- Friends of DSCC -
Be a friend to a child…be a Friend of DSCC
How Do I Help?
a one-time or annual donation of any amount, no matter how small,
to Friends of DSCC, you can have an impact on the quality of life of
family with a child with special health care needs.
Join the caring
individuals, families and businesses that have made a tax deductible
donation to the Friends of DSCC Fund.
What is Friends of DSCC?
Friends of DSCC Fund is derived solely from gifts, donations, bequests
and other private monetary contributions from people like you.
The University places specific requirements on the utilization
of gift fund accounts, and DSCC uses these funds primarily to support
unique, non-recurring needs of children and families that could not
otherwise be met through the DSCC program or other sources of assistance.
Friends of DSCC is a wonderful opportunity
to make a
difference in the life of a child.
What Will My Contribution Provide?
Examples of medical and educational supplies and services Friends of
DSCC has helped families purchase:
- Adaptive alarm clocks and smoke
detectors for the hearing impaired
- A medical ID necklace
order hinges to make a bedroom wheelchair accessible
- Spina Bifida
conference registration fees
- Sign language books and tapes for
What Can I Expect?
All donors receive a Friends of DSCC
pin and are listed in the biannual “Honor Roll of Giving” in
DSCC’s family newsletter, Special Addition.
Giving is Easy
You may contribute online, by mail, or
choose the convenience of Electronic Funds Transfer. You may make a
one-time or recurring donation, or designate a gift in honor or in
memory of others. University of Illinois employees may also contribute
via payroll deduction - contact your Human Resources representative
for further information.
Many companies will match, double or even triple
charitable gifts made by employees or retirees. Be sure to ask whether
your company offers this benefit.
If you are interested in making a tax-deductible gift
to Friends of DSCC, you can visit
Foundation website or download the brochure (in
your gift to Friends of DSCC using the code 3-31312.
Donations can also be sent to:
Friends of DSCC
3135 Old Jacksonville Road
Springfield, IL. 62704-6488
Won’t you join
the caring community of
Friends of DSCC donors by sending a check today?
Questions, comments or concerns about any information
contained within this web site should be submitted to DSCC via the Contact
Us web page.
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