The WNC Foundation ensures that you can invest in our students and programs with confidence and ease. We perform due diligence of our fund management, maintain compliance with IRS guidelines and respond rapidly to fund-related inquires. Your investment through the WNC Foundation helps create opportunities – chief among them, employment. Your investment helps students earn an education and get jobs – jobs they can raise a family on, jobs careers can be built upon.
What you can expect when you invest in Western Nevada College
- Connection to our college community
- Personalized and professional service
- Recognition and appreciation as College Donors
- Responsible financial management of funds
You can donate using your credit card. You can also note the specific program you’d like to donate toward in the “description line”. Keep in mind a credit card fee will be assessed to the Foundation with credit card donations.
You can donate using your credit card. By selecting the option “monthly gift” your donation will recur monthly. This offers important sustainability to WNC’s operations.
Please support WNC whenever you shop at Amazon.com. Amazon will donate .05% of eligible purchases to the WNC Foundation each time you shop. Simply click the link to register the WNC Foundation for your Amazon Smile donations.
If a life insurance policy is fully paid, a charitable contribution is generally the replacement cost of the policy, or the cost basis, whichever is less. A policy which is not fully paid may also be given. A charitable contribution is allowed for approximately the cash surrender value or the cost basis, if less. Ongoing premiums are also deductible.
Employee Payroll Deductions
WNC faculty and staff can fill out an employee payroll deduction form. Or, you can stop by Foundation office in room 145 of the Bristlecone building to discuss how you’d like your donation to benefit the college and fill out a form in person.
Gifts by Checks
Gifts made with checks can be sent to the Foundation office:
Western Nevada College Foundation
Room 145 Bristlecone
2201 College Parkway
Carson City, Nevada 89703
Tangible personal property may be deducted at the fair market value of the property without the payment of any tax on the appreciation, provided the property has been owned for more than one year.
Consider including The WNC Foundation in your will or trust. Annuities and trusts are available, which can provide income for life as well as considerable tax advantages.