Ways to Donate

Personal GiftsYour donation helps transform lives, right here at home! Most gifts to StarVista qualify for Federal Income Tax deductibility, as we are a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization (Federal Tax ID # 94-3094966.) Click here to start making positive changes in our community and in the lives of men, women, children and families in San Mateo County by making a secure donation through PayPal.

Tribute Gifts Celebrate a birthday, anniversary, holiday or special occasion with a gift to StarVista in the name of a friend, colleague or family member. You can also make a gift honoring the memory of a loved one -- and if you wish, we can send a special card informing the person being honored, or their family.

Matching Gifts Increase your personal philanthropic power: ask your company about matching gift contributions to double your gift. Pick up a matching gift application, fill it out and send it to us -- we'll take care of the rest.

United Way Campaign If your workplace participates in the annual United Way campaign for community change, you may direct your contribution to us by noting "StarVista, 610 Elm Street, Suite 212, San Carlos, CA 94070" on your pledge.

Gifts of StockGifts of appreciated stock, bonds or mutual fund shares are a simple way to benefit at-risk youth and families while making a decision that may have tax advantages for you.

Planned Gifts Make a lasting contribution towards improving the lives of children and families by carefully considering a gift to StarVista as part of your estate and financial planning.

If you want more information about any of these options, please contact the Development Office at 650-591-9623 ext. 103