What is Stewards of the Valley?

Is my contribution tax-deductible?

How can I become a Steward?

Can I request that my donation be designated to a specific program area?

What if I want to change the amount of my monthly gift?

Can I make my gift in honor of or in memory of a loved one?

How do I submit a matching gift form from my company to Frost Valley YMCA?

 

What is Stewards of the Valley?

Stewards of the Valley is Frost Valley YMCA’s monthly giving program. Members commit to giving a specific amount each month to support our goal to sustain, preserve and enhance Frost Valley YMCA and to ensure that no one is turned away from participating in our programs because of an inability to pay. By spreading your contribution out over the entire year, it makes it easier to manage your household budget. 100% of your tax-deductible contribution goes to support Frost Valley’s Annual Giving Campaign.

Is my contribution tax-deductible?

Yes, Frost Valley YMCA is a 501(c)3 organization. We will mail you an acknowledgement of your donation for your records.

How can I become a Steward?

You can sign up at http://frostvalley.kintera.org/stewardsofthevalley. Once you decide how much you’d like to donate and submit your information, no further action is required. Your donation will appear on your credit card statement each month. As a thank you for being a monthly donor, you will receive a beautiful set of scenic Frost Valley note cards.

Can I request that my donation be designated to a specific program area?

Yes, as a Steward of the Valley you can designate your gift to support Scholarships, Environmental Stewardship, Program Equipment and Supplies and Cabin Renovation and Repairs.

What if I want to change the amount of my monthly gift?

You can increase, decrease or cancel your monthly donation at any time. To be removed from the program, simply email lmcelhone@frostvalley.org or call 845-985-2291 x295.

Can I make my gift in honor of or in memory of a loved one?

Yes, by making a donation in honor or in memory of someone special, you pay tribute to that person while helping provide a camp Frost Valley experience to children and families in need. When signing up at http://frostvalley.kintera.org/stewardsofthevalley, please fill in the person’s name in the space provided.

How do I submit a matching gift form from my company to Frost Valley YMCA?

Corporate matching gifts are a great way to maximize your personal contribution to Frost Valley YMCA and increase the impact of your gift. Your company’s Human Resources department should be able provide you with information on its matching gift policy along with the necessary forms. If you need assistance, please contact Lianne McElhone at 845-985-2291 x295. Once you make a donation send your company’s completed matching gift form to lmcelhone@frostvalley.org or mail to: 

Frost Valley YMCA
Development Department
2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville, NY 12725

We will process and submit all of the paperwork for you.