Monetary Donations

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We graciously accept all donations made to honor or memorialize a loved one or to advance our efforts to fulfill our mission and vision. Unless you direct us otherwise, we use all monetary donations we receive to educate the public about organ and tissue donation.

Steps for Memorializing or Honoring a Loved One or Friend

In all online and mail correspondence, please help us to communicate with you and recognize the people you seek to honor with your donation by providing us with the following information:
  1. The full name of the person you are honoring or memorializing with your donation.
  2. The name and mailing address of the person you would like us to notify about your monetary gift.
  3. For mail-in donations, please include this information in a cover note or letter.
  4. For online donations, please click on the link below. Type in the desired amount to donate. On the next screen, please be sure to type in the name of the person you are donating in memory of.
Make a Monetary Donation

Ways to Make a Monetary Donation


You may make your financial donation online using a Credit Card or PayPal account by clicking the Donate button below.

Make a Monetary Donation


You may send donations by U.S. mail directly to Gift of Hope at the following address:

Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network
Attn: Alison Damato
425 Spring Lake Drive
Itasca, IL 60143-2076

Your Donation May Be Tax-Deductable

Gift of Hope is a registered 501(c)3 charitable organization, so your monetary donation may be tax-deductible.

For questions or more information about making a monetary donation to Gift of Hope, please email Alison Damato or call her directly at 630/758-2747.

Lorenzo Garcia Memorial

Gift of Hope has teamed up with to make it easy to become an organ and tissue donor. Visit to join the registry today.

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