Easy and secure donation anytime. Simply click on the link and follow the easy instructions.
Bequests, Wills, Charitable Gift Annuities, Charitable Trust (Remainder and Lead), Life Estate Reserved,
-In Memory Of --Your memorial gift will serve as a lasting tribute to the life of a friend or loved one.
-In Honor Of -- Honorary gifts serve as a lasting tribute and can be directed to any fund requested.
Employer Matching Gifts Moose Charities EIN#36-3993740
Many companies match the charitable contributions of their employees. You can double the impact of your
generosity by using your company's matching gift program. Visit your Human Resources Department and ask
for a matching gift form.
School Support Programs
Many companies will help you maximize your donations (monetary or not) to Mooseheart Child City and
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|Moose Charities, Inc. Founded in 1994 and approved for operation
in September of 2000, Moose Charities is a registered 501(c)(3)
charitable corporation. Moose Charities is the non-profit,
fundraising arm of Moose International with the purpose of:
Providing funding for the capitol needs and operational support of
the fraternity's Mooseheart. Child City & School, and Moosehaven
City of Contentment.
◦Securing funding from Moose members and friends through
periodic direct mail appeals, company matching gift programs,
tribute contributions and other giving opportunities including
planned giving donations such as wills and bequests, charitable gift
annuities, stocks, life insurance, other appreciated securities, real
◦The soliciting of major gifts and other significant support from
individuals, corporations and foundations.
◦Raising funds through annual giving programs such as the League
of Guardians, Endowment Fund Club, Gimme 5 etc.
◦Special events such as; annual golf tournaments, motorcycle
events, banquets, etc. vendor sponsored events and partnering
with national cause marketing campaigns and secure added
financial support for Mooseheart's educational programs through
corporate school support programs.
|California/Nevada Moose Association
Moose Charities Committee
Bill Thompson, Chairman
Vice Chairman - Larry Salem
Russel Nelson Michael Martin Bob Bakman David Erickson Leonard Chapman Charles Barber
Assistant Chairman for Donors Circle.
Objective: To work closely with Moose Charities Chairman encouraging individuals to donate to the
Endowment Fund by donating to Moose Charities Donors Circle recognition program.
Assistant Chairman for Fraternal Fundraising - Bob Bakman
Objective: To raise money for the chosen Association Project for either Mooseheart or Moosehaven.
Assistant Chairman for Endowment Fund - Larry Salem
Objective: To assist Fraternal Units (FRUs) with Endowment Fund collections, fundraising programs such as
Cradle Fundraiser and "New" Rocker Fundraiser. Communication with every FRU to ensure participation in
these and other Endowment Fund collection opportunities.
Assistant Chairman for MHT Scholarship - Bob Bakman
Objective: To oversee Scholarship fundraising. ( Bob and his team did such a great job for our Association a
while back he can rest on his laurels for a while!)
Assistant Chairman for School Support - Charles Barber
Objective: To review and share all School Support programs as seen on the Moose
Charities website. (Easy money from Corporate partners)
Assistant Chairman for Planned Giving/Tribute - pending
Objective: To share information from the Moose Charities website Gift Legacy section
Encourage individuals to consider the Defending Circle Society recognition program.
Communicate with fraternal units about the Tribute Giving program.
To providing the necessary resources for the continued support and maintenance of the Mooseheart Child City
& School and the Moosehaven retirement community.
|As school representatives, we only want the best for our children. We know education plays a major role in shaping their lives. That’s why our school has
registered for the My Coke Rewards for Schools program. Now, drinking the products that you and your family enjoy every day, you can donate points to
provide our school with the resources it needs.
Get started at mycokerewards.com/schools
In order to give our students the biggest benefit, we need your help. Parents, friends and others in the community can support us by signing up for My
Coke Rewards® and donating their points to our school — providing playground equipment, art supplies, sports gear, educational resources and much
Help support our students
1. Enter codes from your favorite participating My Coke Rewards products
2. Select our school from a list of participating K-12 schools. (Tip: Search using Zip Code 60539 and Select Mooseheart Schools)
3. Donate points to help our students get rewards
If you have any questions, please contact Moose Charities 630-966-2200 or email email@example.com
|You are appreciated!
Every member of the Moose Fraternity is
an important "piece of the solution"!
Thank You for all you do!
We understand that some are unable to
participate in fund raisers and activities as
often as others. We do appreciate what
you do also.
By paying your yearly dues, you help
support our efforts for Mooseheart and
Moosehaven. Where would we be without
our members paying their dues every
There are many different kinds of
There are the working volunteers - these
are the members that plan, work and
participate in fund raisers for the lodge
and chapter. You see their names often in
the newsletter as we report what's
happened at the lodge.
Then there are the silent volunteers. Even
though we rarely see them, they continue
to pay their dues every year to support
our causes. Some even give other
donations above and beyond their dues.
