The mission of the Jonnycake Center of Westerly is to provide a continuum of services in cooperation with other agencies in our service area to assist people through crisis situations & work with each individual to find a path out of dependency toward self-sufficiency.

Through Planned Giving, you are supporting the Jonnycake Center in living it’s mission into the future. Your gift will steer the organization, allowing it to develop programs, add services, and continue to serve those with the greatest need in our community. Your gift will have a sizable, long-lasting effect on thousands of  you neighbors.

Avenues for Giving

1. Memorial Gifts

(gifts in honor of/in memory of)

Upon major life milestone such as marriage/birth/death

2. Gifts of Stock, Investments, and Annuities

Support the Center while benefiting from tax free savings


i. IRA Charitable Rollover
Individuals who have reached age 70½ can donate up to $100,000 to charitable organizations directly from their Individual Retirement Account (IRA), without treating the distribution as taxable income


ii. Contribution of Long-term Appreciated Securities — i.e. stocks, bonds and/or mutual funds that have realized significant appreciation over time — are exempt from capital gains taxes.


iii. Annuities — a fixed sum donated to the organization each year.

3. Planned Gift
Support our community by making lasting contributions to the organization through your estate.

Contact our Director of Development, Bambi Poppick to discuss your gift today.

401.377.8069 ext. 105