Ways to Donate

Different ways that you can help us find a cure

100% of your donation goes directly to research. Our founders and board cover all our operating expenses.


Amazon

Amazon Smile is a simple and easy way for you to support Cure Alzheimer's Fund, with the purchases you make through Amazon. When you're shopping on Amazon, go first to smile.amazon.com and select "Alzheimer's Disease Research Foundation dba Cure Alzheimer's Fund." A percentage of your purchase will then go directly to our research.



Corporate Matching Gifts

Many corporations have matching gift programs that will match your donation to a charitable organization. This is an terrific way to multiply your personal contributions to Cure Alzheimer's Fund. Talk to your human resources representative to find out if your company has a matching program and how you can participate. For more information, please call Laurel Lyle at 781-237-3800 or email her at llyle@curealz.org.

Crowdrise (A division of Go Fund Me)

We have been very fortunate to have had many people hold events that raise money for our research. Crowdrise is the leading fundraising platform available to these individuals, making it easy to create your own fundraising page. For more information, visit www.CrowdRise.com.




Donor Advised Funds

We are pleased to accept donations from Donor Advised Funds. Donors with funds held by Fidelity Charitable, Schwab Charitable, or Greater Kansas City Community Foundation can use the DAF Direct form to process donations directly via our website. For all other Donor Advised Fund holders, please mail checks to:

Cure Alzheimer's Fund
34 Washington Street, Suite 200
Wellesley Hills, MA 02481

If you have questions about making a gift from your Donor Advised Fund, please contact Laurel Lyle at llyle@curealz.org or call 781-237-2800.

Ebay for Charity

Ebay for Charity makes it easy for you to support your favorite cause, including Cure Alzheimer's Fund. Sellers can become true Cause Marketers, donating 10% to 100% of each sale to their favorite charity. Importantly, you do not have to sell anything to use the Ebay platform-you can also use the platform to donate directly. For more information, visit www.Charity.Ebay.com to learn more.


Fundraisers

We are so fortunate to have been the focus of many special fundraising events; the myriad ways people have come up with to hold events is truly inspiring. If you would like to host a fundraising event and are interested in learning from what others have done in the past, please contact us at info@curealz.org . We'll be happy to share ideas with you and provide important details on getting started.

Mail

If you prefer to send your gift by mail, you simply complete this simple form and include your credit card information-or enclose a check. The form can also be used to provide information about someone you want to honor or pay tribute to, in memory. Use this link to download the form to your desktop, complete it, and send it along with a check to:

Cure Alzheimer's Fund
34 Washington Street, Suite 200
Wellesley Hills, MA 02481


PayPal

PayPal is a payment processing system that supports online money transfers and provides a platform for secure donations. You can make a donation with your existing PayPal account-or, if you do not have a PayPal account, you can use their platform to send a donation with a credit card. Access the service through the PayPal website, www.PayPal.com and enter our official name Alzheimer’s Disease Research Foundation, or download the PayPal mobile app.

Planned Giving

Combine your philanthropic goals and financial needs with a planned gift that will help Cure Alzheimer's Fund support research for a cure. We're trying to end this disease as quickly as possible, so bequests and other planned gifts are an excellent way to ensure the continued funding of much-needed research. For more information, contact Laurel Lyle at llyle@curealz.org or 781-237-3800.


Securities or Direct Transfer

Cure Alzheimer’s Fund works with First Republic Bank to receive and process gifts of securities. Publicly traded stock will be processed at fair market value of the security on the date the stock is received. Other securities, such as Israel Bonds, must be registered in order for Cure Alzheimer’s Fund to receive them. To donate securities contact Laurel Lyle at 781.237.3800 or by email at llyle@curealz.org.

Note for end-of-year giving: To be counted in the current year, the IRS requires that the stock gift be recorded as leaving the donors account by December 31st.

Telephone

If you would like to coordinate your donation by telephone, please call us at 781-237-3800 and one of our staff members will be more than happy to assist you. Our business hours are 9:00am to 5:00pm ET. If you happen to call after hours, please leave a message and we will return your call the next business day.

Text to Donate

You can use your smartphone to quickly and securely send along a donation. Simply text the word RESEARCH to the number 41444 and complete the form you receive. If you're having a fundraising event, it can be convenient to provide this information to guests and participants.



Vehicle Donation

We can also take donations in the form of vehicles. If you would like to donate a vehicle to Cure Alzheimer's Fund, the associates at Charity Dispatch will be happy to assist. They will pick up your car and provide you with a tax receipt. Visit www.CharityDispatch.com or call (866) 829-2918 for more information.


Weddings and Special Occasions

Your wedding and other special occasions are meaningful events that will create cherished memories throughout your lifetime. Make your event even more meaningful by supporting research to end Alzheimer's disease; for more information please contact Laurel Lyle at llyle@curealz.org or 781-237-3800.

Cure Alzheimer’s Fund
34 Washington St., Suite 200
Wellesley Hills, MA 02481

Phone: 781-237-3800
Fax: 781-658-2399
Email: info@curealz.org

Cure Alzheimer’s Fund is a 501(c)(3) public charity. Please note that your information will only be used by Cure Alzheimer’s Fund to record and acknowledge your gift. Cure Alzheimer’s Fund regards this information as confidential and does not share or sell information to any third party.