Spectrum needs your help to grow and expand. Together we can impact more lives. Together we can build a legacy.
We’re a nonprofit on a mission to bring daily work and productivity to people living with Autism. And with the support of people like you, we’ve offered dozens of capable individuals a chance to become part of a workforce.
We believe that working is inherently dignified and rewarding.
Being a contributing member to society can make all the difference in the world. It can improve a person’s self esteem and make a meaningful impact in their quality of life. It is estimated that 70% -90% of those with Autism are unemployed, under-engaged and leading lives of isolation. Your donation is changing lives in many important ways for this population. Thank you!
Transparency is Key
We understand how important it is for donors to see where their dollars are going, so we share our daily on Facebook to show you! Our doors are always opened to our supporters, just give us a call and we will show you around!
When you fundraise or donate, every dollar goes directly to developing social enterprises, that offer meaningful employment and work training. Revenues from the apparel business fund our operating costs, so 100% of your donation goes directly toward the mission!
The Many Ways To Give
Gifts of any size will impact the lives of the individuals we serve.There are numerous ways to make your gift to SPECTRUM DESIGNS.
Click here to make a secure online donation to our General Fund
Make checks payable to Spectrum Designs Foundation. Please accompany your donation with a note as to where the gift is intended and mail to 382 Main Street Suite 205 Port Washington NY 11050
You may also wish to consider the gift of securities or stocks. For more information have your financial advisor contact Spectrum Designs Foundation Portfolio Manager: UBS Financial Services 333 Earle Ovington Blvd, Suite 600 Uniondale,
NY 11553 (516) 745-8820 (800) 333-7707 www.ubs.com/team/rwmg
Contact us for information on bequests, charitable remainder or lead trusts, pooled income funds, and other ways to include Spectrum Designs in your estate plan. For a donation of life insurance, Spectrum Designs Foundation must be
named as both a beneficiary and irrevocable owner of a policy. Our Tax ID is 27-5020830
Gifts of real estate may include developed property, undeveloped property, or donations subject to a prior life interest. Real estate may be given outright or through a bequest or may be used to fund a charitable trust or other life income plan. Contact us for further information.
Gifts to the Foundation and its Work-Life Balance Center are always welcome. Whether its printing supplies, computers, audio/visual equipment or sporting equipment for our athletic program, we accept most in-kind donations. The foundation is prohibited by law from appraising the value of gifts of tangible personal property in any form. For donations of personal property valued at $5,000 or more, the donor must complete the appropriate IRS forms for tax deduction purposes and obtain a qualified, independent appraisal.
Double your dollars! Many companies offer matching gift support. Complete your employer’s form and mail it with your gift to Spectrum Designs Foundation.
Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to whenever you shop on AmazonSmile. To start shopping, Click here. Be sure to select Spectrum Designs Foundation as your charity of choice!
For more information on donating to Spectrum Designs Foundation, please contact our Director of Development Nicole Sugrue at 516.767.7177
Thank you for your support!