Ways to Give
Donors and sponsors help fulfill our mission. 100% of your donation goes toward serving the clients. You can make a big impact on children and adults with disabilities in our community. It is our mission to provide opportunities that allow for people with disabilities of all ages greater independence, self-sufficiency, and participation in our community. There are many ways to give that will both help us continue to offer life-changing services and programs, and help you meet your personal charitable goals.
Attend or sponsor an event
Tesh holds three special events each year: the Tesh Fest Benefit Dinner and Auction on September 10, 2021; Pathways to Independence Luncheon on November 2, 2021; and the annual Hangover Handicap Fun Run held January 1, 2022.
Who is Tesh?
Tesh, Inc. is a private not-for-profit 501(c)3 organization offering choices and opportunities to people of all ages with disabilities seeking greater independence, self-sufficiency, and participation in their communities in North Idaho. Tesh, Inc. offers Child Development, Independent Living, and Employment programs to enhance individuals' opportunities for a full and meaningful life.
Why choose Tesh to receive your charitable dollars?
Charitable donations when made to a qualifying charity like Tesh result in a deduction on individual and corporate Federal and State tax returns. In addition, donations to Tesh, Inc. qualify you to receive a youth and rehabilitation facility state tax credit, even if you do not itemize.
How does the tax credit work?
When you make a donation to Tesh, Inc., that amount is deductible on your Federal and Idaho income tax returns as an itemized deduction, which reduces the amount of income tax due. You will also receive a credit against your Idaho income tax. The credit is limited to the smaller of the following: 50% of the amount contributed, 20% of your Idaho Tax due, or $100 ($200 if married filing a joint return.)
|Individual Taxpayers||Corporate Taxpayers|
|15% Bracket||25% Bracket||$50-75K||$75-100K|
|Single||Married||Single||Married||Income level||Income Level|
|Federal Tax Savings||($30)||($60)||($50)||($100)||($250)||($340)|
|Idaho Tax Savings||($12)||($24)||($15)||($30)||($76)||($76)|
|Idaho Tax Credit||($100)||($200)||($100)||($200)||($500)||($500)|
|After Tax Cost to Donor||$58||$116||$35||$70||$174||$84|