Replace your state taxes with a gift to initiate positive change for students through The Be Kind People Project tax credit. With children facing greater social, academic, and mental health challenges, the need for effective, high-impact youth development is more important than ever.
BKPP’s evidence-based solutions:
supports 54 students for a year
supports 4 BE KIND Classrooms for a year
$5500 supports 1 BE KIND School for a year
The tax credit is under the Charitable Organization category and will replace what you owe in state taxes by $800 for married couples or $400 for single filers. You are also allowed to deduct up to $300 on your federal return for 2022 even if you take the Standard Deduction. Contributions for the 2022 tax year can be made through April 13th, 2023. Please check with a tax professional. Visit https://azdor.gov/tax-credits/contributions-qcos-and-qfcos for more information.
The Be Kind People Project is a 501(c)3 Qualified Charitable Organization, and as such, your contributions are eligible for the maximum charitable tax advantages available by law.
Behavior referrals reduce by an average of 19% in the first year and 47% in the third year of BE KIND programming.
On average schools achieve an 11% academic improvement after implementing The Be Kind School classroom resources for 1 year.
On average, teachers were 97% likely to implement The Be Kind Pledge in their classrooms.
After BE KIND programs, 94% of students surveyed were able to identify and apply healthy habits.
After a #CyberSkills program, 97% of students commit to showing kindness online.