Right now, Lakeshore needs your support more than ever. With a spring riddled with cancellations and an uncertain summer season, we are relying on your support more heavily than usual. We know things may have changed for you, too, and if that’s the case, check out the ways you can support Lakeshore without spending extra cash.
Take just a few seconds to set up your Amazon account to Amazon smile. Amazon donates a percentage of each purchase to the charitable organization of your choice. Make sure to set a bookmark, so you never forget to order through Amazon Smile!
Kroger Community Rewards
It seems like we are all spending a bit more time in the kitchen lately. Turn all those extra quarantine snack purchases into donations for Lakeshore through Kroger Community Rewards.
UMCmarket, powered by iGive, helps you generate a donation to your favorite United Methodist ministry when you shop online at thousands of retailers. It’s a win-win-win!
Have you ever heard of Giving Assistant? Please take a few minutes to set up your account to support Lakeshore and shop through their website to purchase from tons of stores, including Home Depot, Best Buy, Macy’s, Walmart, and more. Giving Assistant sends us a check just because you went shopping! What a win-win!
Company Matching Gifts
Ok, this one does require some funds of your own, but have you checked to see if your employer matches gifts? Double your impact by applying for your employer match. Usually, all it takes is filling out a form to inform your finance department. Check out this list to find out if your company has a matching program.
If you are 70.5 years old or older and have an IRA, you have a minimum withdrawal amount each year. To avoid paying taxes on the withdrawal, consider donating the withdrawal to the charity of your choice. We would be ever grateful!