Donation Options

Because Parkinson’s Association of West Michigan (PAWM) is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, all gifts are tax deductible as provided by law.  All donation funds will be used responsibly and will directly serve the West Michigan Parkinson’s community in the most fiscally prudent way.  Thank you in advance for your donation toward our efforts to educate and support the needs of the Parkinson’s Community of West Michigan.

When you send a memorial or a gift to honor someone, it has special meaning to both you and PAWM.  We are grateful that you value the PAWM organization and its work with this kind of gift. An acknowledgement can be sent to those that you designate by email. Your donation can be done online using a debit/credit card or using a traditional check/money order.  All information collected is kept confidential and NEVER sold to other companies. (Please refer to our Policy Page for Privacy, Terms of Use, and Gift Acceptance policies for additional information.)

To donate online…

(PREFERRED) Our online donation system is safe, secure, quick, and easy.  Your donation can be completed in a matter of minutes using a PayPal account, or a Visa, MasterCard, American Express, or Discover debit/credit card.   Select one of the following buttons related to the type of donation you wish to make…

To donate with a check or money order…

Option 1: (PREFERRED) Select one of the donation buttons above to start process.    By starting the process online, you are guaranteed to get a receipt for your donation and the entire process is handled in an efficient manner.  Please provide the requested information.  For “Select Payment Method,” choose the “Offline Donation” option.  A PDF receipt will be emailed once the check is received.  In the Personal Donation option, an Honoree or Tribute can still be requested through this online process.

Option 2: You can always mail in your check or money order to our office without initiating the donation online.  Please include a contact name, phone number (in case there are questions), and the reason for the any Memoriam/Tribute information you wish applied, if appropriate. Please make your check or money order payable to “Parkinson’s Association of West Michigan” and mail it to:

Parkinson’s Association of West Michigan
260 Jefferson SE, Suite 210
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Once the check or money is received, a Donation Receipt will be mailed to you via USPS.

To donate stocks, bonds, or other tangible products…

Please contact the PAWM Office Manager during regular office hours to make prior arrangements for this type of donation.  The PAWM Contact Us page has all the contact information.