More Ways to Give – U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants

By USCRI July 15, 2021

There are many ways to give to USCRI Des Moines. Learn more below!

Gifts of Grain
A gift of grain is simple to give and comes with significant tax savings.

USCRI is partnering with the Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines to help supporters take advantage of this unique charitable giving opportunity. Download the donation form here.

Iowa One Gift
State of Iowa employees can now give to USCRI Des Moines through the state’s payroll deduction program, which allows individuals to make contributions to participating charitable organizations.

Visit www.refugees.org/desmoines-one-gift to learn more and sign up!

Amazon Smile

Doing a lot of online shopping these days? Don’t forget to choose USCRI as your favorite charity. Follow these simple steps and Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchases towards USCRI.

  1. Before you shop, go to smile.amazon.com and sign into your regular Amazon account.
  2. Select U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants as your desired non-profit.
  3. Start shopping! Your purchases help support us!

Vehicle Donation

Support USCRI’s mission by donating your vehicle through the Charitable Adult Rides & Services (CARS) vehicle donation page.

CARS accepts donations of all kinds of vehicles (running or not!) including cars, trucks, trailers, boats, RVs, motorcycles, campers, off-road vehicles, and farm machinery. They make donations easy by taking care of everything from the pick-up and sale to sending you the donation receipt and necessary tax documents.

Legacy Gifts

USCRI’s Legacy Giving Society is our way of recognizing donors who have made a gift of any size through a will, estate plan, or other designation.

USCRI gratefully accepts the following types of legacy gifts:

  • A bequest in your will
  • As a named beneficiary of your life insurance policy
  • As a named beneficiary of your retirement fund or donor-advised fund
  • A pledge for a gift at a later date

Learn more at www.refugees.org/legacy or contact [email protected].

Cash Donations

Cash donations allow for flexibility in meeting client needs and are greatly appreciated.

To direct your gift to refugees and immigrants in Iowa visit www.refugees.org/donate-uscri-des-moines.

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