How You Can Help
Make a Difference!
There are numerous ways you can help support Boys & Girls Club of the Lower Naugatuck Valley. Whether you volunteer, donate, or create awareness, it collectively supports our Club and the youth we serve.
We are always looking for caring community members who want to contribute their time to better the community and surrounding areas. Have a special talent or hobby? Boys & Girls Club of the Lower Naugatuck Valley is always looking for individuals or groups interested in assisting with Club programming. If you have expertise in the following areas, please contact us: sports and fitness, technology, the arts, health and life skills, leadership and character development, education and career development. We would love for you to be a part of our team! If you'd like to volunteer with us, click on the Volunteer button below to download our Volunteer Form.
Invest in our Young People
Most of our financial support comes from people and organizations in the community, the United Way, and grants. Won't you consider investing in your Boys & Girls Club? It's an investment that will return dividends for years to come as Club members become more productive citizens and our community is strengthened.
The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Lower Naugatuck Valley accepts a variety of donations including:
- Gifts in Kind: Currently we need new or gently used computers, printers, scanners, digital cameras and video equipment.
- Planned Giving Gifts: Charitable Gift Annuities, Charitable Remainder Trusts, Life Insurance, Appreciated Stock, and real estate (subject to appraisal outcomes).
- Matching Funds: Will your employer match your gift? Many companies and organizations have Matching Gift programs that will double or even triple the amount of your gift and its impact. Contact your Human Resources or Community Affairs office for details on how your company can join you in supporting our Club.
- Supplies: School supplies (paper, pencils, glue, rulers, etc.), age-appropriate books, board games, sports equipment and more.
An acknowledgement letter, complete with tax receipt, will be provided. Please include your mailing address and/or e-mail address with your donation.
Boys & Girls Club of the Lower Naugatuck Valley is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and donations are tax deductible.
NOTE: The Internal Revenue Service does not permit us to place a value on donated items. IRS regulations may be found at www.irs.gov/ so you can determine the best method for your gift, or consult with your tax advisor.