Trains In The Valley’s mission is to advocate for improved and expanded passenger rail service in our region but we need YOUR HELP to make this happen.
Please help make this happen by becoming a Friend of Trains In The Valley with your donation.
Your generous gift sustains our on-going efforts, which cannot happen without your support.
Your contribution today will help us to
- Enhance and maintain our website. This includes the on-going expense of hosting the website and the software that we use to manage and edit the content that we prepare and use on the site.
- Produce printed materials to promote the use of passenger rail in our region — as example, the Valley Flyer / Vermonter Schedule Overview that is printed and distributed at the stations in Greenfield and Northampton.
- Expand the reach of the Facebook advertising that we use to raise awareness of the available passenger rail services our region and the work of Trains In The Valley.
- Support our advocacy efforts to improve and expand passenger rail service in the Pioneer Valley.
These amounts are suggested donations.
How to Donate
The easiest way to make a donation to support the work of Trains In The Valley is by clicking on the box below and making a donation by credit card.
The link will direct you to a payment page hosted by PayPal.
If you wish to make a donation by check please download and print out the form linked below and mail it in along with your check.
Printable Donation Form (PDF)
Please note that Train In The Valley is not a tax-exempt organization under Internal Revenue Code Section 501(c)(3).
Therefore, when you make a donation directly to Trains In The Valley using the link above (or by check) your donation is not deductible on your tax return.
If you wish to make a tax-deductible donation we ask that you contribute to the Pioneer Valley Regional Ventures Center, Inc. (PVRVC), a tax-exempt Section 501(c)(3) organization.
The PVRVC has agreed to act as an interim fiscal sponsor¹ for our organization. This means that donations made to the PVRVC, to benefit the work of Trains In The Valley, will be used exclusively to support the work of our organization.
To make a tax-deductible donation please print the form below and mail it along with your check made out to Pioneer Valley Regional Ventures Center, Inc.
¹Fiscal sponsorship is an agreement through which an organization without tax-exempt status — but which could qualify for it — partners with an existing tax-exempt organization in order to receive donations and grants.
Detailed information about the organization, including our financial reports, can be found on these pages:
Page last updated: December 5, 2019
Page last reviewed: December 3, 2019