Support Our Center
As a non-profit organization, The Life Enrichment Center at Oyster Bay relies on friends, corporations and other foundations to support the Center’s needs, programs and building maintenance. There are many ways to contribute including memorial or honorary donations, by purchasing our Historic Note Cards or Historic Oyster Bay Coverlets, supporting our Annual Friends Campaign, Annual Wellness Walk or Holiday Raffle or by supporting the other fundraisers we hold throughout the year. Individuals may give gifts of securities, real property, bequests, annuities and matching gifts. Gifts may be designated for general operating purposes, or they may be restricted to specific area projects.
Annual Circle of Friends Campaign
You can help us continue to serve our members by supporting this important fundraising campaign. As a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, we rely on public support so that we can fulfill our mission. Please consider making a donation to the Center…by doing so, you are demonstrating your belief in our mission and your commitment to the community’s senior residents. Click here to go to the Circle of Friends Campaign mailing.
Memorial and Honorary Donations
You may consider giving a meaningful gift that will be a lasting tribute to a friend or loved one. Memorial and Honorary donations can be made for numerous occasions, including retirement, wedding anniversaries, birthdays and graduations. The Life Enrichment Center at Oyster Bay will acknowledge your gift to your honoree or the family of the deceased. Contributions may be in any amount. Checks can be made out to The Life Enrichment Center at Oyster Bay. Click here to go to the Memorial and Honorary Donation form.
The Angela P. Koenig Fund
The Angela P. Koenig Fund has grown significantly since it was established in 2003 generating a portion of the Center’s operating budget. While this Fund will provide modest support for operating expenses in the future, the Center needs monetary assistance to continue to deliver the level and quality of services that the diversity of our membership requires. Click here to go to the Angela P. Koenig Fund form.
New York Charities
Leave a legacy that can help make a difference by remembering The Life Enrichment Center at Oyster Bay in your will.
Historic Note Cards for Sale
These beautiful historic note cards were created in 2004 by Eleanor Gregory, an artist at the center for many years. The note card packages measure 6-1/4″ x 4-1/4″ and contain depictions of nine historic sites: the First Presbyterian Church, the Oyster Bay Railroad Station, the Matinecock Lodge, Sagamore Hill, St. Dominic’s Church, the Moore Building, Christ Church, Raynham Hall Museum and the Earl Wightman House. They capture the history and spirit of the hamlet of Oyster Bay and are a perfect gift for family members and friends, both near and far. Click here to view the note cards and go to the order form.
Contributions to The Life Enrichment Center at Oyster Bay are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law. A copy of our most recent financial statement can be obtained from the NYS Department of Law – Charities Bureau.