Giving to VIBS

In 2019, VIBS served over 12,000 clients providing them with essential services needed to recover from violence, trauma and abuse and through community outreach and education to prevent future instances of violence. Your support will ensure that everyone who comes to VIBS will receive the assistance they need.

WAYS TO GIVE

MAKE A DONATION. Online donations can be made as a one-time gift or on a monthly recurring basis. Click “donate” button below to make your gift today. VIBS accepts all major credit cards — American Express, Discover, MasterCard and VISA. To make your donation over the phone, please contact the Development Office at (631) 360-3730.
Donations can also be mailed. Please make all checks payable to VIBS. 

VIBS 
185 Oval Drive
Islandia, NY 11749

GIVE IN HONOR OF A PERSON OR EVENT. To celebrate a person or event, you can make a donation to VIBS in their honor. Your will allow us to continue to create futures free of violence and help survivors heal. An acknowledgement note can be sent to the honoree, if that information is available and provided. 

GIVE IN MEMORY OF SOMEONE. The passing of a loved one is a painful time. You can give a gift in their memory and encourage others to do the same. An acknowledgement note can be sent to the family of the loved one you are remembering, if that information is available and provided. 

PLANNED GIVING. By including VIBS in your plans for the future, you can ensure that victims of violence will benefit directly from your generosity. Your choice to include VIBS in your will or trust comes with benefits to you and your family and to those VIBS serves daily.
To learn more about bequests, planned giving and your legacy contact development@vibs.org or call (631) 360-3730.

DONATE NEW ITEMS TO HELP VICTIMS
To learn more about items needed (clothing, school supplies, food items, gift cards, etc.) please call VIBS today.

VIBS is a 501(c)(3) organization, registered with the NY State Attorney General. VIBS will not share or otherwise distribute information about its donors or volunteers. Contributions to VIBS are deductible to the full extent of the law. A copy of  our financial statement may be obtained by writing to VIBS or the NYS Department of Law Office of the Attorney General, Charities Bureau, 120 Broadway, New York, NY 10271 or by contacting www.Guidestar.org

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Primary funding sources for VIBS’ programs include:
Suffolk County Department of Social Services, NYS Office of Children and Family Services, NYS Department of Health, NYS Crime Victims Board,  NYS Department of Criminal Justice Services, U.S. Office on Violence Against Women, United Way of Long Island, and many generous individuals, organizations, foundations, and businesses.