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Thank you for your Support!

Give the Gift of Essential Services

Your contribution will be a step forward in our goal of maintaining a healthy vibrant community and to continue the mission and vision of North Shore Area Partners. Helping our elders remain living in the community strengthens and enhances the place we all call home.

What Your Donation Could Provide

$20: Provides one hour of counseling to a caregiver

$50: Provides one half days worth of volunteer coordination

$100: Provides 4 rides from Silver Bay to medical appointments

$200: Provides 8 months of emergency phone service to an elder

$500: Provides gas to deliver meals on wheels for an entire year

$6000: Supports the entire program for one month

NSAP is a tax-exempt 501(c)3 organization. Contributions are tax-deductible for federal income tax purposes. Our Federal Tax identification number is EIN # 20-1156990.

Ways to Give

Make a One-time or Recurring Donation

Make a one-time donation or recurring monthly donations via PayPal, credit or debit card.

You may also mail your check or cash to:

North Shore Area Partners

36 Shopping Center Rd.

Silver Bay, MN 55614

Prefer to give by phone? Please call 218-226-3635 and we will assist you!

Legacy Giving

Leaving a legacy gift to North Shore Area Partners is a great way to honor your lifetime values, and make a difference in the community while reducing your tax burden now and into the future. Below are a couple ways to help us through planned giving:

 

  • IRA Rollover Benefit: The IRA charitable rollover option allows individual taxpayers 72 and over, to donate up to $100,000 from their individual retirement accounts (IRAs) and Roth IRAs to charitable nonprofits without having to treat the withdrawals as taxable income. It provides the opportunity to give to the causes you are interested in without adverse tax consequences.

  • Estate Planning: There are a number of ways to include North Shore Area Partners in your estate plan. Here is some sample language you can present to your attorney:

    • I bequeath [the sum of  $__] [all the rest, residue, and remainder of my estate] [an amount equal to __% of the net value of my estate to North Shore Area Partners (Tax Identification # 20-1156990), a nonprofit organization located in Silver Bay, MN. [Optional:] It is my intent that this bequest be used for [specific program area].

  • Life Insurance Policy: You can name North Shore Area Partners as the owner and beneficiary of a new or existing life insurance policy. A gift of life insurance is separate from your estate and has no effect on its assets. Please consult a financial advisor or lawyer for more information.​

  • Asset-Stocks, Bonds, Mutual Funds: If you own stocks, bonds, or mutual funds shares that are traded on certain stock exchanges, you can donate them to North Shore Area Partners. The impact on your taxes is substantial. Please consult a financial advisor for more information on how to go about making this kind of donation.

Our organization earned a 2021 Gold Seal of Transparency! Now, everyone can learn more about our programs and areas served and find us on social media. Check out our updated #NonprofitProfile on Candid!

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Double Your Donation! Matching Gift Opportunity

You can double your donation to NSAP for free! Many companies generously match their employees' charitable contributions, making your gift go even further at no additional cost to you.


Requesting a matching gift is normally a five minute process which must be initiated by the donor. You can do this by filling out and submitting a paper match form provided by your employer or through an electronic submission process.