These have gone without the recognition
they deserve. If you make a donation
directly to Moose Intl. or Moose Charities -
Please drop us a note and let us know, so
that we are aware of your generosity.
|" Moose Charities - The Many Ways to Support Mooseheart
and Moosehaven "
Moose Charities was founded in 1994 and approved for
operation in September of 2000, Moose Charities is a registered
501(c)(3) charitable corporation. Moose Charities is the non-
profit, fundraising arm of Moose International with the purpose of:
1. Providing funding for the capitol needs and operational support
of the fraternity's Mooseheart. Child City & School, and
Moosehaven City of Contentment. 2. Securing funding from
Moose members and friends through periodic direct mail
appeals, company matching gift programs, tribute contributions
and other giving opportunities including planned giving donations
such as wills and bequests, charitable gift annuities, stocks, life
insurance, other appreciated securities, real estate, etc. 3. The
soliciting of major gifts and other significant support from
individuals, corporations and foundations. 4. Raising funds
through annual giving programs such as the League of Guardians,
Endowment Fund Club, Gimme 5 etc. 5. Special events such as;
annual golf tournaments, motorcycle events, banquets, etc. vendor
sponsored events and partnering with national cause marketing
campaigns and secure added financial support for Mooseheart's
educational programs through corporate school support
programs. Although there are many ways to make a tax deductible
contribution to Moose Charities which include the Endowment
Fund Club, the Gimme 5 Endowment Fund Campaign, Tribute
Gifts (in honor of - in memory of), Employer Matching Gifts, and
Planned Giving (bequest, wills, charitable gift annuities, etc.),
many members are not aware of the many ways they can raise
funds for Mooseheart and Moosehaven without any cost to the
member. Please consider participating in the following programs
which support our Child City and our City of Contentment.
BoxTops for Education www.boxtops4education.com Each Box
Top coupon is worth 10¢. You can clip Box Tops coupons from
hundreds of your favorite General Mills products. Campbell’s
Labels for Education www.labelsforeducation.com Clip and save
UPC label from Campbell’s products. Each UPC label is worth
either 1 point or 5 points. Target Take Charge of Education
www.target.com/tcoe Every time you use your REDcard (Target
Visa Credit Card, Target Credit
Card or Target Check Card) at Target stores or at Target.com,
Target will donate 1% of your purchases if Mooseheart Schools
(School ID 6427) is designated as your school of choice.
Cartridges for Kid’s www.cartridgesforkids.com Collect GPS
systems, PDA’s, inkjet or laser ink cartridges, iPods, digital
cameras, laptops, cell phones, and DVD movies and Mooseheart
earns cash. Goodsearch www.goodsearch.com With every
internet search using Goodsearch, Moose Charities receives one
cent. Forget using Google or Yahoo, Goodsearch is the only
search engine that helps our kids. Goodshop www.goodsearch.
com/goodshop.aspx There are over 700 merchants participating
including Oriental Trading. Shop at your favorite stores using
Goodshop and Moose Charities receives a percentage of your
purchase. My Coke Rewards www.mycokerewards.com You
can donate your points to Mooseheart and they can earn sports
equipment, textbooks, school supplies, and other rewards that
allow children to learn and excel. Tyson Project A+ www.tyson.
com/projectaplus.com Simply clip and save Tyson Project A+
labels from participating Tyson products. Each label is worth 24¢.
You can clip A+ labels from 53 Tyson products. Please contact
your Moose Charities Chairperson for guidelines, forms, and
additional information on any of the above programs and others
which further support Mooseheart and Moosehaven.
|The Donors Circle is a recognition program designed to recognize donors who
send an individual tax-deductible Endowment Fund donation to Moose Charities.
(This program replaces both Gimme 5 and Endowment Fund Club.)
Individuals may donate online at www.moosecharities.org to participate in the
Donors Circle recognition program, donate at a conference/convention or send a
check to Moose Charities marked “Donors Circle”. This donation goes to the
Endowment Fund donations are the most important long term investment in
the support of Mooseheart and Moosehaven. When individuals make endowment
fund donations directly to Moose Charities the donation is tax deductible.
Individuals may join the Donors Circle at any time with a minimum $25
donation and their donations are cumulative over time. As a donor reaches each
level of the Donors Circle recognition program, a pin for that level will be sent from
Members’ Primary LODGES/CHAPTERS will receive ‘credit’ for their individual
donations to the Donors Circle.
Fraternal Units may collect money from individuals at meetings or
conferences for the Donors Circle and remit to Moose Charities using the Donors
Circle gift receipts for each individual. Send to: Moose Charities,155 S.
International Drive Mooseheart, IL 60539-1100
Fraternal Units are encouraged to promote the Donors Circle program at
every opportunity. Please ask your newsletter editors to include a Donors Circle
ad in your newsletters and on your websites.
Donors Circle Chairmen and Endowment Fund Chairmen will continue with
their respective areas, however, the Donors Circle summary will be combined with
the Endowment Fund report for recognition.
Regional Managers will have access to both reports and the Fraternal Units
will continue to receive the quarterly statements from Moose Charities.
Individual members who participate in the Donors Circle Endowment Fund
program will be listed with their primary Lodge/Chapter ONLY. (Individual donations
will not be public information)
To find out more about the Donors Circle recognition program and see all
donors recognized by level, please visit www.moosecharities/donorscircle
|Yuba City Moose Family Center
Lodge 1204 and Chapter 1089
205 S. Walton Ave
Yuba City, CA. 95993