Ways To Help
There are so many ways to help make Montgomery County courts safe and respectful places where domestic violence victims receive effective protections to end their abuse quickly and permanently.
Here’s How You Can Make A Difference
Volunteer or Intern
Join our volunteer or intern team. Let us know your interests by completing our volunteer application.
Invite Court Watch to speak at your next event
We’re glad to give brief updates or lengthier presentations on issues related to domestic violence in Maryland to your group or class. Contact Us.
Tell your family, friends, and local representatives about Court Watch.
Sponsor a Fundraiser
Court Watch will provide a knowledgeable speaker for your event with your neighbors and friends. Contact us about your fundraiser today.
Employer Matching Gifts
Many employers have a policy that they will match your charitable donation, thereby doubling or tripling your giving to Court Watch. Check with your Human Resources Office to see if your employer offers this benefit.
Donate from your IRA
Retirees ages 70 1/2 or older who directly transfer their IRA withdrawals of up to $100,000 to Court Watch will not owe income tax on the distribution. Consider donating all or part of your IRA distribution to Court Watch. IRA Custodian Letter Sample.
Donate Stock, Mutual Funds, or Bonds
A gift of securities such as stocks, mutual funds, and bonds, is a wonderful way to help the people we serve. Donating your securities to Court Watch is a wise investment in our community.
Make a Planned Gift
Many people make a profound and lasting difference in the lives of others by including Court Watch in their estate plans. These gifts are a lasting legacy of your commitment to helping others and they often provide substantial tax advantages. Consult your attorney or financial adviser to make a planned gift that best addresses your financial and philanthropic goals.