Donation Questions Answered
Are my online donations secured?
Yes. The Valley Food Bank's website is equipped with a secure server to process your credit card donation.
Can I setup an automatic monthly gift to the food bank?
Yes. You can elect to make a one-time gift or make a recurring donation using our secure online donation page.
What do you do to protect my privacy?
Can I direct how my gift will be used to help people?
Yes. You may direct your gift to the area of need that is most important to you, or you can designate your gift to where it is most needed.
Are my donations tax-deductible?
Yes, to the fullest extent allowed by law. The Rescue Mission Alliance is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that is qualified to receive tax-deductible donations. Contributions to a charitable organization are generally deductible by individuals who itemize their deductions on their tax returns. We recommend you consult with a tax professional regarding how your contributions may impact your tax situation.
What is your primary source of support?
The majority of our funding comes from caring individuals. We also receive generous support from churches, foundations, businesses and other organizations. The food bank does not receive government funds.
What kind of donations do you accept?
There are many ways you can support the food bank. We accept gift in kind donations food and hygiene supplies. Monetary donations are always appreciated. There are creative ways to give to the food bank through estate planning, stocks, mutual funds and real estate. Click here for more information.