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Thank you for considering a donation to Marin Villages!

Your support helps us offer independent living, friendship, and a sense of community to older adults in Marin. There are many ways to donate.

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Donate by credit card, phone, or check.

Please click on the donate button above to make a credit card donation. If you prefer, you can call our office at (415) 457-4633 to make a donation over the phone, or send a check to:

Marin Villages
4340 Redwood Highway, Suite F-142
San Rafael, CA  94903

Donors Doug and Dellie Woodring

Marin Villages is a concept that really appeals to us. It has proven its worth during these times of COVID and natural emergencies when others might be totally isolated and alone. The flexibility of the Villages gives its members the chance to develop closer community ties while helping or accepting help from others. The ability to make new friends and know that support is a phone call away becomes more important each year as we age in place. Doug and Dellie Woodring

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Other Ways to Make a Gift to Marin Villages
We understand that some people prefer non-cash donations or donations made while shopping in their regular settings. We have a few other options for you!

Gifts of securities or IRA distributions
To donate gifts of appreciated securities or to inquire about contributing via a required minimum distribution (RMD) from an IRA account, please call the Marin Villages office for assistance at (415) 457-4633.

Legacy Circle

By designating Marin Villages as a beneficiary of your estate, you automatically become a member of the Legacy Circle and help ensure Marin Villages’ future. There are many ways to do so, and no required dollar amount.

Bequests

You can name Marin Villages in your will or trust—for a specific dollar amount, a percentage of your estate, or a specific asset.

Retirement accounts

By naming Marin Villages as a beneficiary of your IRA, 401(k), 403(b) or other retirement plans, you avoid income and estate taxes in an efficient, simple way.

Life insurance

If you have a policy that is no longer needed for your family, designating Marin Villages as a beneficiary is a simple way to support our work.

More options

You can speak with your tax and estate-planning professional about other options, including charitable remainder trusts, charitable gift annuities, and more.

For more information, or to become a member of the Legacy Circle, please contact John Power, Executive Director at john@marinvillages.org or call (415) 457-4633.

eScrip
Let everyday shopping help support Marin Villages by signing up for eScrip today. There are no receipts to collect, no vouchers or certificates to buy, and no hassle, and a percentage of your purchases from many of your favorite local merchants go to support Marin Villages. For more information go to www.escrip.com.

AmazonSmile
AmazonSmile is a simple way for you to support Marin Villages every time you shop on that site, and there is no cost to you. When you use AmazonSmile, 0.5% of your purchase price will go to Marin Villages. Here's how to set it up:

  1. Go to smile.amazon.com to set up an AmazonSmile account from your web browser on your computer or mobile device. If you have an existing Amazon.com account, you may use the same account for AmazonSmile.

  2. Select “Marin Village” as the charitable organization you would like to receive donations from your eligible purchases before you begin shopping. (We officially changed our name to Marin Villages, but AmazonSmile still knows us as “Marin Village.”) AmazonSmile will remember the organization you selected so that all future purchases will result in a donation to Marin Villages.

Whichever of these methods works best for you, we are grateful for your generosity!