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Businesses and individuals can donate goods and services to the United Breast Cancer Foundation.  Please download the UBCF GIK Form and submit to Beth Reichart, Director of Operations, Beth@ubcf.org

Gifts of goods or services that UBCF would otherwise have to pay for are as good as gold. Your generous gift is essential to assuring that UBCF focuses our resources on our mission. Gifts in kind mean lower costs for UBCF so more funds can be directed to our seven patient and family programs, assisting more women, men and families nation-wide. UBCF could benefit from the following kinds of donations:

  • Housewares for our clientsall mattresses
  • Small appliances for our clients
  • Cleaning services for our clients
  • Counseling services for our clients
  • Gift Cards for our clients
  • Office supplies & Postage
  • Photography services
  • Marketing and Communications services
  • Special Event Planning
  • Auction Items
  • Timeshares
  • Vehicles


Under current tax law, donors who wish to receive a tax deduction for gifts over $500 but less than $5,000, must file a completed IRS Form 8283 which must then be signed by UBCF’s director. For gifts exceeding $5,000 the donor must secure a formal appraisal to accompany filing IRS Form 8283. The value of the gift should be determined by the donor prior to transfer to UBCF. If necessary (for gifts valued at over $5000), a copy of the appraisal should also be submitted to UBCF.  Information on IRS Form 8283 (the form and instructions on filling out the form) can be found at:  www.irs.gov/uac/Form-8283,-Noncash-Charitable-Contributions IRS law prohibits the United Breast Cancer Foundation and other staff from appraising materials or UBCF paying for or arranging for appraisals. Pertinent information is available in IRS Publication No. 561 “Determining the Value of Donated Property”. Because tax laws change frequently, it is advisable that donors seek professional tax or estate counsel prior to making a gift. To donate your product or service to the United Breast Cancer Foundation, please call 877-822-4287 x 702 or e-mail us, Beth@ubcf.org