The ODBC Foundation is a designated 501(c)(3) organization, and all monetary donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by tax laws. Please check with your tax or financial advisor should you have additional questions.
You can make an online contribution or send a check to the ODBC Foundation, 0 Prince Street, Alexandria, VA 22314.
Your contribution will go to the ODBC Foundation’s General Fund or you can specify the areas you want your contribution directed to:
The General Fund provides support for the various programs, activities and organizations that promote the mission of the ODBC and the ODBC Foundation, these include scholarships, community organizations and support for specific ODBC sponsored special events.
Crew Boosters and Scholarship Programs specifically support educational programs, scholarships and the Alexandria Crew Boosters (ACB). ODBC has supported crew programs since 1929 and works with ACB to continue to promote and enable the great rowing tradition in Alexandria.
Community Based Grants support charitable community, educational and environmental organizations in the City of Alexandria and surrounding environs, with a nexus to the Potomac River. They will also support activities that promote the history and culture of the City of Alexandria and the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Memorial Donations provide an opportunity to pay tribute to a life. Friends can be asked to donate to the same memorial. Donations can be made online or checks can be sent to the ODBC Foundation at 0 Prince Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
Sample wording to designate the ODBC Foundation as a beneficiary:
“In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of name can be made to the ODBC Foundation, 0 Prince Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
“In celebration of name’s life, the family asks that memorial contributions be made to the ODBC Foundation, 0 Prince Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
All ODBC Members who contribute will be recognized for their support of the ODBC Foundation.