The purpose of The Foundation is to serve the mission of NYS AHPERD and provide financial support for scholarships, grants, advocacy or other professional activities approved by the Foundation Board of Trustees. The Foundation supports the Past Presidents Scholarship and the Jay B. Nash Scholarship. Once the Foundation has reached it's initial financial goal, our grant program will begin.
The value of your gift to the NYS AHPERD Foundation is immeasurable. NYS AHPERD is a 501 (c) 3 tax exempt organization, making all contributions tax deductible. All gifts made to the NYS AHPERD Foundation make a lasting impact for years to come.
The Foundation offers an opportunity for individuals to donate, bequest, and/or pledge financial support. Anyone contributing at the Diamond or Gold Benefactor level will be considered a Founding Benefactor *, if gifts are pledged prior to 12/31/2018. Contributors shall include the following levels:
We welcome individuals who wish to support the Foundation at a Benefactor level of contribution. Commitments can be made with one time or over time payments or a deferred gift in your will.
All NYS AHPERD benefactors shall be Honorary Trustees on the Foundation Board.
If you wish to become a Foundation Benefactor, please call Colleen C. Corsi, Executive Director at 315-823-1015.
Note: We encourage you to talk to your Tax Accountant to discuss your options and verify current tax laws prior to making your gift.