Ways to Give
Cash or Check – You may drop cash off or mail a check to Mazzoni Center, C/O Development/Marketing, 1348 Bainbridge Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147. If you wish to have recognition, please complete a remittance/donation envelope or let the office know in writing or in person how you would like to be acknowledged. Gifts may be made anonymously, as well, and we respect the wishes of each donor.
You will also notice envelopes at various locations (or you can ask for one from a staff member) and place your check or cash inside, and seal the envelope and turn it into a manager or front desk personnel.
Credit Card- You can make a gift online using your debit or credit card. Mazzoni accepts VISA, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover. In addition to donating online, you can fill out a remittance/donation envelope and mail in your contribution.
Recurring Gifts - When you choose to make a recurring gift, you become a sustaining donor to Mazzoni Center, helping to ensure our financial and operational stability so that we can focus on providing quality health care and supportive services to all who need it, regardless of their income or insurance status. Thanks to the generosity of our sustaining donors, we can continue to promote the health and wellbeing of Philadelphia’s LGBT communities, individuals and families living with HIV/AIDS, and so many others.
Employee Giving Campaign or United Way program – Many employers encourage their staff to participate in a direct giving campaign at work, whether it’s through a corporation’s (or organization, university, etc.) giving or match program. Mazzoni Center is happy to and proud to receive hundreds of gifts every year from individuals and households who give through workplace giving programs. We are an Affiliate of United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey Donor #2304.
Employee Groups or Employee Resource Groups – Mazzoni works with a terrific cadre of LGBTQ and allied employee resource groups in the region. These groups work on fundraising events, help with mailings, assist with the Philadelphia Trans Health Conference, a number of community outreach projects, room transformation projects, deep cleanings, special community events such as AIDS Walk, and more. For more information or to talk about options, contact our Development department.
Fundraising Groups – Make an impact and create an online or in person fundraiser, which is an easy and fun way to engage friends, neighbors, work colleagues, and family in supporting Mazzoni and the work we do. Every year, our supporters come up with creative and meaningful ways to show their support. Last year, outside fundraisers brought in over $77,000. We call these individuals, “Mazzoni Community Champions” for their service to support the organization. Got an idea for your own fundraiser? Want to host and event, establish a memorial page, or just have fun? Please contact a staff member in our Development department.
Gifts-in-Kind – Donors can give and have contributed substantial gifts through approved donations of materials, products, or services. You may use this form to outline the details of your in-kind contribution for your tax acknowledgement letter. Please check with a Development staff member before arranging a contribution because in some cases we are unable to process a gift in kind or we may not have the ability to make immediate use of the item or service.
Planned Gift, Will, Bequest, or Property – You can join the 24 members of the Mazzoni Legacy Society by including the organization in your will, through a trust, or some other planned gift. Additionally, Mazzoni will work with donors who wish to contribute a property, under certain board-approved guidelines. For more details, please contact Larry Benjamin, Director of Development and Marketing by email ([email protected]) or by phone(215-563-0652 x 703)
Stocks, Bonds, or Mutual Funds – Support Mazzoni by making a gift of stocks, bonds, and/or mutual funds. A gift of appreciated securities, for example, provides significant benefits, including an immediate charitable deduction for the full market value of the stock and avoidance of capital gains taxes that would normally be due upon sale. For instructions on making a gift of stock, bonds, or mutual funds, please use these instructions, provided to Mazzoni Center by our investment broker.
Mazzoni recognizes that sometimes individuals, couples, families, foundations, or trust companies may need a copy of our IRS Determination Letter, which includes our Tax Identification Number, and at times our W-9. You’ll find those forms below.
Tax ID #23-2176338