Support Us

Your gift to Downstreet helps to create beautiful and safe homes that are affordable for low- to moderate-income Central Vermonters, and provides programs and services to keep people housed long-term.

The Impact of Your Gift

Home-owners
Barre City

"We thought that buying our own home wasn't even a possibility. Thanks to Downstreet's Down Payment Assistance Program, we now have a beautiful home for our family."

~ Aria & Ben

Rental Resident
Montpelier

"I was pregnant and homeless with a toddler son, completely down on my luck. Feeling lucky to be living in a stable and safe home today."

~ Monica

SASH Participant
Montpelier

"My mom is my treasure. In her time of need, you made her feel special and heard. You told her that she matters and that she’s important. Thank you."

~ Monique, daughter of SASH Participant Kitty

More Ways to Give

Give by Check

You may send your check to:

Downstreet Housing & Community Development
Attn: Michelle Kersey
22 Keith Avenue, Suite 100
Barre, Vermont 05641

Donor-Advised Funds

We welcome gifts through Donor-advised Funds. Please send grants to:
Downstreet Housing & Community Development
Attn: Michelle Kersey
22 Keith Avenue Suite 100
Barre, VT 05641

Donate Stock

You may avoid capital gains taxes with a contribution of appreciated securities. Call (802) 477-1424 for transfer instructions.

All unrestricted gifts are made to Downstreet’s Annual Fund, helping to eliminate the housing affordability gap and making a home possible for all in Central Vermont.

Would you like to make a gift to the Eileen Impact & Innovation Fund, in honor of Eileen Peltier's service to Central Vermont?

Learn More

michelle kersey downstreet

If you are interested in making a gift of real estate or including Downstreet in your estate plans, please contact:

Michelle Kersey
Donor Relations Manager
802-477-1424
mkersey@downstreet.org