Make a Donation
Down Syndrome Indiana is dedicated to enhancing the lives of individuals from infancy through adulthood and your support helps us continue our mission. By donating to Down Syndrome Indiana, you make a real difference in the lives of individuals with Down syndrome and their families. Thank you!
Gifts made, "In memory of", or "In honor of", a loved one are used to support the objectives and mission of DSI unless otherwise specified. These gifts can be used to recognize a memorial gift, birthday, graduation, or anniversary. After you enter your donation information and submit it, please enter the individual's name in the memo line on the second screen page. Thank you!
For those who may not be comfortable in giving online, we offer a donation form that you can print. It is available by clicking here.
A great way to increase your donation to the DSI is through your employer. Many companies offer a matching gift program to their employees, directors,employees' spouses or retirees as an added benefit. With these programs,a company will match an employee's gift to charitable and educational organizations.
- Contact your Human Resources Office for eligibility requirements and to obtain a Matching Gift form. (Many companies match the gifts of retirees, spouses, surviving spouses and outside directors.)
- Fill out the employee portion of the matching gift form completely.
- Mail the form to:
If you have any questions, please contact us at: (317) 925-7617. Thanks for making the match!
Planned gifts can be made in many ways including bequests by will, gift of life insurance, charitable trusts, gift annuities, and gifts of appreciated assets such as real estate, securities, etc.
To those friends who wish to help assure the continuation and growth of the DSI by mentioning the DSI in your will, the following general form is suggested: “I give, devise, and bequeath unto the Down Syndrome Indiana (DSI), an Indiana nonprofit organization, located at 708 E Michigan Street, Indianapolis, IN, 46202, the sum of $________ .” or “______ percent of my net estate.” or “the following stocks or bonds ______________ to be used for the DSI mission.”
For additional information please contact us at (317) 925- 7617.
Gift in Kind
If you have a product, service, or other item that you would like to donate to the DSI, you may donate it as a Gift-in-Kind. Non-cash gift examples are design services, printing services, advertising space, food, beverages, books, etc. A gift-in-kind to the DSI is tax deductible under state and federal laws. We will send you a gift receipt acknowledging your contribution of goods or services. You will determine the value of your gift-in-kind donation.
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For more information about ways to support Down Syndrome Indiana contact us by e-mail or by phone at (317) 925-7617.