Ways to Give, Make a Difference

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There are many ways YOU can make a difference and help defeat brain disease!


Support Our Mission: Donate Online

Did you know? 1 in 6 is affected by brain disease. Your donation will help us fund vital research, and together, we can outsmart brain disease. You can make a one-time gift, or create a recurring gift to provide monthly support.


Tributes and Memorials

Recognize someone special with a tribute or a mhttps://www.americanbrainfoundation.org/donate/emorial gift. Gifts to the Foundation are a special way to recognize a break through in research, special occasion or special person. It can be a job promotion, graduation, a birthday or anniversary, or to honor the memory of a loved one.

After receiving your gift, you will get an acknowledgement card for tax purposes. If you provide us with the information, the honoree or family also receives a card in your name from the Foundation with no amount mentioned. In addition, in 2018, all tribute gifts will be recognized in our newsletter.


Join Brain Squad!

Brain Squad members are monthly donors dedicated to fueling the next generation of researchers. Recurring gifts make a difference. Your ongoing support builds bridges between diseases and breaks new ground in research and application – creating hope for patients and those around them.


Support Our Mission: Mail a Contribution

You can mail a check or make an electronic transfer directly to the American Brain Foundation, at 201 Chicago Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55415. If you wish to make this gift a tribute or memorial, please let us know who to inform of your gift.


Gifts of Stock

You may be able to leverage your generosity with a gift of stock or securities to receive additional tax benefits. To make a stock transfer, please contact the Foundation at [email protected] or call us 1-866-770-7570.


Support A Project

Choose a specific research project that best fits your interests and fund that project directly.


Work Place Giving

Many employers offer a workplace giving and/or matching gift option for their employees. Contact your employer directly for more details about matching gift or workplace giving programs they provide. For questions, contact [email protected] or call 1-866-770-7570.  We currently have partnerships with the following organizations to manage workplace/matching gifts: Easy Match, Truist, YourCause, Benevity, United Way, and America’s Charities.


Establish a Fund

You can establish a Donor Advised Fund through the American Brain Foundation and fund research without the need to establish a personal foundation.


Leave a Legacy

You can impact the future and leave a legacy gift that supports brain disease research to find a cure.


Gifts to the American Brain Foundation are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. View our Donor Rights and Gift Policies.

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