gathering dust in storage. If you itemize your taxes you now have an
opportunity to donate that equipment and receive a tax deduction for
We are a high school outing club in Western Mass. that recently
received a donation from a local skier of seven pairs of tele skis,
with bindings. The problem now is generating a supply of boots and
poles, etc. to go with the skis.
Our local education support foundation, the Mary Lyon Education Fund,
will act as the official recipient of any donated equipment and is a
non-profit with 501C tax status.
We are not particular. Anything and everything will be accepted.
Single poles or single climbing skins could be very useful if multiple
people end up donating such items.
Please give this request your consideration. If you feel that you can
help, send your donations to:
Mohawk Trail Regional High School Outing Club c/o Philip Lussier
26 Ashfield Rd.
Shelburne Falls, MA 01370
Enclose a note with your estimate of the market value of the donated
items. You will receive a thank you letter from the MLEF for a
donation of that value.
If you have further questions you can call: 413-628-9811, email
www.mohawk.mtrsd.k12.ma.us or visit the Mary Lyon Foundation website
Thanks for any help you can give us.