Support Us

There are Many Ways to Show Your Support for Venture Outdoors. As a nonprofit, Venture Outdoors relies on the support of the public to make everything we do possible.

Memberships keep us running, but did you know you can also give Venture Outdoors the gift of stock, have your donations matched by your employer, or shop via Amazon Smile and earmark a portion of your purchases for Venture Outdoors?

Are you looking to get your business involved with Venture Outdoors? We offer sponsorship packages to companies of all sizes.

And, of course, we’re eternally grateful for everything our volunteers do – from data entry, tabling events, and leading our trips! Find out how you can get involved as a Venture Outdoors Volunteer today!

Other Ways to Support Us

Donating in honor or memory of someone, or if you’re a current Member looking to give an additional gift (thanks!) please complete our donation form to contribute the amount of your choice to Venture Outdoors.

Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match any charitable contributions or volunteer hours made by their employees. Visit your employer’s human resources office to find out if your company has a matching gift policy. In addition to your company’s resources, we’ve compiled this partial list of companies with matching gift and volunteer grant programs.

Workplace giving programs including United Way provide an easy way to donate to Venture Outdoors on a schedule that works for you – weekly, monthly, or annually. Sign up for your employer’s workplace giving campaign and use automatic payroll deduction to make your donation today. Our United Way Contributor Choice Number is 1529517.

Please browse this partial list of companies with matching gift and volunteer grant programs.

Shopping at Amazon? You can support Venture Outdoors at the same time AmazonSmile. Start your Amazon shopping and select Venture Outdoors as your charitable organization of choice. 0.05% of sales made on their website will be donated back to us, at no extra charge to you!

Contribute stock or mutual funds that you’ve held for more than a year to Venture Outdoors! You won’t have to pay taxes on the capital gain, and you’ll also receive a charitable deduction on the full market value of the gift if you’re eligible to itemize.

You’ll receive a tax-deduction, CARS will handle the pickup, and Venture Outdoors will receive a donation when you donate your vehicle (working or not)!
Not just limited to cars, trucks, or motor boats, CARS Vehicle Donation service accepts hundreds of donated items, including kayaks, bicycles, lawnmowers, and wheelchairs. You can view a full list of accepted items and start the easy donation process today.

“LOVE the Venture Outdoors organization. Thank you for everything you do for the Pittsburgh community. You have helped make such a difference in helping to get people outside.
- Pedal-Paddle-Peduto Participant
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Interested in learning about sponsorship? Email Donna Bour, Development and Communications Director.