The foundation achieves this by raising funds for special projects and initiatives that will enhance the lives of people with developmental disabilities in Allen County. Recent projects include fundraising for two All Ability Playgrounds in Allen County, a Butterfly Memorial Garden to honor the lives of people with developmental disabilities, and a Special Needs fund to help people in unique situations.
Marimor Legacy Foundation was established on June 4, 2018. It operates through the efforts of volunteers, primarily the Board of Directors:
If you would like to make a donation or learn more about Marimor Legacy Foundation’s current projects, please contact Esther Baldridge at firstname.lastname@example.org
You can make a donation to the Marimor Legacy Foundation here.
You can make a bequest through your will or name the Allen County Board of Developmental Disabilities as the beneficiary in a life insurance policy.
End of Year Giving
Give a gift of appreciated securities. The benefits of giving stocks and bonds include avoiding paying capital gains tax and receiving an itemized charitable income tax deduction.
If you are 70.5 or older, you are required to take a minimum distribution from your traditional IRA. By giving this distribution as a direct charitable donation, you can avoid paying taxes on it. Also, this may avoid increased taxes on your Social Security income.