Other Ways to Donate
We are dedicated to the search for treatments and a cure for epilepsy. You may request that your gift be utilized for medical research. It will be combined with the generosity of others throughout the country by our national office to ensure funding for the most promising research programs.
Corporate Matching Gifts
Many companies will match charitable gifts by employees. Ask your company for matching gift forms to make your gift stretch further.
We are a member of the Community Health Charities Campaign and participate in the Combined Federal Workers Campaign and California State Employees Charitable Campaign at your workplace. You may designate your gifts to us as an outright gift or payroll deduction. Your United Way gift may only be provided to the Epilepsy Foundation of Northern California if you specifically designate us.
The Heritage Club
Let us know you have included us in your legacy plans so we can honor you as a member of the Epilepsy Foundation Heritage Club.
Leave a Legacy
Join our Heritage Club by remembering the Epilepsy Foundation of Northern California in your will. It is a very special way to provide a permanent memorial and serve those in our area with epilepsy. Your estate planner or attorney can advise you of the many options available.
Naming the Epilepsy Foundation of Northern California as part beneficiary of your life insurance policy is a very easy way to help.
A gift of appreciated real estate or securities may offer substantial tax deductions and greatly increase your giving opportunity. Your tax advisor can guide you on the tax incentives.
eScrip is a effortless way to donate to the Epilepsy Foundation. To participate in the eScrip program, you simply register any or all grocery loyalty, debit and credit cards with Electronic Scrip Inc. Participating merchants will make contributions to your chosen group, based on purchases made by you, just by using the cards you have registered. Accumulated donations are monthly deposited in the name of the foundation. Group ID # 500003703.For more information about eScrip, please visit their website at http://www.escrip.com/ You can help in the fight against seizure disorders every time you shop. http://www.epilepsyfoundation.org/local/norcal/creditcard.cfm
We will provide a letter of appreciation that will meet standards for IRS tax deductions for your gift. We are a 501 (c) 3 charity and a registered California corporation eligible for charitable gifts. If you wish to provide a gift in honor or in memory of someone, just let us know the name and address, and we will advise the family that a memorial or honorarium gift has been provided by you. Our legal name is the Epilepsy Foundation of Northern California and our IRS identification number is 94-6128891. Please contact us if you would like further information.
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