Ways to Give

The LBCC Foundation is a registered 501c3 charitable organization. All gifts to the Linn-Benton Community College Foundation are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law.

Our Tax ID Number is 23-7212073

Current Gifts

Current gifts are contributions that the Foundation may put to use immediately. These can be for our General Education Fund, or may be earmarked for a specific use or fund such as a scholarship fund. Contact the Foundation Office for details.

CASH:
Bring cash to the Foundation Office. Contact Us.


CHECKS:
Bring or mail checks made out to LBCC Foundation to the Foundation Office. Contact Us.


CREDIT CARD :
(VISA, MasterCard, American Express or Discover) Credit card charges may be made by phone, in person or by mail with the Foundation Office. Contact Us. 


ON-LINE:
Make a contribution right now with a credit card.


STOCKS, BONDS AND OTHER SECURITIES:
Please contact the Foundation Office for stock transfer instructions. Contact Us.


INSURANCE POLICIES:
Your insurance policy may be new or existing – premium payments made by you on policies that are donated to the LBCC Foundation are tax deductible. Contact Us.


PERSONAL PROPERTY and GIFTS-IN-KIND: Contact the Foundation Office prior to delivery of gift to campus. (Contact Us link) The LBCC Foundation will accept Gifts-In-Kind if the item(s) is(are) deemed appropriate and usable by the corresponding campus department. There may be limitations on campus for storage, usefulness for teaching opportunities, campus needs, etc.

  • *Vehicles, planes, boats, RV’s, buses etc.
  • Works of art, crops, production materials and other tangible items
  • Horses and other livestock
  • Other, please discuss with the Foundation Office as to the practicality and suitability for campus use.
  • If you value your Gift-In-Kind at $5,000 or more, this may impact your taxes and we suggest you seek professional IRS or tax preparation advice.


*Vehicles – The LBCC Foundation has partnered with Automotive Recovery Services (ARS). If the LBCC Automotive Technology Training Center (ATTC) is unable to utilize your particular vehicle, you can still make a difference and get a tax deduction. Simply call 1-800-240-0160 to donate your vehicle for the benefit of the LBCC Foundation. ARS will arrange for a free vehicle pick-up and tow, will provide the donor with a tax receipt and will pass on any proceeds from auction to the LBCC Foundation.


For more information please visit the website:
http://www.donateacar.com/charity/linn-benton-community-college-foundation/?template=affiliate

Gifts for Future Use

  1. Endowment Gifts (require a donation of $15,000 or $3,000 per year over a five-year period) -  Endowments are permanent funds which are invested and the earnings used for college or student assistance. Contact the Foundation Office for assistance. Contact Us.
  2. Planned Gifts - Planned gifts can be intended for current use or endowments. Planned gifts include a variety of life income plans, stock plans, real estate gifts, trusts, wills, annuities and estate plans. Planned Giving.