Other Ways To Give
There are many ways you can support Avondale House!
Give By Mail
Please make your check payable to “Avondale House” and mail it to the attention of the Development Director, Avondale House, 3737 O’Meara Drive, Houston, TX 77025. In addition, we are always happy to accept donations in person at our facility.
Donor Advised Funds
If you contribute to a donor advised fund, you can support Avondale House with this type of account through a grant recommendation. These recommendations can be one-time gifts or reoccurring.
Honoraria and Memorials
There is no better way to honor a loved one, celebrate a special occasion, or show someone you care than to make a gift in his or her name. Your gift to Avondale House will be shared and appreciated by many and will further our mission to strengthen the lives of children and young adults with autism. Each gift received by Avondale House is acknowledged to the individual in whose honor or memory the gift was made. The gift amount remains confidential. The donor will receive a separate receipt. You can designate a gift when you use the donate button above.
Matching Gift Program
Many companies sponsor matching gift programs, which are designed to match charitable contributions made by their employees or employee spouses, widows/widowers, and retirees. Check with your company’s human resources or payroll department to see whether it offers a matching gift program before making your next gift to Avondale House. This is a great opportunity for you to support Avondale House and possibly double or even triple the amount of your gift!
The Legacy Society is a distinguished group that is open to those who have made a planned gift or have included Avondale House in their estate plans. You can join by sharing with us that you have included Avondale House in your planning. Membership does not create a binding obligation and we always keep the specifics of your gift confidential.
Joining the Legacy Society allows us to offer our thanks during your lifetime and ensure we can fulfill your intent for the gift. Additionally, we hope that the growing roster of Legacy Society members will encourage those connected with Avondale House to consider the same.
To join the Legacy Society, simply complete the form found at the link below and return it to Avondale House, Attn: Valerie Ramirez, 3737 O’Meara Drive, Houston, TX. 77025.
Gifts of Stock
Making a gift of securities to us offers you a chance to help our organization while realizing many important tax benefits for yourself. Please click here for stock transfer instructions.
Supply and Car Donations
As a year-round school, day habilitation site and residential program, our students and clients need a steady supply of basic materials. You can make an important contribution to our kids and adults; donate the supplies and learning tools they need to succeed. To view our programs' wishlists, please follow the links to our Amazon Smile Charity Lists:
- The School at Avondale House Activities
- The School at Avondale House Supplies
- Residential Activities
- Residential Supplies
Every donation to Avondale House makes a difference. Many of our donors tell us they wish they could give more. If you’re looking to get rid of a vehicle but don’t want the hassle of selling it or fixing it, consider donating it to Avondale House. Donating your car is a fast, safe, and easy way to support the programming you value. Make a difference by donating your unwanted vehicle. Read FAQs about car donation here.
Donate your spare change to Avondale House through RoundUp App. Your purchases are rounded up to the nearest dollar, and the total is donated to us at the end of each month. It's safe, secure, and an easy way to support our mission in your everyday life. Sign-up today!