Ways to Give

JDRF efficiency ratings stand out among charities we are so proud to be recognized for stewarding your dollars so efficiently! Supporters can help us fund research that will find the cure for diabetes and its complications by financially contributing in a variety of ways:

  • Become a MemberFor $25/year, you will receive Countdown magazine and other membership benefits.
  • Walk-Ride-Bid – Be a part of major fundraising events including the Walk to Cure Diabetes by joining us for the event or sponsoring a participant.
  • Become an Event Sponsor – Contact the chapter office at 419-873-1377 to discuss sponsorship opportunities.
  • Memorials and Tributes – Memorial and Tribute donations can be made online via credit card or can be mailed directly to the Northwest Ohio Chapter office.
  • Planned Giving (wills, estate planning, etc.)
  • Donate Stock – Contact the JDRF office at 419-873-1377 to discuss making a stock donation. Please have ready your complete donor information (name, address and phone number), stock information (name of the stock and the number of shares or approximate dollar value), purpose of the gift (i.e. pledge payment, Walk donation, etc.).
  • Workplace Giving – JDRF welcomes gifts through workplace giving campaigns, including the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC),United Way (as a write-in charity), Community Health Charities of Ohio, employee matching gift programs and other special fundraising drives. You may be able to designate a small amount of each paycheck, or arrange a single payroll deduction, to support diabetes research. Your employer’s human resources manager can provide more informationabout available programs. To designate the Northwest Ohio Chapter of JDRF as your payroll deduction beneficiary through Community Health Charities of Ohio, select code 9957.
  • Third Party Fundraisers – Gifts received from non-JDRF hosted events. Please contact the chapter office at 419-873-1377 to discuss.
  • Donate your vehicle
  • Donate airline frequent flyer miles -Please contact the chapter office at 419-873-1377 for more details.
  • In-kind Goods and Services – In-kind donations to support our events are always welcome. Please contact the chapter officeto discuss your donation.