Donor Information

The Chapel Hill-Carrboro Meals on Wheels program receives NO FEDERAL OR STATE FUNDING. Simple monetary contributions (even made on behalf of someone else), various types of planned giving, vehicle donations, in-kind gifts of goods and services, etc. are but a few of the ways in which you can play a part in furthering our work in the community. For more information, please click the links below:

Important Numbers | Donate Money | Special Considerations | Charitable Affiliates |

IMPORTANT NUMBERS

  • EIN: 59-1721954
  • United Way Agency  
  • CFC (Combined Federal Campaign) Donor Code: 87498
  • SECC (State Employees Combined Campaign) Donor Code: 3849

Please bear in mind that Chapel Hill-Carrboro Meals on Wheels program is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization, and donations made to Meals on Wheels are generally tax deductible. Always seek the advice of a tax professional when determining whether your contributions qualify for deduction.

DONATE MONEY

We are happy to accept any financial contribution you choose to make.

  • To give online, please use the secure Donate button in the upper right-hand corner of the page.
  • To give by mail, please send a check or money order to:

Chapel Hill-Carrboro Meals on Wheels
PO Box 2102
Chapel Hill NC 27515

  • To give by phone, please call the Meals on Wheels office at 919-942-2948 (with your MasterCard or Visa number on hand).

SPECIAL CONSIDERATIONS

GIFT GIVING/HONORARIUM:

You can designate any gift as an honorarium by simply including the individual’s name and mailing address. Meals on Wheels will send that special someone a lovely card indicating that a gift has been made in their name. (If you wish it to contain a personalized message, please include that with the person’s contact information.)

COMBINED CAMPAIGNS:

If your employer participates in the CFC (Combined Federal Campaign) or the SECC (State Employees Combined Campaign), you can donate to CHCMOW directly by choosing us as one of your charities. The codes for  are as follows:

  • CFC (Combined Federal Campaign) Donor Code: #CFC 87498
  • SECC (State Employees Combined Campaign) Donor Code: #SECC 3849

PLANNED GIVING – BEQUESTS:

Once you have discussed with your attorney or financial-planning professional how giving to CHCMOW can be in both your best interest and that of the community we serve, please consider any of the various forms of bequests that can be made to support our mission.

  • Specific Bequests are usually a stated dollar amount. They can also be a gift of securities, real estate or other tangible personal property.
  • Residual Bequests name Chapel Hill-Carrboro Meals on Wheels  to receive all or a percentage of the remainder of an estate after specific bequests have been fulfilled.
  • Contingent Bequests take effect only if all primary beneficiaries named in the will have deceased prior to the donor. Declaring Chapel Hill-Carrboro Meals on Wheels   a contingent beneficiary can prevent the property from going to the state if there are no heirs.

If you have questions or want to find out more about planned giving to CHCMOW, please contact the Executive Director by phone at 919-942-2948 or by email at Stacey@chcmow.org

PLANNED GIVING – LIFE INSURANCE:

Once you have discussed with you attorney or financial-planning professional how giving to Chapel Hill-Carrboro Meals on Wheels can be in both your best interest and that of the community we serve, please consider any of the various ways life insurance policies can be used to support our mission.

  • Beneficiary: You can designate Chapel Hill-Carrboro Meals on Wheels as the beneficiary of an existing policy.
  • Owner & Beneficiary: You can transfer an existing policy to Chapel Hill-Carrboro Meals on Wheels making the organization the owner and beneficiary.
  • New policy: You can take out a new policy with Chapel Hill-Carrboro Meals on Wheels as the owner and/or beneficiary.

If you have questions or want to find out more about giving life insurance to Chapel Hill-Carrboro Meals on Wheels  please contact the Executive Director by phone at 919-942-2948 or by email at Stacey@chcmow.org

Charitable Affiliates

We are fortunate to be affiliated with various organizations and services that allow you to make a significant contribution to our mission in the course of carrying out your daily errands, shopping, and web surfing. You can:

  • Shop online at Smile.Amazon.com and help raise money for Chapel Hill-Carrboro Meals on Wheels
  • Go to goodsearch.com, select “Chapel Hill-Carrboro Meals on Wheels” as the charity you want to support, then search the internet as usual. CHCMOW receives a $0.01 each time you do that.
  • Embed the “badge” from Network for Good on your organization’s website, thereby allowing your visitors to see you support Chapel Hill-Carrboro Meals on Wheels, and providing them the opportunity to do likewise.
  • Activate Good