Other Ways to Give

There are many ways to support A Better Chance, and your donation is tax-deductible as allowable by law. Your generosity will help fulfill our mission to increase substantially the number of well-educated students of color in American society.

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Please contact development@abetterchance.org or call 1-800-562-7865.

Legacy Gifts One of the most meaningful and common forms of gift planning is a bequest.

We encourage you to leave a legacy for future generations by including A Better Chance in your estate planning by simply adding language to your will. A Better Chance will honor your memory and your generosity. Donors may also wish to contribute together to a single, combined bequest—for example, as the “A Better Chance Class of 1963”—to leave a lasting legacy for future generations of Scholars. Contact us for more information.

Bequest Wording

We offer suggested bequest wording that you may share with your legal counsel if you would like to make a gift through your will or living trust.

Gift In-Kind

Give an in-kind donation in the forms of goods, services or expertise that will be enormously beneficial to our mission and are tax deductible. Some examples of in-kind donations include event or meeting space, excess equipment, services like photography or videography, school supplies, test prep materials, and much more. Contact us for more information.

Stock

You can give a gift of appreciated securities (stocks, bonds, mutual funds) and you may be able to receive tax benefits. Contact us for more information.

Matching Gifts

You can double or triple the impact of your donation with a matching gift.

See if your employer will match your donation!

Donor Advised Fund

With donor advised fund (DAF), which is like a charitable savings account, you have the flexibility to recommend how much and how often money is granted to A Better Chance and other qualified charities . You can recommend a grant or recurring grants now to make an immediate impact or use your fund as a tool for future charitable gifts. Use our online tool to donate through your Donor Advised Fund.

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Shopping

A Better Chance has partnered with Gifting Brands to offer our supporters an alternative way to give back. Gifting Brands is an online retailer that partners with designers to offer unique and in-demand jewelry, apparel and accessories to nonprofit supporters. By shopping at Gifting Brands, 100% of your purchase's proceeds will be donated to our organization. Be sure to check it out and use our code ABC30 for 30% off your first purchase!

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AmazonSmile

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way to support us every time you shop at no cost to you.

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Crypto

If you own bitcoin or other cryptocurrency, you can now use it to support the A Better Chance mission! Its fast and secure to donate crypto and there are tax advantages (you could avoid capital gains tax and get a tax deduction) to donate this way.

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