Giving

6 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 Team
50 Lydia Lane
South Portland ME 04106


Stock Gifts

For gifts of securities, please contact Christine Stelling at christine.stelling@opportunityalliance.org or 207.523.5030 for details..  

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.

Association of Fundraising Professionals Code of Ethical Standards

A Donor Bill of Rights

 

In Kind Gifts

If you have items that you may be interested in donating for our silent auctions, such as gift cards, please contact Susan Bosco at 207.523.5051 or communications@opportunityalliance.org.

If you would like to donate items for clients, such as diapers or wipes, please contact Sarah Andre at 207.523.5063 or sarah.andre@opportunityalliance.org.


2. PARTICIPATE IN HOLIDAY GIFT DRIVE:

Sponser a wish list for a child or family in need or for one of our residential facilities through our Holiday Gift Drive in November through December. Please contact Sarah Andre at sarah.andre@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. STAY INFORMED:

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

 

5. SPONSOR:

There are two ways your organization can sponsor us - as yearlong sponsor or for individual events.  For more information, please contact Susan Bosco at 207.523.5051.

Your company can be a year long sponsor or an event sponser. 2019 events include: Sea Dogs Welcome Back Dinner (April 3rd), Barn Raising (June 6th), and Golf for Good tournament (October 7th).

2019 Corporate Sponsorship Overview

 

 


6. VOLUNTEER:

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

 

 

 

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