The Main Idea is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) charitable organization that operates on the continued generosity of individuals, foundations, and corporations who believe in the lasting impact of summer camp on a child’s life.
$1000: Will send our Leadership girls down the Kennebec River on a whitewater adventure.
$500: Will pay for a day of Girls at Work(www.girlswork.org). Please see our partnership page for further details on Girls at Work.
$200: Will provide every camper with a Main Idea water bottle.
$100: Will provide postage for campers to send letters and postcards home during their time at camp.
Here is how you can help:
Online Gifts: Please see the form above for online donations.
Gifts by Check/Mail: Please send checks, payable to The Main Idea, Inc., to The Main Idea, 180 E. Prospect Avenue #178, Mamaroneck, NY 10543
Gifts of Stock: Support The Main Idea with a gift of stock or appreciated securities. Avoid capital gains taxes and receive a tax deduction at fair market value at the time of your transfer. Instructions for gifts of stock are available upon request at email@example.com.
Honorary/Memorial Gifts: A gift can mark a special occasion in someone’s life such as a wedding, birthday, graduation, or bar or bat mitzvah. Gifts can also be made in memory of a loved one.
In-Kind Donations: Our program relies heavily on material donations to keep our program running. Click here to visit our wish list.
Employee Matching Gifts: If your employer has a matching gift program, please remember The Main Idea. Ask your employer if they offer this benefit to make your donation go even further in making a difference in the life of a child.
Student Service Gifts: Students have the opportunity to work together to raise money for community service projects within their schools. Make The Main Idea your charitable project today!
Bequests: For many people, bequests are an easy way to arrange planned gifts. Bequests enable your estate to realize a tax-savings benefit and ensure that your assets are distributed the way you want them. Please request further information at firstname.lastname@example.org