How to Help

Donate

Your generosity changes lives!  Nearly half of those turning to NCC for help have no insurance or financial resources.  By making a tax-deductible donation, you can provide mental health care to those who are struggling most. For example:

Provide one counseling session for a single mother.
Provide one counseling session for a single mother.
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Bring a grief counselor to a school classroom that has lost a teacher, parent or student.
Bring a grief counselor to a school classroom that has lost a teacher, parent or student.
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Offer a workshop on depression to low-income clients.
Offer a workshop on depression to low-income clients.
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Assure a month of care for a child after the suicide of a parent.
Assure a month of care for a child after the suicide of a parent.
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Provide eight psychiatric medication management appointments.
Provide eight psychiatric medication management appointments.
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Bring a full year of mental health care to a lower-income family.
Bring a full year of mental health care to a lower-income family.
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Help remodel a clinical office to better serve the special needs of children.
Help remodel a clinical office to better serve the special needs of children.
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Planned Giving

Leave a Lasting Legacy

By including NCC in your estate plans, you can ensure all who need mental health care can get it, regardless of faith or finances. There are many ways to leave a legacy, including putting NCC in your will, making the Center a beneficiary of a life insurance policy or an IRA, or creating a charitable lead trust. We’d love to welcome you to our Legacy Circle!

For sample bequest language, click here: Word PDF


Once you have made a decision about a planned gift, you can send a short Declaration of Support to NCC. This allows us to properly thank you for your generosity and enroll you in our Legacy Circle.

For sample Declaration of Support, click here: Word – PDF

For more information about planned giving, email Erin at erin@nwcounseling.org or call her at 503-253-0964.

Become a Faithful Friend

Help carry the mission forward all year long by becoming a Faithful Friend! Give any amount automatically each month from your checking account or credit card. Email Erin Peters at erin@nwcounseling.org to get started.

Make Shopping Count!


You can support our services through Amazon and Fred Meyer.

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Start your Amazon shopping at www.SmileAmazon.com. On your first visit, select Northwest Catholic Counseling as your preferred charitable organization. Amazon will then donate 0.5% of every eligible purchase to NCC. Link your Fred Meyer Rewards Card to NCC to earn donations and still earn points. It’s free! Go to www.fredmeyer.com and select “Community Rewards” at the bottom of the page. Click on “Link your Rewards Card Now.” Choose 90040 and start helping today!

 

 

Workplace Giving

Some employers offer easy giving through payroll deduction.  Some will even match your donation, up to doubling your gift.  Ask your company’s human resources office, personnel department or community relations office if they have workplace giving and matching gift programs in place.

 

 

Wish List

As a nonprofit, there are many items and services we could use.  All donations help us spend more of our money to the low-income clients who need counseling.

Mac Computers

• Two new mac minis

WordPress Help

• A whiz at WordPress? We need help on more complex webpage design and keeping security up-to-date. Email Erin Peters at erin@nwcounseling.org.

Office Space Remodel

• NCC is considering a major remodel of our office space.  We are in the exploration stage, so if you or someone you know might be interested in donating time, expertise or materials, please email Erin Peters at erin@nwcounseling.org. Some of the areas of potential need are design (architecture, space planning, decor), construction, and furnishings.

Donate Stock!

It’s easy to give a gift of stock! The forms below (the same in both PDF and Word formats) have all the information you, your broker, and NCC need.

Questions? Just email donate@nwcounseling.org.

NCC Stock Gift Transfer-PDF

NCC Stock Gift Transfer-Word

Vehicle Donation

You can donate a car, boat, even an airplane! It’s easy and our partners at Volunteers of America will make sure you get the maximum value for your donation. Just download the Vehicle Donation Form and email it to donate@nwcounseling.org.