Thank you for your interest in supporting Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance. We need your help to make a difference in our fight against ovarian cancer and to help us continue our vital research, work to support our survivors and educate the community about this disease. Explore the links below for more ways to make a difference!
Your financial support helps provide innovative programing and resources to the women whose lives have been affected by ovarian cancer.
If you or someone you know has been touched by ovarian cancer, you can honor or remember them by raising support and sharing her story with your friends and family with an Honor or Memorial Tribute Page.
Host an event or Fundraise Online by Becoming an OCRFA Fundraiser.
Runs, walks, dinners online parties and dances—these are just some of the ways our dedicated supporters throughout the country are raising awareness and helping fund the science to beat ovarian cancer as Fundraisers for OCRFA. Or how about organizing an indoor cycling event through Ovarian Cycle?
Many employers will match charitable donations made by their employees, doubling or even tripling your impact! Your HR department can guide you through your employer’s matching gift program. If you are not sure if your employer matches charitable giving, this tool can help:
Matching gifts can be sent to:
Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance
PO Box 32141
New York, NY 10087-2141.
Often companies allow employees to automatically deduct charitable contributions from each paycheck. Connect with your HR department on adding a donation to OCRFA through payroll.
Federal, state and local government employees can support Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance through payroll deductions as part of the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC). OCRFA’s CFC number is 11154.
Perhaps your company might be interested in becoming a corporate partner or event sponsor. OCRFA has a variety of opportunities for mutually beneficial corporate support. To learn more, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
In addition to making a gift via credit card or check, you can also make a stock or IRA donation.
Contact your financial advisor to authorize a stock donation to support Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance. Please ask your advisor to contact OCRFA with your name and contact information, the stock name and number of shares and we will provide the stock transfer instructions. Once the stock is received you will receive an acknowledgement from OCRFA.
To make a gift from your IRA, contact your IRA administrator and instruct them to make a distribution directly to OCRFA, Post Office Box 32141 New York, NY 10087-2141 (Tax ID 13-3806788). Please ask your administrator to include your name and address when they transfer the funds so we can properly thank you for your gift and provide you with an acknowledgement for your records.
Contact Jon Zeidman at email@example.com or 212-268-1002 with any questions.
Create a lasting legacy by making a charitable bequest to the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance in your will. This gift will support the important future work of OCRFA. An outright bequest to OCRFA is fully tax-deductible for estate-tax purposes.
Since we cannot predict future medical advances, we recommend that your bequest be for unrestricted purposes or be directed generally to research.
We’ve suggested language you may find useful in writing your will:
“I give, devise and bequeath [the sum of ____ dollars], [all or ____ percent of the rest, remainder and residue of my estate of every kind and description (including lapsed legacies and devises)] to The Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance, Inc. 14 Pennsylvania Plaza, Suite 2110, New York, New York, 10122, EIN 13-3806788 for its general purposes.”
Talk to your lawyer and financial advisor for further information. We are incredibly grateful for your support!
Please contact Contact Jon Zeidman at firstname.lastname@example.org or 212-268-1002 to notify us of your plans or for further information.
OCRFA Partners in Science Program enables donors to select and sponsor OCRFA-funded scientists based on criteria such as geographic location, specific institution, or area of study. Sponsored researchers are selected by the donor after members of the OCRFA Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC) have conducted a peer-review of all the submitted applications and have recommend the top grants for funding to the Board of Directors, who in turn vote on the grants for final approval. Learn more about Partners in Science.
Did you know you can donate your car and the proceeds of the sale can support OCRFA? Vehicles for Charity offers free pick-up of used cars, trucks, motorcycles, boats, recreational vehicles, campers, and more, with 80% of profits to benefit OCRFA. Donors will be provided with a tax-deductible receipt. For more information and to schedule a donation, call 1-866-628-2277 or complete their simple online form.