned Gift, or to notify us that you have done so.  Your financial advisor can help you make the choice that makes the most sense for your financial situation.


2. SHOP:

Adopt a family or individual in need through our Holiday Gift Drive.
Contact Kelsea Dunham at kelsea.dunham@opportunityalliance.org or (207) 523-5063
for a wish list.

3. CONNECT:

Like us on Facebook and Twitter and invite friends to do the same.


4. SHARE:

Clean out household items and donate to our quarterly Give Away Day.
Contact our staff at Parkside Neighborhood Center at parkside@opportunityalliance.org or (207) 553-5940
for information or to volunteer.


5. JOIN:

Sign up for our monthly e-newsletter, Alliances, by entering your email address at the bottom of this page.


6. ORGANIZE:

Host a diaper drive. Diapers are a huge need in the community!
Download an information packet on this page.


7. SPONSOR:

Talk to your employer about becoming an event sponsor:

Corporate Sponsorship

The Opportunity Alliance holds several fundraising events throughout the course of the year.  You can become a yearlong sponsor, or sponsor individual events.  For more information, download the forms below, and if you are interested in sponsoring our events, please contact Kelsea Dunham at (207)523-5063.

Corporate Sponsorship Information

Events List


8. LEARN:

Attend the next Behind the Scenes and learn about what we do every day.
Check our community calendar for dates.


9. SUSTAIN:

Ensure the long-term viability of The Opportunity Alliance by including
us in your estate planning. For more information, contact Christine Stelling, SVP of
development, at (207) 523-5030 or christine.stelling@opportunityalliance.org.


10. VOLUNTEER:

Your time and effort can make a huge difference. For volunteer opportunities within the agency, visit Volunteer Maine.

 

 

 


                                                                                                                                                      

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