Donate

VAC strongly believes in the Three Pillars of Sustainability for seniors in meeting their economic, environmental and social needs.

Donation Information:
To make a donation, send your check payable to:
VAC or Cherokee County Volunteer Aging Council
PO Box 291
Lebanon GA 30146
Or use PayPal by clicking the 'Donate Now' button

The Next Meal Club

Thank you for joining The Next Meal Club, a generous group of individuals who are committed to making recurring monthly gifts to Meals on Wheels. Monthly gifts greatly improve our ability to plan and execute successful initiatives on an ongoing basis

Tribute & Memorial Donations

Honor someone special, a special occasion or the memory of a loved one while helping Meals on Wheels end senior hunger in Cherokee County and support our programs. Your donation can help change the life of a senior, just like your honoree changed yours. If you would like to inform someone of your tribute, we are happy to send a letter on your behalf.

Planned Giving

Planned giving is a way to support all of our programs through your estate plan or will. Your thoughtful foresight, generosity and commitment can help end senior hunger in Cherokee County. Planned gifts can be made to VAC in several ways, and they are best made with the counsel of a financial or legal adviser. Please contact VAC at 678-269-6677 to discuss Planned Giving Options.

Corporate Giving

Your generous corporate contributions can help fund either a specific program or be a general donation to be used for any of our programs to help meet the needs of low income and frail seniors in our community.

 

Annual Budget Needs (visit our Programs page)

 

Donate your Time

Do you have special skills, such as carpentry, plumbing, electrical and other skills that can help our seniors with renovation projects? Register with the VAC so that if the need arises, we can count on you to help. If you are retired, were you a professional in the working world with accounting, legal, sales, marketing, fund raising, grant experience? Your skills would be very valuable in our fund raising and administrative needs. For more information, visit our Volunteer page.

Donate Supplies (visit our Wish List page)


Donate for the Holidays

Every year, the holidays bring many opportunities to help our seniors through the “Adopt a Senior” program and extra help with the Meals on Wheels volunteers. If you have special organizational skills and like to help our seniors, contact VAC at 678-269-6677 for more information.

Donate to Support our Wish List

Visit our Wish List page and see what critical supplies are needed to support the home-bound and needy seniors of Cherokee County.

Support our Fund Raising Efforts (visit our Fund Raising page)

 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

When making a donation, can I specify where it goes?
Yes, make a note on your check of how you would like your funds designated OR put a special notation in the PayPal comments and your wishes will be honored.

Can I specify a % split between several programs?
See explanation above.

In addition to sending a cash donation, can I help in other ways?
Yes, please see the Volunteer page or Wish List page to determine the best fit.

Are donations tax deductible?
Yes, the VAC is a non profit 501c(3) organization. Tax ID # 58-2583666

Does all of my contribution go to help the seniors?
Substantially all contributions are used to support seniors, except for the normal operating expenses of a non-profit, such as annual filing fees, annual review of the books and records, website maintenance, shared resource person needed by both the VAC and Cherokee County Seniors Services and Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce membership. This amounts to less than 14% of the total budget.