Ways to give to the Edward King House Senior Center

The Edward King House is an independent, 501C3 non-profit corporation and relies heavily on the generosity of donations, foundations, fundraising and grants to support the daily operation and programs of the center. Your gift to the Edward King House Senior Center funds the day-to-day operation which in turn delivers vital services to seniors within our community. Your gift, of any amount, is important to our mission and is greatly appreciated.

There are many ways to make your tax deductible contribution to the Edward King House.

Corporate and Personal Sponsorship

Information Regarding Sponsorship


Memorial Gifts and Tributes

Respect a loved one with a memorial contribution, or honor a friend or King House member with a tribute donation.

Special Occasions

Remember an anniversary, birthday, or other special occasion by making a contribution to the King House ~ it’s a meaningful gesture and a gift that will give lasting satisfaction.

Gift Memberships

Give a parent, spouse, friend, or relative the gift of ‘membership’ to the Edward King House.

Event Sponsorship

The Center hosts many special events each year that are open to the public including a fall cocktail party and a holiday silver tea. You or your company can sponsor either of these special events.

Matching Gifts

Whether you are retired or currently working, you may be eligible to have your contribution to the King House matched dollar for dollar if your employer operates a ‘matching gift’ program. Please check with your human resources representative to see if this is an option.

Planned Giving or a Bequest

If you are preparing your estate plan or already have done so, you can create a ‘legacy’ gift to the Edward King House Senior Center. A bequest of a specific amount or percent of your estate will ensure the work of the King House continues and it’s future secure to benefit tomorrow’s seniors.

Donate Now 

Your contribution to the Edward King House is tax deductible. Please make your check payable to Edward King House Senior Center and mail or bring it to 35 King Street, Newport, RI 02840.  If you would like to speak with us about donating please call the center at 401-846-7426 and ask for Carmela Geer, Executive Director. 

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