Charity wins souls and draws them to virtue.

St. Angela Merici

 

Ways to Give

There are many ways to express your gratitude to the Ursuline Sisters of Tildonk for a life of service to education, poverty, literacy, immigration and advocacy for women and children. Each opportunity offers distinct benefits to you today and for years to come.

For details about ways to give, please contact Hope Motreuil, Development and Communications Manager at (631) 363-2422 ext. 2003 or hmotreuil@tildonkursuline.org.

A gift of cash or an online gift is the most popular way to support the Sisters. Please mail your gift to:

The Ursuline Sisters of Tildonk 81-15 Utopia Parkway Jamaica, NY 11432 (718) 591-0681

Please consider a monthly gift charged to your credit card and join St. Angela’s Friendship Circle. The fiscal year runs from January 1 through December 31.

Gifts of securities can provide significant tax benefits while helping you avoid a capital gains tax. To make a gift of securities, please contact Hope Motreuil, Development and Communications Manager at (631) 363-2422 ext. 2003 or hmotreuil@tildonkursuline.org with your name, address, phone number, the name and type of securities to be gifted (public, private, restricted, mutual fund, etc.), the number of shares, and the date you intend to make the gift.

The Ursuline Sisters of Tildonk host two major fundraising events a year.

Annual Golf Outing & Dinner

Annual Luncheon

For more information about attending or supporting an event, please contact Liz Wilson at (631) 363-2422. ext. 2060 or lwilson@tildonkursuline.org.

Endowments provide a permanent source of funding for the Ursuline Sisters of Tildonk. Assets are invested and a portion of the fund is paid out annually. For information about how to create an endowment, please contact Hope Motreuil, Development and Communications Manager at (631) 363-2422 ext. 2003 or hmotreuil@tildonkursuline.org.

Matching Gifts are an easy way to double or triple your donation. Please check if your company supports employee philanthropy for religious organizations. If so, take advantage of your corporate matching gift program and maximize the value of your gift at no additional cost.

Memorial gifts are a wonderful way to recognize or memorialize a friend, relative or colleague. For details about memorial giving opportunities, please contact Hope Motreuil, Development and Communications Manager at (631) 363-2422 ext. 2003 or hmotreuil@tildonkursuline.org. The Development Office will notify the honoree or relative regarding memorial gifts.

Perhaps you have already included or are considering The Ursuline Sisters of Tildonk in your estate plan. By designating the Ursuline Sisters as a beneficiary of your estate, you are invited to join St. Angela’s Legacy Circle.

Typical bequest language is:

“I give the sum of $________(or_______% of my estate) to the Ursuline Sisters of Tildonk, 81-15 Utopia Parkway, Jamaica, NY 11432, to be used or disposed of as Congregation deems appropriate in its sole discretion.”

For further information contact Sr. Mairead Barrett at mbarrett@tildonkursuline.org

We welcome the opportunity to work with you and your legal or financial counsel to develop a plan that benefits you and the Sisters.  To speak with someone about setting up a planned gift, please contact Hope Motreuil, Development and Communications Manager at (631) 363-2422 ext. 2003 or hmotreuil@tildonkursuline.org

International Financial Aid Fund

Despite diminishing numbers and our own limited income, our Sisters remain committed to supporting the International Financial Aid Fund which assists our international Ursuline Sisters working in impoverished areas of the world. We help them to provide care for the sick, education for the poor, and healthy environments for the people they serve.