We need ordinary HEROES like YOU to help us provide extraordinary programming and services to individuals with differing abilities in the Fox Cities communities and surrounding areas. Part of a non-profit organization’s tasks are to raise money for our programs and services. Individual and Corporate donors are vital to the success of our mission to, Empower People with Differing Abilities!
We hope you take pride in the direct impact you make through your financial support of SOAR Fox Cities. In 2019, you helped fund:
K3-12th Grade Received Inclusion Programming
Special Olympics Athletes
Community Education Program Participants
Adult Education Course Sessions
Family Services Events and Activities
Hours of Respite for Families and Caregivers
Camp Program Participants
SOAR serves nearly 1,200 participants, and with your support we will continue to work towards an inclusive community where all individuals can be actively involved and have the opportunity to maximize their potential.
THANK YOU for your generosity!
Be an ordinary hero and champion for inclusion!
You can support SOAR with in-kind gifts including auction items for our special events or items off of our Wish List.
Help make our holiday season extra special this year by donating an item off our holiday wish list! All donations will be used in our Operation Yuletide, a socially-distanced holiday gift delivery event for SOAR participants.
What mark do you want to leave on the world? Is it one of inclusion, respect, care and kindness? You can remember SOAR Fox Cities, Inc. in:
- Gifts through wills or living trusts.
- Gifts through retirement plan beneficiary designations.
- Gifts through life insurance beneficiary designation or unneeded policies.
- Gifts through joint account beneficiary designations (Payable on Death, Transfer on Death, Joint Tenants, etc.)
Make a donation to SOAR in honor of a friend or family member.
Many companies will match your personal donation to a non-profit organization. Talk to your employer today!
Do you have questions regarding giving opportunities? Please contact Erin Schultz at 920-731-9831 X 116.
Become a SOAR GEM (Giving Every Month-er) to invest in inclusion and opportunities for people with differing abilities every month! Monthly gifts provide sustaining support to SOAR that helps us invest in specific areas, expand programs, and plan for the future.
Other Ways to Give
Be an advocate in the community for our mission! See if your employer will let us give a DisABILITY Awareness presentation. Our presentations are designed to help organizations better serve customers with disabilities, refute stereotypes about people with disabilities, and help the general public to focus on a person’s abilities rather than disabilities. Contact Ashley Gustafson at 920-731-9831 x114 or [email protected] for more information.
Give the gift of time and talent. Sign up to volunteer here.
Contact our Volunteer Coordinator at [email protected] for more information.
Donate on Facebook SOAR FOX CITIES or create a Fundraising campaign for your Birthday or other special event.
Creating a Facebook Fundraiser
- Expand Explore list on the left side menu of your News Feed
- Click Fundraisers
- Click Raise Money for a non-profit organization
- Search SOAR FOX CITIES
- Choose dollar amount you want to raise (suggested $300).
- Write Your Story or copy and paste this story in the story box.
Please join me in raising money for SOAR FOX CITIES, whose mission is to Empower People with Differing Abilities! Your contribution will make a direct impact to help fund Adult, Youth and Family Services, Fox Cities Special Olympic Athletes, Disability and Inclusion Awareness Education and Advocacy, Respite for Families and Caregivers and Summer Camp!
Donate whatever you can afford, every little bit helps! Thank you for your support in helping me raise money for SOAR FOX CITIES! #soarhigher #soarwithus
eBay for Charity
Shop or sell and support SOAR Fox Cities, Inc. on eBay. Add us as your Favorite charity on eBay to see us as your preferred charity in eBay checkout. You will also be able to easily donate a portion of your proceeds to us when you sell on eBay AND get some of your seller fees waived and receive the tax credits. The eBay for Charity platform makes it all happen! Visit our charity page today and be part of a growing eBay community that has donated hundreds of millions of dollars to thousands of charities.
One way to kick start the season of giving is by participating in #GivingTuesday. Mark the Date: December 1st 2020 !
This annual “International Day of Giving” event takes place on the first Tuesday after Thanksgiving and has helped to amplify year-end fundraising efforts for nonprofits and charitable causes since 2012.
Help SOAR raise money by making your usual Amazon purchases through Amazon Smile. Use your same Amazon account and choose SOAR Fox Cities as the organization you would like to support. 0.5% of EVERY purchase goes straight to SOAR without costing you extra! All of the deals are the same so make sure to use Amazon Smile for your holiday gifts and monthly orders!