Your support is a commitment to welcome and build community with many cultures. Donations of any amount help The Center to provide essential services and access to the opportunities necessary for refugees, immigrants, and newcomers to engage and contribute to the economy and cultural vibrancy of the city and region.
Can give a refugee family of four a safe place to live for two months.
Can fill kitchen cupboards for 7 newly arriving refugee families.
Can provide learning materials for 17 refugee families studying English.
Can help 8 refugee children get ready for their first day of school in the US.
Can provide bus transportation to work for 40 refugees for one day.
Can give clean bed linens and towels to a refugee family of four.
Your gift to the Center is tax deductible*
It may also be the perfect gift for someone close to you who is interested in international affairs or helping others in need. Make a contribution in their honor and we will send that individual a thank you note informing them of their contribution.
(*Donations may be elegible for tax deduction when itemizing your return. Consult your financial advisor or a tax professional.)
Donate by Check
If you are interested in helping refugees through your financial gift, please mail your check made payable to the Mohawk Valley Resource Center for Refugees to the address below:
Made payable to The Center
201 Bleecker St.
Utica, NY 13501
Please specify that your check is a donation. If the donation is a gift, please include the name and address of the person to receive the thank you note. If you have any questions about making a financial contribution, please contact Tracy Davis at 315.738.1083 ext. 110 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Donate Stocks and Receive a Charity Write-Off
Make a contribution by providing a direct donation of appreciated securities, such as stocks, bonds, and mutual funds. Please speak with your tax advisor. Please contact Finance Manager, Zenna Monaghan at 315.738.1083 ext. 127 or email@example.com.