For our organization to continue to grow and be successful, we need your support. Please consider hosting a special event such as a walk, a run or golf outing in your area. They can be fun, and it's not as much work as you might think. Submit a proposal or contact us for more information about hosting a special event in your area. More ideas for Local Events can be found at The 22q11.2 Foundation Fundraising Toolkit.
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There are numerous opportunities for volunteerism within the Foundation. From sponsoring a fundraiser, serving as a parent mentor, to coordinating a regional group outing or social event, there are many opportunities to get involved. Please contact us at 877-739-1849 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks! Read More
Cash Donations +
To make a cash contribution, please make your check payable The International 22q11.2 Foundation, Inc. (a U.S. 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization). Gifts can be mailed to: The International 22q11.2 Foundation, Inc. P.O. Box 424 Matawan, New Jersey 07747 USA
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Credit Card Donations +
Make a donation via your credit card online by clicking here. If you would prefer to make a credit card donation by phone we can be reached at 877-739-1849. Read More
Memorial and Tribute Gifts +
Contributions to The International 22q11.2 Foundation can be made in memory of a loved one or in honor of a birthday, anniversary or special occasion. If your gift is a tribute to someone, please include a note telling us the name of the individual or family member you wish to notify and his or her address, along with your own name and address. You can send a tribute or memorial gift online by clicking here. Read More
Gifts of securities are a great way to support The International 22q11.2 Foundation while providing you with a tax deduction for the current, full market value of the securities. There are three main types of securities that can be donated to the foundation: publicly traded stock in a corporation, shares in a mutual fund or bonds. Please be advised that it is the policy of The International 22q11.2 Foundation to sell the securities immediately upon transfer. If you would like more information about making a gift of securities or if you need transfer instructions, please contact us at 877-739-1849. Read More
Recurring Pledges +
Recurring Pledges can be made The International 22q11.2 Foundation via our online donation form. You can decide if you would like your recurring pledge to be made on a monthly, quarterly, or annual basis, and how many payments you would like to make to make up your recurring gift. When you complete the online form, that will start and be counted as your first payment towards your total gift amount. Read More
Gifts - In Kind +
We are fortunate to receive donations of gifts in kind that help the foundation operate. Gifts in kind are defined as gifts of assets such as automobiles, furniture, electronics, and other items that have been determined by appropriate foundation representatives to be of use to the foundation. If you can donate or help us find donations of any of these items or other useful things for the foundation, please contact us at 877-739-1849. Read More
• Bequests (include The 22q11.2 Foundation in your Will) +
You can provide for The International 22q11.2 Foundation through your estate. There are many easy, planned-giving options from which you can choose:
Make a planned gift by naming The International 22q11.2 Foundation as a beneficiary in your Will or by naming The International 22q11.2 Foundation as owner and beneficiary of your life insurance policy.
Make a planned gift to The International 22q11.2 Foundation and receive an income for life through the establishment of a charitable trust that names The International 22q11.2 Foundation as a beneficiary. Your attorney can advise you of the various types of charitable trusts and the estate tax benefits of each, and assist you in setting up a planned gift that is tailored to your personal needs. You also may want to talk with your attorney or financial advisor about the tax benefits of naming The International 22q11.2 Foundation as a beneficiary of your retirement plans.
One of the easiest ways to make a planned gift to The International 22q11.2 Foundation is by leaving a bequest in your Will. There are several ways you can do this.
Give a specific amount of money to The International 22q11.2 Foundation or give a specified percentage of the residue of your estate to The International 22q11.2 Foundation (the residue of your estate is that which is left over after all specific gifts have been made, whether charitable or non-charitable).
Designate your gift for a specific purpose, such as the Endowment Fund, or for unrestricted use.
The following simple language can be used to make your gift: "I, [NAME], of [CITY, STATE, ZIP CODE] give, devise, and bequeath to The International 22q11.2 Foundation, Inc. (Federal Tax ID # 36-4540878), or its successor, the sum of _________ Dollars ($_________) for its unrestricted use and purpose." OR "I, [NAME], of [CITY, STATE, ZIP CODE] give, devise, and bequeath ________ percent (________%) of my residuary estate to The International 22q11.2 Foundation, Inc. (Federal Tax ID # 36-4540878), or its successor, for its unrestricted use and purpose." A bequest may be included in the body of a will or as an amendment (codicil). Gifts made through a bequest typically provide an estate tax deduction. Please consult your attorney and/or financial advisor for specific information. For more information about giving options, please contact The International 22q11.2 Foundation at 877-739-1849 or email@example.com.
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