Ways To Give

Ways To Give




Online giving is an easy, fast, secure and cost-effective way to give to Center for Women in Transition. Our secure site is able to provide immediate tax-documentation of your gift. Please contact the Development Office for any questions regarding online giving at 616-494-1744.
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Forward Together Campaign
Center for Women in Transition
411 Butternut Drive
Holland, MI 49424

Please make checks payable to “CWIT” and include “Forward Together Campaign” in the memo line of your check or complete the gift card and mail along with your check.


Call the Development Department at 616-494-1756. Mention the Forward Together Campaign. We can gather your pertinent information over the phone.

Gift Types

  1. Gifts of Cash – Gifts of cash are immediate transfer of funds from you to CWIT and can be made via credit card or check.
  2. Gifts of Securities – For more information, please contact Christina Scarpino, Director of Development at Center for Women in Transition at 616-494-1756 or ChristinaS@cwitmi.org. A gift of securities can be a good option for accumulated stock that has appreciated in value and would be subject to capital gains tax if sold. These gifts are unique in that the donor can take a federal tax-deduction for the full, fair-market value of the stock, regardless of how much the donor paid for the stock. Not capital gains taxes apply.
  3. Planned Gifts – A variety of planned gifts are available for donors who want to leave a legacy of philanthropy to the Center. Some of these gifts include life insurance, bequests, remainder trusts, and other annuities. There may be a tax advantages through these types of gifts.

Thank you for considering a gift to support victims and survivors of domestic and sexual abuse in the Ottawa and Allegan Counties.