Ways to Give

Your donation to BCS, no matter the size, helps sustain and enhance our core programs to strengthen families, help children and youth reach their full potential, and support adults in leading productive, fulfilling lives.

 

You can donate to BCS by check.

Please send check to:

Attention: External Relations and Advancement Department
Brooklyn Community Services
285 Schermerhorn Street
Brooklyn, NY  11217

Please make checks payable to: Brooklyn Community Services

To donate by phone: Please call us at 718.310.1501

 

Matching Gifts

Many employers have matching gift programs and will match charitable contributions made by their employees. Find out if your employer will help to double the impact of your gift to BCS.  Please send your Matching Gift Form by mail to:

Attention: External Relations and Advancement Department
Brooklyn Community Services
285 Schermerhorn Street
Brooklyn, NY  11217

You can send the Matching Gift Form by e-mail to: amitchell@wearebcs.org
For more information, please contact Alex Mitchell at 718.310.1501.

 

Gifts of Stock

To help you facilitate a gift of stock, please use the following instructions. If you have a specific question, please contact us.

Donate your stock to Brooklyn Community Services through Credit Suisse.
Please contact Gerry McGinley 212.538.4757 or 212.538.3934

Account Name: Brooklyn Bureau of Community Service
(Tax ID#11-1630780)
Pershing A/C # 0443-214207847

Please notify us of the transfer by mail or e-mail: amitchell@wearebcs.org

 

Tribute Gifts

Your gift can be made in honor of or memory of another person. You can do this by mail or by donating through our online system and checking the box “My donation is a tribute to someone special.” Please indicate in the comment box if this is a “gift in honor of” or a “gift in memory of” and write their name. Please let us know to whom we should send an acknowledgment.

 

Text to Give

Right now, you can text BCS to 50555 to make a $10 donation to BCS!

$10.00 donation to Brooklyn Community Services. Charges will appear on your wireless bill, or be deducted from your prepaid balance.  All purchases must be authorized by account holder. Must be 18 years of age or have parental permission to participate. Message and Data Rates May Apply.  Text STOP to 50555 to STOP. Text HELP to 50555 for HELP. Full Terms: www.mGive.org/TPrivacy Policy

 

Planned Giving

You can make a tremendous impact in the ability of BCS to have the resources in the future to serve our consumers.  Remembering BCS in your will, a trust, or through an annuity is an important way to help sustain the important work of BCS. For more information on how you can include NAPW in your estate plans, please contact: Sonya Shields, Chief Officer for External Relations and Advancement at 718.310.5617.