How Can You Help?
Advent House is an outreach ministry of the
Perinton Ecumenical Ministries, Inc. We are supported by the
people of the churches and community at large, grants, United Way
Donor Option, special events, memorials and donations.
You can provide financial support by making a
pledge to enable the services of Advent House to continue.
This gift can be made by a check made out to
Advent House and sent to Advent House, 1010 Moseley Road,
Fairport, NY 14450. We are unable to accept online donations
at this time. Donations can also be made via automatic
transfer direct from your bank. Contact Jeanne Kremers, Advent
House Business Manager, at 223-6112, to set up an automatic bank
transfer. All donations are tax deductible.
If you feel that you can share time or money to
help those we care for at Advent House, or you would like more
information, please call (585) 223-6112.
This Holiday season (and all
year-around!) when you are making your on-line purchases from
Amazon.com, please consider donating to the Advent House
through their AmazonSmile Foundation program. At
the end of your purchase, Amazon.com customers may select a
charitable organization (Perinton Ecumenical Ministries dba Advent
House) and then the AmazonSmile Foundation donates to the Advent
House (the foundation covers the administrative expenses).
Thanks for considering
Advent House for this corporate giving program!
Gifts of Stock
It is possible to help others
families who need the compassion care of Advent House. Your gift
of stock to Advent House ensures that the free, quality care and
support that our staff and volunteers deliver will be available in
future years. Gifts of appreciated stock allow donors to bypass
capital gains taxes and receive a charitable tax deduction.
To transfer stock, simply complete a “Gift of Securities
Certificate via Wire Transfer from Donor’s Brokerage Account or
Organization’s Investment Management Account Letter of
Authorization Form”. Click here for form.
To gift stock in certificate form,
please click here for
Questions: Please contact Vicki Deady, Development Coordinator,
Advent House, 1010 Moseley Road, Fairport, NY 14450. Phone: (585)
223-6112. Fax: (585) 223-6078 firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you for considering this important way to support Advent
“Although it was a hard
journey for both Dad and our family, the environment of caring,
calm acceptance and quiet of competence you created at Advent
House eased our transition and gave us comfort and courage.”
There are several ways to
support Advent House.
2015 ANNUAL APPEAL LETTER:
Our Annual Appeal program runs
from mid-November until mid-January. The Annual Appeal letter
includes a themed cardstock ornament and a remittance envelope which
donors can fill out and return to the Advent House for display in
December (or keep in their own homes to enjoy!)
for a copy of the
2015 Annual Appeal letter.
Advent House conducts four major
fundraisers throughout the year:
Advent House Dinner Dance & Auction:
Join us for our 25th Anniversary celebration at the 2016
Advent House Dinner Dance & Auction to be held on SATURDAY,
April 9, 2016 at the MONROE
GOLF CLUB, 155 Golf
Avenue, Pittsford, NY 14534 from 6:00 p.m. to midnight. Don
Alhart once again
will serve as our emcee, while Joe
Lomonaco will conduct
the Live Auction. Live Auction items include: A week’s stay at a
luxurious Log Cabin home in Stowe, VT, a Rochester Progressive
Dinner/Evening with limo, a week’s stay at a Boca Grande, FL condo,
Cobblestone Country Club golf & Lunch, Jordan Spieth sports
memorabilia, Mirbeau Spa offering, a Rochester Brewpub tour with
Limo and our very popular Advent House Brunch Bunch offering.
Silent Auction items include MacKenzie Childs items, Kate Spade
purses, electronics, restaurant gift certificates and more! We
invite you to contribute to the success of this event by becoming a
Gala Donor (click
for form). Join us for this lovely evening. Invitation
for reply form) as well as Reply forms (click
for reply form) may be printed from this website and sent
to: Advent House, 1010
Moseley Road, Fairport, NY 14450
here for pics of the 2013 Gala
Advent House Annual
Garage Sale: 2016
Date changes…PLEASE READ! Click
for Community Letter.
Announcing NEW DATES & NEW TIMES for the 2016 Advent House Garage
Sale: The Advent House Annual Garage Sale is
a community event and takes place on Friday, August 19, 2016 from
9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday, August 20, 2016 from 9:30 a.m. to
3 p.m. at St. John of
Rochester School and Gym, 10
Wickford Way, Fairport, NY.
Also a reminder as to the CHANGES in the TIMING of WHEN/WHAT items
may be DONATED: Starting May 1st,
donations of ONLY
THESE ITEMS can be
delivered to Advent
House, 1010 Moseley Road, Fairport: Furniture & Baby Furniture
in good condition,
Sporting Goods, Bikes, Gardening, Tools, Electronics, Lamps,
jewelry, linens and Antiques.
Beginning Saturday, August 13, 2016 to Wednesday, August 17, 2015, we
will accept the following items at St.
John of Rochester, 10 Wickford Way, Fairport: household
items, cookbooks, toys, children’s books, floral, baskets, linens,
office, artwork, pictures, frames, jewelry PLUS furniture,
baby furniture, sporting goods, bikes, gardening, tools,
electronics, lamps, and antiques (items also collected throughout
We would like to thank the community for their amazing support in
2015 as we moved to a Super Sale format to reduce tent expenses and
to alleviate the disruption at the house throughout the summer.
Thank you for your understanding and for your willingness to bring
your items to us at St. John of Rochester…Advent House is so
As in the past, we do NOT accept
large appliances, clothing, books (except children’s book and
cookbooks), bowling balls, mattresses, TVs, children’s car seats or
cribs, VCR tapes or computers. Please, please, please…NO
TVs. Advent House must now pay to dispose of TVs. A
tax donation certificate will also be provided to you. Please call
Advent House 223-6112 for more information. If you’d prefer the fun
of bargain hunting and finding treasures, then this is the place to
be in August. Plan to join us!
Annual Golf Tournament
will be held on Friday, September 16, 2016 with a Noon
Shotgun start at Victor Hills Golf Course, 1450 Brace Road, Victor,
NY. This is a scramble format so players of every level are
encouraged to attend. Again, prize donations, advertising and
corporate hole sponsorships are accepted for this event. Fees
include lunch, refreshments, dinner, awards and prizes and great
fun! Why not put together a foursome and join us? Need an
invitation or ad sponsorship form? Give us a call or print out &
complete our registration form . (requires
Adobe Acrobat Reader)
Corporate Support is always needed
in the form of sponsors and program advertising.
Businesses can also support our Dinner Dance as well as our Golf
Tournament fundraisers by donating goods and services for our Silent
and Live Auctions.
Individual volunteers can
help to solicit, organize and transport items for the Advent House
Dinner Dance & Auction fundraiser as well as the Golf Tournament.
Volunteers are also needed to sort and price donated items for our
annual garage sale each summer as well as help transport items once
a week in June and July.
Vicki Deady, Advent House Development Coordinator
Phone Number & Email: (585) 223-6112
Fax Number: (585) 223-6078