Ways to Give
Missouri Cures Education Foundation is a statewide non-profit public education and advocacy alliance working to promote and protect medical advances to improve the health of Missourians and stimulate the economy in our state. With your support, the Missouri Cures Education Foundation will continue to move forward on its path of promoting and protecting medical research in Missouri.
Your generous donation will:
- Support the promotion of cutting edge medical advances taking place at Missouri’s hospitals, universities and medical institutions that are leading the effort to save lives and cure diseases.
- Continue to provide education programs around the state highlighting the work of medical researchers in Missouri, engaging civic groups, businesses, community leaders, nonprofits and individuals throughout the state.
- Encourage policy makers to support medical research, as well as support patients who stand to benefit from new treatments and the companies that develop as a result of such research.
- Continue facilitation collaborations between researchers within the state and with national and international leaders in medical innovation, strengthening Missouri’s reputation as a center for leading research and the pursuit of cures.
Donate by Mail
Cash gifts made by check (payable to Missouri Cures Education Foundation) should be mailed with your contribution form (below) or a letter stating your gifts purpose to: Missouri Cures Education Foundation, P.O. Box 16580, St. Louis, MO 63105.
Missouri Cures Education Foundation also gratefully accepts pledges – gifts that are paid over time. You can make a pledge commitment and set up a payment schedule that works best for you. To make a gift by credit card, you can call 314.422.2834 and provide your credit card information over the phone.
Planned Giving – Gift & Estate Planning
Planned gifts can be made now or deferred to a later time. Some enable you to support Missouri Cures Education Foundation, receive tax benefits, and sustain your current lifestyle. Such gifts include bequests through a will, retirement plan assets, and charitable trusts. For more information contact Dena Ladd, Executive Director, or call 314.422.2834.
Gifts of Stock
Gifts of appreciated securities and closely held stock can be extremely beneficial – both to you and to the Missouri Cures Education Foundation. You may receive an income-tax deduction equal to the fair market value of the securities, as well as reduce or eliminate capital gains taxes. Proceeds from the sale of these assets will benefit Missouri Cures Education Foundation’s efforts to continue its mission.
The Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, tax-exempt organization designated by the Internal Revenue Code.
Questions? Contact the Missouri Cures Education Foundation Executive Director, Dena Ladd, DLadd@MissouriCures.org, 314.422.2834 .
Thank you for your contribution. The Missouri Cures Education Foundation is a statewide non-profit public education and
advocacy alliance working to promote and protect medical advances to improve the health of Missourians and stimulate the economy in our state.
Please fill out the information below and mail, along with payment, to: Missouri Cures Education Foundation, P.O. Box 16580, St. Louis, MO 63105
Donor’s Name ___________________________________________________________________________
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Check where applicable:
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Your gift is tax-deductible as allowed by law.
Inquiries may be made to Dena Ladd, Executive Director at 314.422.2834 or DLadd@MissouriCures.org.