Other Ways to Give

Gifts to Youth Conservation Corps ensure that we can go above and beyond for the young people we serve. Cash donations are put to use where our young people need them most, including providing the construction supplies, educational materials and other resources for our programs.

Gifts made online are safe, fast and secure, and they allow us to fund the programs that need it most. Give now.

Offline gifts

If you prefer to donate with a credit card via phone, please call Bill Foltz: (847) 623-0900.

To give by check, please make payable to Youth Conservations Corps and mail to:
Youth Conservation Corps
ATTN: Bill Foltz
1020 West Greenwood Ave
Waukegan, IL 60087

Monthly giving program

Please consider joining our monthly giving program! By committing to give monthly, you sustain our programs and demonstrate your ongoing support of every young person who needs us today and tomorrow.

To join, visit our donation page, then choose “Monthly” as your recurring frequency. You can start, change or stop your gift at any time.

Tribute gifts

A gift in honor or memory of a friend, family member or colleague is a wonderful way to show your esteem and admiration. Upon receipt of your gift, we will send a personalized card to your designated recipient. Rest assured that the specific gift amount will be kept confidential.

If you are mailing your payment, be sure to include the name and address of the person to whom we should send the card. If making your gift online, please include your designated recipient in the notes section.

Matching gifts

Many employers sponsor corporate matching gift programs and will match their employees’ charitable contributions, which may double or even triple the size and impact of your original gift. Some companies also match gifts made by retirees and/or spouses. Contact your company’s human resources department to learn about your options!

Stocks, bonds and other assets

Earn a tax deduction and help Youth Conservation Corps when you donate appreciated securities. To initiate a transfer, please contact Robert Shears at (847) 508-7680 or rshears@youthconservationcorps.org.

Planned giving

Ensure your legacy in Lake County by making Youth Conservation Corps a beneficiary of your will or insurance policy. For more information, contact Bill Foltz at 847-623-0900 or bfotlz@youthconservationcorps.org

If you have questions or would like more information about the impacts of your gift, contact Bill Foltz at 847-623-0900 or bfotlz@youthconservationcorps.org.