Corporate Support Opportunities

Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program

Overview

The Pennsylvania legislature enacted and launched the Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program in 2001. The program offers corporations tax credits for donating to organizations that provide low- and middle-income families private school and prekindergarten scholarships, as well as organizations that support innovative public school programs.

Business Application Timeline
May 15 – Business applicants who have fulfilled their 2-year commitment and wish to reapply in FY 15/16 to renew their 2-year commitment.
May 15 – Businesses who are in the middle of their 2-year commitment.
July 1 – All other businesses including Pre-K business applications. Beginning in FY 15/16 business firms may agree to provide the same amount of contribution to a Pre-K scholarship organization for two consecutive years.
Uses
Tax credits may be applied against the tax liability of a business for the tax year in which the contribution was made.
Funding
Tax credits equal to 75 percent of its contribution up to a maximum of $750,000 per taxable year. Can be increased to 90 percent of the contribution, if business agrees to provide same amount for two consecutive tax years. For contributions to Pre-Kindergarten Scholarship Organizations, a business may receive a tax credit equal to 100 percent of the first $10,000 contributed and up to 90 percent of the remaining amount contributed up to a maximum credit of $200,000 annually.
Get More Information on the EITCP.

Put Your Tax Credits to Work in Your Community

Instead of letting Harrisburg decide where to spend your money.
You can put your taxes to work right here in your own community. The Walk In Art Center is eligible to receive EITCP tax credits.

Help us fulfill our mission o inspire, equip and celebrate the cultural and creative talent of Schuylkill County.

College Students Lear ant The Walk In Art Center
Our art programs reach community members of all ages
Kids learning at WIAC

Community Collaboration

To extend our reach into the community the WIAC collaborates with many local organizations to assist them in full-filling their missions as well. Some of the organizations we collaborate with include:

  • Healthy Haven through Schuylkill County Vision -
  • Schuylkill County Womens Business Connection – Bringing merchandise to
  • Diakon Lutheran Social Ministries – faith based group that offers activities to seniors.
  • League of Lititaries -
  • IU29 Schuylkill County – alternative education institution for students with special needs
  • Penn State Thon Organization – Penn State University Philanthropic Organization where students and alumni raise money for adolescent cancer.
  • United Way - support numerous local agencies that offered human services at little or no cost.
  • Schuylkill Chamber of Commerce - is dedicated to serving its members and affiliates with value-added programs and services, and improving the quality of life and economic vitality of our county.
  • Our Haven Foundation - to encourage members of the community to adopt a healthier lifestyle through the use of community resources.
  • Greater Schuylkill Haven Area Business Association - promotes the betterment of the businesses located in or around the Borough of Schuylkill Haven
  • Schuylkill County Quilters Guild

LArge group of kids learning at WIAC summer art camp

The Walk In Art Center Sponsors Many Community Programs

As part of our mission the WIAC sponsors many programs to benefit our community. Some of our community programs include:

  • Home School Art Program
  • Educational School Tours
  • Pawcasso Event
  • Schuylkill Haven Historical Society
  • Book Signing for local autors
  • Spirit of the Holidays Art Tour
  • Bridal Fair
  • Knitting Circle
  • Student Art Exhibition
  • Artist Association
  • Folk Art Program

Adult Art History Class at the Walk In Art Center
Young kids at Walk In Art Center Art Camp

How You Can Help

Your tax deductible donation will help the Walk In Art Center provide subsidized tuition classes to the public. And fund scholarships for WIAC Summer Art Camps.
To donate now click the Donate button at the bottom of this page.

If you would like more information on how your company can help the Walk In Art Center fulfill our mission to inspire, equip and celebrate the cultural and creative talent of Schuylkill County, Please contact us.


Yes! You Can Help

Volunteer Time

There are always opportunities to volunteer at the Walk In Art Center, why not join us and help us fulfill our mission to inspire, equip and celebrate the cultural and creative talent of Schuylkill County. Volunteering not only helps us, it helps the community. Get a great sense of satisfaction by doing your part to help!
Sign Up to Volunteer Today!

Send a Donation

You can help the Walk In Art Center fulfill our mission by sending us a donation.
• It’s Fast
• It’s Easy
• You can do it Now

Just click the donate button above. You can Donate using your PayPal account or with a credit card. Please consider the ongoing monthly donation option and PayPal will automatically send your monthly donation for you.

Amazon Smiles

The Walk In Art Center is registered on Amazon as part of the Smile Amazon Campaign. If you shop on Amazon, why not benefit the Walk In Art Center.
 
What is Amazon Smile? 

  • Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible Amazon Smile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice (Walk In Art Center).
  • Amazon Smile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service.
  • Support your charitable organization by starting your shopping at smile.amazon.com.


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The Walk In Art Center is a
501(C)(3) Non Profit Organization.
We are located at:
220 Parkway Ave.
Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972

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