People 1st is a non-profit registered under section 501(c)3 of the IRS code. This means gifts are tax deductible of a federal tax return. We have setup several means by which donations can be made:
1. Checks can be mailed to:
73 River St
Bridgeport, CT 06604
2. Credit card donations are securely processed by Squareup.com
FEED THE VULNERABLE FUND
Donations to this fund are used only to offer discounts to the most vulnerable households in our area. These households are identified through the government WIC (Women, Infants and Children) and SNAP (formerly “food stamps”) programs or through registrations at local food pantries.
CT Angel Investor Tax Credit Program
People 1st is listed as a qualified CT business such that investments can receive a 25% tax credit. If interested in this program, contact us for more information about the program and process.
There are opportunities relative to:
- Gathering information: The detailed needs in this area are constantly changing, please use the contact form below to indicate interest in assisting in this area.
- Construction: We are nearly done with the removal of unwanted aspects of the rooms in the warehouse. Once that completes we will start building up the needed walls/insulation and then the warehousing and vertical farm area. Please use the contact form below to indicate interest in assisting with these activities.
- Fund Raising: Beyond giving personally and passing our website on to those in your network, hosting a gathering is a great way to support our mission. Please use the contact form below to indicate interest in assisting in this manner.