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Easterseals taking on disability together

Ways to Give


With your support, we can take on disability together

Your generosity helps Easterseals Bay Area provide help, hope and answers to people living with autism and developmental disabilities, as well as their families.

Ways to Donate

Donate now! — Make a secure online gift that provides direct services for children and families affected by disability. Your contribution makes a real difference in people's lives.

Monthly Giving — Sustaining members help give us the security and flexibility to respond to opportunities and needs as they arise. Learn more

 

Read on to learn how your gift will change lives.

Inspiration Level

Gifts of $50,000 or more
Funds approximately 5,000 treatment sessions for low-income clients.

Your gift will help fund a significant project, such as a home economics/life-skills lab for Kaleidoscope, where we help students transition to living independently or an adult program that will train adults with disabilities to become more independent.

Independence Level

Gifts of $25,000 or more
Funds the development of interest-based social skills groups for teens with autism.

Your gift will support programs, such as our respite program with free events for kids, teens, and adults about eight times per month at multiple locations, including parent support packages where parents receive gift cards to restaurants to use while their kids are at the event.

Empowerment Level

Gifts of $10,000 or more
Funds 4 Parents Night Out respite events for client families.

Your gift will provide important support, such as a Digital Toy Library for five of our locations. Providers can borrow educational toys for children at no cost. The library is also available for clients and families who don’t have the funds to access high quality, early childhood educational materials, making it easier to foster developmental needs as children grow.

Opportunity Level

Gifts of $5,000 or more
Funds 5 sensory-friendly movie events for client families.

Your gift ensures vital support, such as providing respite care nights for parents at two locations around the Bay Area. Respite care is beneficial for parents, allowing them to take a break and increase their social and emotional well-being.

Dignity Level

Gifts of $2,500 or more
Funds one Parents Night Out respite event for client families.

Your gift will help us with vital programs, such as enrolling a child with autism in a yearlong therapeutic program addressing their overall motor, sensory processing and organizational skills.

Ability Level

Gifts of $1,000 or more
Funds new toys, games, and art materials for our Parents Night Out respite program.

Your gift helps us to support programs such as providing specialized day care for a child with multiple disabilities, enabling the parents to return to work knowing much needed care and services are being done in a warm and nurturing environment.

Matching Gifts — Many companies offer matching gift programs to encourage employees to contribute to charitable organizations—sometimes matching 100, 200, even 300 percent of your contribution! Learn more

Stock Donations — A gift of stock or other appreciated property entitles you to a tax deduction for the market value of the donated stock, not just your cost basis. We make it as simple as possible for you to transfer stock to Easterseals Bay Area.

Legacy Giving — You support Easterseals because you want to see everyone, regardless of ability or life challenges, to realize their full potential. When you include Easterseals Bay Area in your will or other long-term plans, you partner with us as advocates for children and adults with disabilities. Your gift to future generations will help ensure that we all have the opportunity to thrive. Learn more

Our Partnerships — Join the many corporate sponsors who help us support and change the lives of people living with disability in the Bay Area each year. Without the constant support of these partners, Easterseals would be unable to provide the comprehensive solutions and enriching programs that increase the quality of life for children and families affected by disability.

Give by Mail or Phone:

Easterseals Bay Area
391 Taylor Boulevard Suite 250
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Phone: (925) 849.8999

Please make checks payable to: Easterseals Bay Area. When mailing a check, please indicate your designation on the check's memo line.

Feel Good About Giving to Easterseals -- When you give to Easterseals Bay Area, you are making a sound investment, helping children and families affected by disability throughout the Bay Area. Every donation counts. Find out how your contribution makes a difference!

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