Other Ways to Give


By Mail

Make checks payable to Insight Santa Cruz and mail to: 

Insight Santa Cruz
740 Front Street, Suite 240, 
Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4554

Online with a Bill Pay Service

Many banks and financial institutions support automatic monthly mailed and electronic transfer of money.  

Changes to Online Giving

If you have been giving through Network for Good, we would like you to consider changing to another online service. Click here for our preferred choices. This will help control costs and provide you a richer set of methods to make donations. If you need to sign in to your Network for Good account then please use this link to their sign-in page.

Charitable IRA Rollovers

If you are age 70-1/2 or older, you are eligible to make a charitable distribution to Insight Santa Cruz from your traditional IRA without having to count the transfer as income for federal income tax purposes. To begin the process review the IRS Qualified charitable distributions information here and contact Contact your IRA plan administrator to see if you qualify.

Other Donations including Stock Donations

Click here for information on offering a gift of appreciated securities, such as stocks or mutual funds. All donations must adhere to our Gift Acceptance Policy.

Amazon Smile

If you are buying on Amazon, sign up through Amazon Smile and choose Insight Santa Cruz as the charity to support. A percentage of your eligible purchases will be donated to Insight Santa Cruz. Sign up here.


When you register your grocery club card or credit/debit cards with eScrip, participating merchants donate a small percentage of your purchases to ISC. You will still keep all rewards associated with your card. Click here to register. If you are already enrolled in eScrip, click here to log in and add Insight Santa Cruz to your list of supported groups. 

Buying and Selling a Home Locally

ISC member Alice Tarail is a longtime real estate broker with 20 years of experience in Santa Cruz County. If she helps you to either purchase or sell a home, she will donate 10 percent of any commission she earns to ISC. Contact Alice Tarail by email or 831-334-3328.

Year-end Acknowledgements

Insight Santa Cruz sends a donation tax receipt to donors in late January of each year. 

For questions about any of these programs, email the ISC Treasurer.

Insight Santa Cruz is a 501(c)(3) organization, tax ID EIN 77-0567516