A donation to YBI is an investment in our economic future

Private donations from individuals and the business community are accepted at YBI, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. In fact, we count on your support to allow us to grow and add services to the tech entrepreneurship and advanced manufacturing communities.

Your generous, tax-deductible donation allows YBI to help tech entrepreneurs by:

Assisting with the commercialization process

Counseling on marketing strategies

Identifying funding resources

Facilitating networking opportunities

Providing access to physical infrastructure

Seeking out collaborative opportunities

Ensuring the peer network support and resources of the Managed Cluster

Together, our investment in Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley’s future will pay huge dividends.

Giving to YBI directly

Giving options include:

Program-specific support:

Donate to YBI

Donate to Women’s Entrepreneurship

Donate to Advanced Manufacturing

Donate to Biz3D

Naming opportunities

Contact Colleen Kelly at ckelly@ybi.org for specifics.

Help us expand

Give to our latest campus expansion,
Tech Block Building #5

Become a sustaining member

Automatic monthly giving. Contact Colleen Kelly at ckelly@ybi.org for specifics.

Giving to YBI through the Youngstown Foundation

More bang for your buck. Add a free and simple 5 percent to your donation of $100-5,000 courtesy of The Youngstown Foundation.
Here’s how it works:

  • Make your check (between $100-5,000) out to Youngstown Foundation
  • In the memo section, write “Youngstown Business Incubator” or “YBI”
  • Mail your check to the Youngstown Business Incubator, 241 West Federal St., Youngstown, Ohio, 44503
  • The YBI will forward your gift to the Youngstown Foundation for processing
  • The Youngstown Foundation will send the full amount of the gift, plus 5 percent back to the YBI

Donate through Amazon Smile

Make your Amazon purchases by first going to smile.amazon.com and selecting the Youngstown Business Incubator as the non-profit you would like to support.

Create your own giving opportunity

Have an idea for how you’d like to support YBI? Direct your ideas and questions to:

Colleen Kelly, Director of Development
ckelly@ybi.org
330.599.4505

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