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We could not maintain our track record of success without your support. Thank you! We recognize that all of our donors–individuals and foundations alike–have goals they would like to achieve through giving. The Death with Dignity National Center offers a variety of giving options to meet each donor’s needs. Together we can help ensure access and dignity for all people. Below are some of the many ways you can support us today. If you have questions, please feel free to contact us.

Outright Gifts and Automatic Monthly Giving Make a single outright gift or become a Sustaining Partner to provide ongoing, reliable support to the mission of the Death with Dignity National Center. To make one-time or automatically recurring monthly or quarterly donations:

  • Online through our secure online form
  • By mail: please complete and send our Donation Form to us at 520 SW 6th Avenue, Suite 1220, Portland, OR 97204.
  • Via phone at 503-228-4415

You can double or even triple the value of your gift at no cost to yourself! Be sure to check with your company’s Human Resources office to see if they have a matching gifts program.

Planned Giving and Bequests To make a gift of any kind to Death with Dignity National Center is an act of generosity. To make a long-term gift—one derived from the work of a lifetime—is to make a commitment beyond measure. Please help us ensure safe Death with Dignity laws throughout the US for future generations by making a planned gift or bequest today.

Gifts of Stock or Mutual Funds Donating stocks or mutual funds may provide you a charitable deduction for the fair market value of your gift, along with an exemption from capital gains tax. Death with Dignity National Center has a broker/consultant who will assist with completing your gift of stock or mutual funds. Please contact us for more information.

Giving In Memory or In Honor of someone Memorial and honorary gifts celebrate the lives and achievements of special individuals in a lasting way. At your request, we can notify family members of your thoughtful gift.

We welcome you to view a summary of our financial information and detailed financial reports.

Defend dignity. Take action.

You are the key to ensuring well-crafted Death with Dignity laws for all Americans. With your financial and volunteer help, the Death with Dignity National Center, a 501(c)(3), non-partisan, nonprofit organization, has been the leading advocate in the Death with Dignity movement. Individual contributions helped us pass new Death with Dignity laws in Washington and Vermont, defend the Oregon law, and provide education and outreach programs for the vitality of the Death with Dignity movement.

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