New York, NY (PRWEB) December 22, 2011
Make an online donation to UJA-Federation before the clock strikes midnight on Dec. 31 and enjoy potential tax benefits while helping someone in need.
By donating to charities such as UJA-Federation, you could receive possible tax benefits. UJA-Federation offers a number of ways to make an online donation, including making a donation in honor of someone via tribute cards, becoming a reoccurring donor, or paying an existing pledge. People who meet specific criteria and are interested in donating to charities can make contributions from their IRA to UJA-Federation before Dec. 31, 2011, and possibly receive additional tax benefits. Please consult a legal or tax advisor to determine applicability for personal, legal, and financial needs.
Because UJA-Federation supports a network of more than 100 beneficiary agencies, an online donation actually means that you are donating to charities in New York, in Israel, and in more than 60 countries around the world. In the past year, UJA-Federation helped millions of people receive the services they so desperately need, including helping provide 250,000 low-income New Yorkers with essential groceries and nutritious meals, and 160,000 impoverished elderly Jews in the former Soviet Union with basic food, medicine, and health care.
About UJA-Federation of New York
For more than 90 years, UJA-Federation has been a central force for communal planning and philanthropy in the New York Jewish community. Through UJA-Federation, more than 60,000 donors pool their resources to help people in need, inspire a passion for Jewish life and learning, and strengthen Jewish communities around the world — to address the issues that matter to us most as Jews and as New Yorkers. Working with more than 100 network beneficiary agencies, synagogues, and other Jewish organizations, our reach spans from New York to Israel to more than 60 other countries around the world, touching 4.5 million people each year. Because we do the most good when we do it together. For more information on how to donate or how to volunteer, please visit our website.
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