Cash, usually in the form of a check, is the most common form for charitable gifts. Cash gifts enable you as a donor to claim a current income tax deduction as allowed by law. Actual savings from gifts of cash depend on your tax bracket. All checks are made payable to Carson Valley Arts Council with the words donation on the memo line of your check.
Mail checks to CVAC, 1572 US Hwy 395, Minden, NV 89423
IRA Charitable Rollover
REDUCE TAXES, INCREASE IMPACT! The IRA charitable rollover provides several benefits. It allows individuals 70½ and older to transfer up to $100,000 from an IRA directly to a nonprofit this year. You pay no taxes on the transfer and your gift counts dollar-for-dollar to support our important work.
To benefit this year, your IRA charitable rollover gift needs to be made before December 31. Call your IRA administrator for more information on how to make the IRA rollover work for you. How It Works…You have your IRA administrator simply write the check to “Carson Valley Arts Council.” The check can be given to you to deliver to CVAC or mailed directly to CVAC.
Tangible Personal Property
Gifts of tangible personal property such as jewelry, artwork, collectibles, antiques, vehicles, and boats may be donated to the Carson Valley Arts Council. This type of gift must be evaluated individually by CVAC for suitability before being accepted. When accepted, the tangible personal property may be sold and all proceeds will go toward the Copeland Building Renovation fund.
Credit Card gifts
To make a gift via credit card you can call our office at 775-782-8207 and donate by phone.
Gifts in memory of/in honor of
Any gift may be designated in memory of, or in honor of, someone important in your life.
Your gift can be confidential
If you prefer to have gifts remain confidential, please let us know