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Red Hook Initiative is positively impacting the lives of 6,500 residents of Red Hook, Brooklyn each year. By making a gift, you are changing the world at a local level. There are a variety of ways you can support us today.
Make a one-time gift
Visit our secure online donation platform to make a gift. Your generous support means that when you give to Red Hook Initiative, you are bringing vital programming and equitable opportunities to more than 6,500 youth and community members living in Red Hook, Brooklyn.Donate
Becoming a sustaining donor
At RHI, we recognize the need for steadfast support we can count on every month to offer transformative programs. This support provides a foundation for RHI that will allow us to continue our meaningful work.Donate monthly
Donations of stock or securities can provide you with important tax benefits, while helping RHI provide critical programs for our community of participants. Please contact us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (718) 858-6782 for instructions on how to donate stock or securities.Email us for more info
Thanks for your interest!
Instructions for donating stock:
The electronic delivery of stock shares is the most secure and efficient delivery process available and provides cost savings.
– Transfers of stock should be made to the securities account of Red Hook Initiative
– The name of the firm to which stock should be transferred is TD Ameritrade
– RHI’s Account Number is #869294061 and the DTC is #0188
– If you have any questions, you may call our broker at (212) 294-2913
The donor should email a receipt to Red Hook Initiative (email@example.com) with the following information:
– Name of donor
– Date of transfer
– Number of shares transferred and name of underlying corporation
Honorary and Commemorative Gifts
Honor or remember someone special to you with a donation to RHI. When you make a donation in honor of someone, we will send them a lovely note with a message of your choosing.Donate
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Right now, we can empower youth and local residents to become leaders of tomorrow. Join our community of supporters who believe in Red Hook Initiative’s core mission to empower and drive change alongside thousands of Red Hook residents. Together, we are changing the world on a local level, and we are counting on you for the work ahead. Thank you for considering a tax-deductible gift this year!
Deepening our roots with Red Hook Farms
Since joining forces with RHI in 2018, Red Hook Farms is continuing to provide access to fresh affordable produce to our public housing community. Each year, Red Hook Farms harvests over 20,000 pounds of produce, trains the next generation of green leaders, and provides an outdoor classroom to hundreds of schoolchildren and volunteers. Help our Farms grow with a gift!
You may also contribute via check. Please make your check payable to Red Hook Initiative and send to:
Red Hook Initiative
767 Hicks Street
Brooklyn, NY 11231
All contributions to RHI are tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law. If you have any questions, please call (718) 858-6782 or email Joseph DeFeo, Director of Development, at JosephDeFeo@rhicenter.org.
Donor Acceptance Policy: RHI solicits and accepts gifts that support core programs, special projects, and general operations from individuals, partnerships, corporations, foundations, government agencies or other entities. In the course of its regular fundraising activities, RHI will accept donations of money, real property, personal property, stock and in-kind services. Acceptance of financial contributions or in-kind support does not equate with endorsement of, agreement with, or alignment with the contributing entity or institution. RHI never takes public positions in exchange for contributions.