How You Can Help

DONATIONS

Your gift will help The ALS Association support research to find a cure for ALS and provide much-needed services to patients and their families. By becoming a part of the ALSA family and making your gift today, you will help sustain hope in thousands of people affected by ALS. Please click one of the buttons below to donate, or browse the links on the right for more information.

Gifts to our Chapter Association are tax-deductible to the full extent of the Internal Revenue Code. The ALS Association (ALSA) is designated by the IRS as a not-for-profit 501 (c) (3) organization, and can be found in IRS Publication 78 as, "Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association," and at http://www.irs.gov/. To find The ALS Association, go to the IRS Web site and enter "amyotrophic" in the "Name" search box.

Know Your Rights as a Donor

Our Federal Tax ID number: 33-0282720

Please make check payable to: The ALS Association —
Orange County Chapter

Please mail check to: ALSAOC, 3002 Dow Ave. Unit 204, Tustin, CA 92780

Donations can be made in honor of or in memory of a specific person. Tell us for whom your donation is being made for and we’ll acknowledge it in our quarterly newsletter.

Please discuss with your legal counsel the following types of bequests:

   •  Giving a specific dollar amount

   •  Giving a percentage of your estate

   •  Giving a specific parcel of real estate 

   •  Gving personal property

Please contact our Chapter Executive Director or Board President about the options available by calling 714/ 285-1088.

Community Health Charities
The ALSA-Orange County Chapter is a member of Community Health Charities (CHC), which means you can remember us in your workplace-giving campaign. Make your contribution to The ALS Association Orange County Chapter. You can also make contributions under the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) for federal employees (code # 8050).
Volunteer speakers are needed to make presentations to companies on behalf of the CHC and CFC. If you would like to help, contact Catherine Spear or Stacey Clinesmith at 714/ 285-1088.

VOLUNTEER

The contributions of volunteers are essential to the chapter achieving its mission. Each year, our Chapter participates in numerous fundraising and information-based opportunities throughout our area. These activities create a multitude of tasks with which volunteers can easily assist, including administrative work and mailings, helping at various events and with patient services.

Please contact us if you'd like to help out