Thanks to the continued generosity of our donors, we are proud to remain community funded and supported. Donations from individuals, corporations, foundations, churches and local organizations all help provide critical resources to individuals and families so they may achieve self-sufficiency. We accomplish this while maintaining our commitment to fiscal responsibility and serving as trusted stewards of the organization.
For your tax purposes, all financial contributions are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. Beverly Bootstraps’ Tax ID Number is 04-3254507.
We are 4-star rated by Charity Navigator, which means we’re accountable, transparent and financially healthy. See our profile here.
Should you have any question or want to discuss giving options, please contact our Director of Donor Relations by clicking the button below or calling 978-927-1561.
Circle of Hope
When you join the Circle of Hope, your automatic monthly recurring gift will provide a steady flow of hope to our clients all year long. Because with hope, anything is possible.
Double the impact of your gift! Your gift to Beverly Bootstraps could be matched dollar for dollar by your employer. Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match any charitable contributions or volunteer hours made by their employees, retirees and/or employees’ spouses.
What better way is there to remember or honor a loved one than to make a gift in their memory or honor that supports the programs and services of Beverly Bootstraps? A notification letter, with the name and address of the donor (no gift amount shown) will be sent to the recipient of your choice.
Gifts of Stock
A gift of stock can bring meaningful financial and tax benefits to both you and Beverly Bootstraps. Raymond James Financial works with Beverly Bootstraps to process all stock gifts.
Donor Advised Funds
Donor Advised Funds (DAFs) are a centralized vehicle for charitable giving that makes it easy for donors to dedicate funds to support their favorite nonprofit organization. They also provide an operationally convenient and tax-efficient method for donors to manage their charitable giving.
Through planned giving, donors can make a difference in the lives of Beverly Bootstraps clients for generations to come, while also establishing their personal financial goals through an estate plan.
Celebrations for Bootstraps
There are many ways to combine a life celebration with a contribution to Beverly Bootstraps. We would be honored if you would consider including us in your next event.
“Why I Support Beverly Bootstraps”
Our Food Assistance programs rely heavily on individual/corporate donations and drives. Donations can be dropped off at our office, 35 Park Street, Monday through Thursday from 8:30am to 7pm and Friday from 8:30am to 4pm (8:30am to 1:00pm summer hours), or placed in our collection boxes at:
Stop & Shop, 224 Elliott Street, Beverly
Stop & Shop, 37 Enon Street, Beverly
Shaw’s, 71 Dodge Street, Beverly
Fresh Produce Donations
If you are, or are friends with a backyard gardener, a local farmer, garden club or community garden member, you can help diminish hunger right here in your own community by sharing your extra harvest.
Fresh Produce donation hours at our Food Pantry are Monday through Thursday from 8:30am to 7pm.
Thank you to all who helped provide almost 500 families with the items they need to enjoy a Thanksgiving dinner this year.
Information about donating in 2019 will be available in the fall.
Thrift Shop Donations
Gently used clothing, household items and decor, furniture and books are all items that can be donated to our Thrift Shop.
All proceeds help fund the important programs of Beverly Bootstraps.
Donate a Vehicle
Your car has been good to you – now let it be good to your neighbors in need. You can support Beverly Bootstraps by donating your running or non-running car, boat, truck, van or SUV. It’s easy and free, and you may qualify for a tax deduction.