To carry out its mission, Encore Community Services depends on both public and private support, including generous contributions from individuals. Gifts to Encore are tax-deductible to the extent provided by law. Volunteers are also welcome!
You can support the work of Encore in any of the following ways:
To make a donation by mail, please send your check made payable to Encore Community Services to:
Encore Community Services, 239 West 49th Street, New York, New York 10019
Wall Of Honor
Individual and personally engraved wall plaques are available for gifts of $5,000 or $1,000. These plaques are displayed in a prominent location in the Encore 49 Residence.
For more information, call the Development Office at 646-726-4299, ext. 1106.
A gift of $10.00 or more can be made as a memorial or tribute to a loved one. Encore will acknowledge your gift with a card and will send it to the person you identify. To order your cards, please call 646-726-4299, ext. 1105.
Corporate matching gifts are an important source of funds for Encore. If your company has a matching gift program, please be sure to include the company’s form with your contribution or advise them of your gift.
Gifts of stock are greatly appreciated. It’s a simple process to make this arrangement. Please call Encore’s Financial Department for assistance at 646-726-4299, ext. 1101.
In Kind Gifts
Encore appreciates donations of merchandise and goods, such as clothing and jewelry for its monthly Bargain Store and Boutique. Please make sure that any donated items, particularly clothes, are clean and in very good condition. Non-perishable food items, cleaning and program supplies, towels, sheets and toiletries that can be delivered or shipped directly to Encore are also appreciated. At this time, Encore does not have the means to pick-up items. To explore in-kind opportunities, please call 212-581-2910, ext. 1127.