Ways To Give

Membership – Membership connects people and organizations to the Crown Point Mission. All programs incorporate the spirit of community, but membership formalizes the Crown Point community.

Membership begins each January.

Annual Appeal – A year-long endeavor beginning in the fall, Annual Appeal endorses and perpetuates Crown Point’s Mission.

Fundraising Events – Crown Point hosts two major fundraising events each year — The Annual Organic Plant Sale in May or Taste of the Earth Dinner and Auction in August.

Dr. Sandra Kay and Magdalyn E. Hausfeld Living Endowment Fund at Akron Community Foundation – Provides a permanent fund for the ongoing support and sustainability of children’s educational programs and gardens at Crown Point in recognition of Dr. Sandra Kay Hausfeld and her loving mother, Magdalyn.

Margaret Thorp Crown Point Development Endowment Fund at Akron Community Foundation – Provides a permanent fund for capital improvements to Crown Point facilities and equipment which support our sustainable land use and education programs.

Honorariums and Memorials – A way to remember friends and relatives through honorariums and memorials.   Please call our Development Coordinator, at 330-668-8992, ext. 112. We will work with you to create an appropriate legacy to honor your loved one.

Employer Donation Match Program – Does your employer have a matching gifts program? If yes, you can double the benefit of your gift by notifying your employer of your contribution to Crown Point. If you are unsure about a matching gifts program at your company, please call our Development Coordinator at 330-668-8992. We’re happy to assist you.

Car Donation Program – through a partnership with the Center for Car Donations, LLC, Crown Point can become a beneficiary when you donate a car, boat, motor homes, trucks, motorcycle, farm equipment or recreational vehicle.  CCD staff will make all of the arrangements for free pickup of the donated vehicle