Make a Donation

The YWCA Ulster County is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization supported largely through generous contributions from individuals like you. Your tax-deductible contribution will help us advance our mission to eliminate racism and empower women and girls. The need for you to help is great and the opportunities are plenty.

• Endowments • Capital Improvement Fund

• Planned Gifts • Charitable Gifts

In these uncertain times, and given the diminished state of the economy, the YWCA Ulster County appeals for your help in continuing its programs and services for the women and children of our community. Over the last several months fund raising revenues have been uneven and program funds from governmental agencies have decreased.

Now, more than ever, the YWCA needs your support through donations.


An Endowment Fund

Gifts in the form of an Endowment will be invested to provide a steady source of income allowing for long-term financial support of the YWCA of Ulster County.

Capital Improvement Fund

Your donations to Capital Improvement allow for the upkeep and improvement of our facility.Certain donations towards capital investment items may qualify for NYS tax credits under the Kingston Ulster Empire Zone ruling.

Planned Gifts

• Bequests • Life Insurance • Retirement Funds
Planned giving through financial or estate planning in the form of the above can help you to minimize taxes, increase income, and safeguard assets while supporting the programs and services of the YWCA.

Charitable Gifts

Outright gifts in the form of cash or a check in any amount may be designated by you for general operating expenses or targeted for specific YWCA programs and services.

  • Patron – $50 – $99
  • Sustainer – $100 – $249
  • Friend – $250 – $499
  • Organization – $500 – $999
  • Business – $1000 – $1999
  • Corporate Sponsor – $2000 – and above