Donation Discriptions

We are a 501(c)(3) tax exempt charitable organization.
Public Charity Status 170(b)(1)(A)(vi)

We accept donations from the public. All donors are not listed, some donors may wish to REMAIN ANONYMOUS. If you wish to donate and REMAIN ANONYMOUS  please use the DONATE button on this page (describe your contribution and/or ‘Donation Category’ from this page and enter the amount.) We will place you in our private record. If you want to be listed in the ‘Donor Directory’ please ‘Donate By Category’ here are some ‘Donor Category’ descriptions:

There are several ways you can donate and participate:

  • All Donations Are Important

First of all you can donate any amount. All donations are important. $5  –  $10  –  $25  –  $100  –  $500  –  or more.  For any amount simply fill in the amount, click on the Donate Button and give now.

  • Supporting Member

Be a Supporting Member informed of all organization activities for $25 to $99 annually and be listed in publication as a Supporting Member.

This is a fund-raising event of beer tasting and music at Sky Park, Scotts Valley on June 29, 2013. Proceeds support the ongoing mission of our organization.

  • Direct Donor

Because you feel strongly about the Land Trust Mission you can make a direct tax deductible donation targeted specificity for land acquisitions, ongoing operations or a specific project. These donations are set aside for the specific purpose in a separate account to be used only for those purposes.  $100 or more you receive a Square Nail Fund plaque, Voting Membership in the Corporation and recognition in publication as: Our Partners & Major Contributors.
Specific Projects Include:
1)    On Higher Ground – A transitional home for those who desire restoration and multi-level healing, through active recovery and participation, in an atmosphere of peer-to-peer support and mentoring.
2)    Live-Work Housing – A fund for the acquisition and development of land for Lesser-Capitalized Entrepreneurs to live, work, develop and market their small business concepts and products.
3)    Square Nail Fund – Money set aside specifically for land acquisition.

$5 – $10 – $25 – $100 – $1000 – Be Generous

Donate via PayPal:

When making a Donation please state the purpose:

  • Donate Real Estate

There are various ways to donate Real Estate. (See ‘Donate Real Estate’ page)

  • Pledge Donor

Make a written pledge of ongoing support, donating regularly (for instance $25 or more monthly) and be a Supporting Member, informed of all organization activities (after four months you become a Voting Member).

  • Board Member

You can be an elected Board Member with a voting membership. There are three categories of Board Members; Land User,  Active Member and Public Representatives (Election Required)

  • Voting Member

Be a Voting Member of this California nonprofit public benefit corporation. We believe broad community membership provides important public input. $100 to $999 annually you receive Voting Membership and recognition in publication as: Our Contributors & Voting Members.

  • Lend money for a project

You can provide a short or long-term loan with a competitive return. You receive a Square Nail Fund plaque, Voting Membership in the Corporation and recognition in publication as: Our Partners & Major Contributors. Please contact us to see how you can help.

$5 – $10 – $25 – $100 – $1000 – Be Generous

Donate via PayPal:

When making a Donation please state the purpose:

Our latest IRS 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Determination was made 3/10/2011. IRS Publication 78 Web Listing you can check on our Public Charity Status 170(b)(1)(A)(vi) by calling the IRS at (877) 829-5500 to verify: EIN 77-0563069

Check Our Corporate Status: Secretary of State
Our Corporate Number is: C2081341

If you have any questions please contact us at:

Info@SantaCruzHousingTrust.org

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call the Chair: PJ Grube at (831) 345-2303

When we engage others we affect how others engage.

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