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Your Support Makes A Difference.

Each year, RMHC of the Red River Valley serves more than 700 families.
The generous support of donors like you makes this possible.

RMHC-RRV is a 501(c)3 organization.
All donations are tax-deductible and 100% stays local to benefit RMHC of the Red River Valley.
Donations of any amount are appreciated!

Gifts of Cash

Benefits of cash gifts:

  • Your gift will make an immediate impact on our mission.
  •  Your gift is eligible for an income tax deduction.

How to make a monetary gift:

    • Online
      To make a one-time or recurring donation on our secure server » click here.
    • By Mail
      Click to download and complete the » printable donation form and mail it with your check to:

      RMHC of the Red River Valley
      4757 Agassiz Crossing S
      Fargo ND 58104

    • By Telephone
      Call our office at » 701-232-3980 during regular business hours: 9 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday to give using your credit card. 

      When using Venmo, our handle is @RMHCFargo

If you call at another time outside of normal business hours, please leave a message and we will return your call.

IRA Rollover Gifts

Benefits of an IRA gift:

    • Make an immediate impact on our mission.
    • Avoid taxes on transfers up to $100,000 from your IRA direct to the Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Red River Valley.
    • Satisfy your Required Minimum Distribution (RMD) for the year

How to make a gift from your IRA:

  • Contact your IRA plan administrator to make a gift from your IRA to the Ronald McDonald House of the Red River Valley. To initiate the gift, you will need our tax ID number: 45-0365598.
  • Your IRA funds will be directly transferred to RMHC of the Red River Valley. Since the gift is coming directly from your IRA administrator, please contact us if you would like the gift used for a specific purpose.

Gifts of Stocks &
Appreciated
Securities

If you have stocks that have gained in value, you may be able to donate your stock and get a tax deduction for the fair market value of the stock and avoid capital gains tax on these donated stocks. Consult your tax advisor to get more information on whether this is a good transaction for you. To make a stock gift:

North Dakota
Tax Credit
Endowment Gifts

The state of North Dakota enables a giving opportunity for individuals and businesses that would like to give long-lasting support to RMHC of the Red River Valley.

Gifts of $5,000 or more by North Dakota residents to our qualified endowment fund receive a generous 40 percent North Dakota state income tax credit.

Benefits:

    • Allows your gift to provide a guaranteed source of income for the future needs of RMHC of the Red River Valley
    • You receive a 40 % North Dakota state income tax credit for qualifying gifts.

Details about your potential gift:

  • Only North Dakota residents are eligible for this giving opportunity.
  • Our qualified endowment fund is held at Dakota Medical Foundation in Fargo and all tax receipts are processed by Dakota Medical Foundation.
  • Make checks payable to RMHC of the Red River Valley Endowment Fund.
  • Mail or deliver the check to:

    Ronald McDonald House Charities
    of the Red River Valley
    4757 Agassiz Crossing S
    Fargo ND 58104

    or

    Dakota Medical Foundation
    4141 28th Ave S
    Fargo N 58104

    For gifts other than cash (checks), please contact Jill Christopher at 701-232-3980 or jill@rmhcfargo.org for further direction.

    EXAMPLE*

Impact Gift Federal Tax Savings deduction ND State Income Tax Credit "Cost" of Gift to the Donor
$5,000 -$1,400 -$2,000 $1,600
$25,000 -$7,000 -$10,000 $8,000
$50,000 -$14,000 -$20,000 $16,000

*Based on 28% tax Bracket
Examples are for illustration purposes only.
Please consult your attorney or accountant for specifics to your unique situation. This is a North Dakota tax credit and a federal deduction.

Gifts under $5,000 are greatly appreciated and are still tax-deductible, but do not qualify for this credit.

Planned Giving

Planned giving provides donors and non-profit organizations a unique connection that honors the wishes and life of the donor and also provides vital funding to the organization and cause.

There are many ways for you to ensure that your legacy of caring for others, as well as your support of RMHC of the Red River Valley, continues for years into the future.

We encourage you to discuss these options with your financial advisor.

Please contact Jill Christopher at 701-232-3980 or jill@rmhcfargo.org if you are interested in planning a future gift.

Vehicle Donations

Donate your used vehicle and support the RMHC of the Red River Valley.

Car, motorcycle, RV, and trailer donations to RMHC are fast, free, easy, and tax-deductible!

» Click here to begin!

We partner with Charitable Adult Rides & Services (CARS) – a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit that administers and also benefits from this donation – to facilitate vehicle donations.

Corporate Partnerships

Whether through monetary donations, in-kind gifts, or corporate volunteer groups, the support of businesses and organizations throughout our region is essential in helping us keep families close when it matters most.

We are deeply grateful for the commitment of our many corporate partners and look forward to helping you customize your organization’s giving experience with Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Red River Valley.

Please contact Jakelle Hoffmann at 701-232-3980 or  jakelle@rmhcfargo.org if your organization is interested in sponsoring an event, volunteering, or gifting monetarily or in-kind.

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