HOW TO DONATE
Cincinnati Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired depends upon the generosity of the community for financial support. Since 1911, our community has demonstrated its concern for the quality of life for people who are blind or visually impaired with its donations of time and dollars. Today, with an increase in the number of people who are visually impaired, it takes even more financial support for CABVI to assist more than 5,100 persons annually. We are grateful to our community for this enduring commitment!
As a private, not-for-profit organization, CABVI is not a state or federal agency and does not directly receive tax dollars. Support for our rehabilitation services typically comes from annual campaign gifts, fees and third-party payments, bequests, endowment income, and United Way.
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TYPES OF GIFTS
Types of Gifts
CABVI conducts an annual campaign to raise operating dollars for the current year. Gifts of cash contribute important funds to provide rehabilitation, counseling, and information services during this year.
Monthly Gift Program
CABVI also appreciates gifts of stock or other property. Gifts of appreciated stock can result in tax benefits for the donor. The full fair market value of the stock can be tax-deductible and the donor is not required to pay capital gains on the donated stock. You can hav a monthly donation of $10 or more charged to your Visa or MasterCard. You may change or cancel your contribution at any time. Charges will be made on the first of the month. To begin donating through the Monthly Gift Program, or for more information, call 513-221-8558
CABVI also offers honorary and memorial gifts to honor friends for special occasions or to commemorate friends through a memorial gift.
If your employer has a matching gifts program, please consider recommending that Cincinnati Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired receive a matching gift from your employer to double the impact of your gift to CABVI.
Cincinnati Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired has a history of excellent service to our community. In order to continue providing professional, individualized, vision rehabilitation services, CABVI needs vital funding support to meet the growing needs for the present and in the future.
Planned gifts include bequests in a will, charitable trusts, charitable annuities or gifts, bequests of life insurance, or retirement plan assets. Planned gifts may provide income and estate tax benefits to the donor. Your attorney, banker, accountant, insurance agent or financial planner can advise and help with arrangements.
- Support Groups for Vision Loss February 7, 2019 – Ongoing Support Groups for those experiencing vision loss.
- Early Childhood & Youth Services Open Mic February 6, 2019 – March 30, 2019
- Adjusting to Vision Loss Workshop March 4, 2019 – April 3, 2019
- Accessibility and Access Technology for Beginners February 5, 2019 – April 15, 2019
- 108th Annual Meeting February 4, 2019 – April 26, 2019
- Vision Services Coffee Talk February 1, 2019 – May 3, 2019
- Yes You Can 5K January 12, 2017 – June 9, 2019
- Dining in the Dark January 3, 2019 – November 9, 2019