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Alzheimer’s Association
Greater Richmond Chapter
4600 Cox Road, Suite 130
Glen Allen, VA 23060
Click here to download our Contribution Form.         


Use of Funds
The Alzheimer's Association Greater Richmond Chapter is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.  Any contribution is 100% tax deductible to the extent provided by law.  Eighty percent of chapter expenditures go toward supporting programs and services, research and advocacy for Greater Richmond Chapter service area families.  For more details, read our Annual Report

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Annual Giving
The Alzheimer's Association Greater Richmond Chapter depends on the financial support of the communities we serve to insure the programs and services we provide. Your investment in the Chapter will help the more than 26,000 local people with Alzheimer's and their caregivers, families and friends who are directly affected by this disease. Yearly gifts from individuals are a critical source of support. Gifts may be made by cash, credit card or check. Gifts of appreciated stock are also welcome. All Annual Gifts are acknowledged as they are received. Names of donors are published yearly in the Chapter's Annual Report unless a request is made to remain anonymous.

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Sponsorship Opportunities

"Reason to Hope" Fundraising Breakfast
April 15, 2016



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Multi-Year Giving Society
We are very grateful to those who choose to make a multi-year commitment to the Chapter.  This on-going support provides the Chapter a reliable and consistent source of income.  Multi-year donations are solicited as part of our "Reason to Hope" Fundraising Breakfast.  Find out  more about the Breakfast by clicking here.  To become a member of the "Reason to Hope" Multi-Year Giving Society, click here for pledge card.

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Donate Stock
The Alzheimer's Association's work to advance care, support and research has always been powered by generous people like you.  Donating your stock or securities is an excellent way to support our mission while providing you with potential tax benefits.

It is safe and easy to transfer securities electronically from your account to the Alzheimer's Association Greater Richmond Chapter's account.

Here's how to donate your stock:

  1. Please notify the Alzheimer's Association Greater Richmond Chapter
    Notify us in advance of your stock transfers so that we can instruct our broker to accept delivery of your gift and acknowledge it properly for income tax purposes.  You can e-mail, fax or mail the Stock Gift Form to:

          Alzheimer's Association
          Attn:  Marie Kolendo, CEO
          4600 Cox Road, Suite 130
          Glen Allen, VA 23060
          Phone:  804-967-2585
          Fax:  804-967-2588
          E-mail:  mkolendo@alz.org

    2.   Inform your broker
Let your broker know that you would like to make a stock gift
          to the Alzheimer's Association Greater Richmond Chapter.
          Please provide your broker with the Stock Gift Form or the
          following information:

          Broker:  RBC Wealth Management, c/o Brian Ford,
          Phone: 804-225-1422
          Account Name:  Alzheimer's Association
          Account Number:  312-37250 (under $5000)
          Account Number:  300-15247 (over $5000)
          DTC Number:  0235

If you have any questions, please call Marie Kolendo at 804-967-2585.




Plan to Leave a Legacy of Hope
Including the Alzheimer's Association Greater Richmond Chapter in your will or through other planned gifts enables the Chapter to have the financial support to cope with anticipated needs of our community in coming years.

The Alzheimer's Association Planned Giving Guide provides information about:

  • The many planned giving opportunities available, including charitable gift annuities, gifts through your will, gifts of life insurance and charitable trusts.
  • How planned giving can help you maintain financial independence through significant income and tax-saving benefits.
  • How to use our Gift Calculator to determine how a planned gift would fit into your financial strategy.
  • How planning the management and distribution of your assets during your lifetime and beyond helps ensure our vision of a world without Alzheimer's.

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Below is sample bequest language you can take to your attorney:
"I, (name), of (city, state, zip), bequeath a sum equal to $_____, or an amount equal to _____ percent of my net probate estate passing under this will (i.e., ten percent of the amount remaining after payment of debts, funeral expenses, allowances, exemptions and charges of administration) to Alzheimer's Association Greater Richmond, Inc. to be used in accordance with its sole discretion."

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The Founders Society
The Founders Society is an honorary society created by the Alzheimer's Association as a way of honoring those who make a bequest or lifetime gift. As a Founders Society member, you become eligible to receive the following:

  • Special mailings about the Association and the disease, including updates and research advances in the fight against Alzheimer's Disease
  • When substantial estate planning and tax issues arise, we will provide you with information about those changes and how they affect you.
  • By informing us of your estate plan arrangements (click here to get the enrollment form),  you will automatically be enrolled in The Founders Society.

Thank you for considering helping to fund our mission as part of your legacy.

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Memorials and Tributes
Click here to view list of memorials and tributes.

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Workplace Giving
The Alzheimer's Association Greater Richmond Chapter is a member of the Community Health Charities of Virginia (CHC). Through CHC, we participate in many workplace campaigns which normally take place in the fall.The following information should be helpful should you wish to support the Greater Richmond Chapter:

Combined Virginia Campaign Code #6093
Combined Federal Campaign Code #88396
Local Government Campaign Code #6002

For all of these campaigns, we recommend that you check your campaign booklet regarding the number - check the listing for Alzheimer's Association Greater Richmond Chapter.

In the Richmond area, CHC-VA sponsors workplace campaigns in several companies. If your company is one of these sites, look for Alzheimer's Association Greater Richmond Chapter in the CHC-VA or company brochure.

Many United Ways also support donor option in their workplace campaigns. These programs are not always advertised by United Way solicitors. The Greater Richmond Chapter's code for the United Way of Greater Richmond and Petersburg is #3015. It is suggested that you also write in Alzheimer's Association Greater Richmond Chapter.

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Third-Party Fundraisers
Click here for information.


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For additional information on ways to help the Greater Richmond Chapter, please contact Marie Kolendo at 804-967-2585 or e-mail mkolendo@alz.org.


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Alzheimer's Association

Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.