Ways To Support The Fort!
As a non-profit 501 (c)(3) entity, the Fred Wells Tennis & Education Center brings people together of all ages, abilities, and backgrounds to embrace the lifelong game of tennis while serving under-resourced youth with the support of the Community. We need your help in continuing to deliver our mission to thousands of people annually.
We offer several different options for giving including:
Online Through Club Auto
Online through Club Auto (we recommend if you are going to give and are a patron of The Fort, you use Club Auto as we do not get charged extra to use it, unlike Cardpointe or PayPal.)
Click here to pay online with a credit card. VISA, MasterCard, Discover and American Express accepted.
Please make checks payable to Fred Wells Tennis & Education Center. Checks can be mailed directly to Fred Wells Tennis & Education Center, 100 Federal Drive S., St. Paul, MN 55111. Attn: Esther Tsai
To set up a recurring gift payment schedule, click here. When asked if you would like to make your gift a monthly donation, please select “yes” and complete the remainder of the form before hitting submit. Once you have done that, a member of the Fred Wells staff at Fred Wells will follow up with you to set up your recurring gift.
Stocks and Securities
Donating appreciated stocks and securities to the Fred Wells Tennis & Education Center provides you with specific benefits, including an income-tax charitable deduction for fair-market value and avoidance of capital gains tax. Please complete the following Gift of Stock form to begin this transaction.
Note: As with all gifts, you should consult with your tax adviser to confirm that it is advantageous for you to contribute appreciated securities.
Your gift to the Fred Wells Tennis & Education Center can go even further if your company offers employee matching gifts. Please send your company’s matching gift form to: Fred Wells Tennis & Education Center, 100 Federal Drive, St. Paul, MN 55111. Attn: Esther Tsai.
Click here and have a portion of all your purchases on Amazon come back to The Fort.
If you are an individual or business with in-kind goods and services to offer, i.e. construction, IT, printing,photography,video production,event planning, etc., please contact Lisa Mushett at email@example.com to discuss partnership opportunities.
We have plenty of volunteer opportunities available. Please complete our short volunteer inquiry form by clicking here to let us know your interests and availability.
For more information about giving opportunities with The Fort, please contact Ursula Shute at (612) 252-8367, ext. 115 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.