We rely on your donationsWe don't charge our members a fee and most of our programs are free as well. We think it's important for everyone to have access to our programs, regardless of their ability to pay. But we do have operating costs. To cover them, we ask those who value what we do to support us. Your financial support helps us reach more people over 50 who want to make a difference through work, service and social action. A majority of our annual budget comes from donations and every penny goes to support our programs. Any amount you can give is welcome and contributes to our impact!Become a Champion! Champions are our members and friends who offer their support in lieu of membership or program fees. They see value in what we offer and want to help us continue our programs. Other organizations like ours charge between $25 and $125 each year for membership and between $10 and $40 for each program. Your support in any amount is welcome. And we'll thank you by adding you to our Wall of Fame and by inviting you to occasional special events.Be a Sustaining Donor!Sustaining donors help us underwrite the ongoing expenses related to our work. Your gift of $500 or more makes you a Sustaining Donor and entitles you to recognition on the Thank You page of our website. We'd also like to hear your suggestions about our programs and services.To make a donation > To donate by credit card or debit card, click DONATE below and fill in the requested information. > To donate by check, make your check payable to Encore Boston Network and mail to 20 Chemung St, Stoughton, MA 02072. > To donate from a charitable gift fund, donor advised fund, family foundation, or IRA, our EIN# is 81-1530530 (for questions, contact us).Please remember that many employers will match your donation. Ask for your company’s matching gift form and follow the directions.We appreciate every donation and will formally thank you and acknowledge your contribution for tax purposes.Encore Boston Network is a 501c3 nonprofit organization and donations are tax deductible to the extent provided by law.