Donated professional time can be counted as an Inkind Donation.  If you wish to participate with Stable Life in a professional capacity and receive a tax deduction, please complete the Inkind Donation Form and bring it with you when you come to the farm.  




IN-KIND donations must meet the standard charitable Stable Life, Inc. rules as outlined by the Federal Accounting Standards Board which includes:


Current standards of the FASB require that contributed services be recognized and recorded.  The following criteria must be met: (1) The donation must be useful.  (2) The service creates or enhances a non-financial asset.  (3) The services require specialized skills and are provided by individuals with those skills.  


Providing IN-KIND services and materials require review and approval from the Stable Life management prior to acceptance.  Only signed, approved donation forms are acceptable as acknowledgement of in-kind donations.



Instructions for completing the IN-KIND DONATION FORM:


1.    Provide specific project information related to the event being planned including date, city and county.  

2.    Provide detailed information related to the description of the item or service being donated.  For printing donations, include specific number of pages, packets or other items that are being considered.  For other material items, include specific quantities being considered.  No financial donations are considered in-kind donations.

3.    The Estimated Fair Market Value must be completed by the donor.  The Organization cannot place a FMV amount or interpret the value of any non-financial donations.

4.    Provide donor-benefit amounts being returned to the donor in exchange for their in-kind donation.  

a.    Example:  Donor provided printing of 100 booklets for an Educational Conference and receives a dinner at the event, the amount of the per/person plate for the dinner must be itemized.

5.    Provide information related to the donor including name, Org. Name, address and other contact information.  

6.    Record the date received and your name.

7.    Send the completed form to the Stable Life, Inc. office for review and approval.  The completed, approved, form will be returned to each outreach office/specialist and a copy will be sent directly to the donor.  A copy of all in-kind donations will be maintained at Stable Life, Inc. for audit purposes.

8.    Donations that cannot be accepted or fall outside the standard guidelines for acceptance will be rejected.  A formal letter will be sent to the donor and a copy of the notice will be kept on file.

  • Mental Health Professionals - Social workers, psychologists, LCSW's, Clinicians, and Mentors 

  • Occupational Therapists and OT Assistants

  • Peer Specialists

  • Recovery Coaches

  • Accountants / Auditors

  • Community Organizers

  • Event Planners

  • Natural Horsemanship Trainers 

  • Riding Instructors

  • Equine Health Providers including:  Chiropractic, Equine Massage, Equine Dentist, Farrier and other Equine Clinicians

  • Veterinarians and Veterinarian Technicians

  • Equine Nutritionists

  • Breeders

  • Construction / Contractors

Whatever your profession or trade, find out how your expertise can help us!

If you are interested in Volunteering in a professional capacity, please complete our Volunteer application.

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