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Ways to Give

Make a meaningful impact on the autism community!

Autism is the fastest-growing developmental disability in the world. Together we can answer the pressing questions that families, self-advocates, educators, and others who support autistic individuals ask daily.  Choose from one of the many ways below to support OAR and make a difference for autistic children and adults.

Other Ways to Give

Monthly Giving

Join OAR’s Shining Promise community, a group of monthly donors committed to helping promise brighter futures for autistic individuals and their supporters.

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Donation E-Cards

Send an e-card to celebrate someone special! Gifts can also recognize milestones such as a birthday, weddings, holidays, and more.

Send an E-Card

Mail Your Donation

If you would like to send a check donation via mail, please download this form to send with your contribution.

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Fundraise for Autism Research

Raise Money, Fund Research, Change Lives! There are all kinds of ways to raise money for autism research. Raise money and dedicate your miles, create a fundraiser in lieu of gifts for a special occasion, host an event, the options are endless!


Planned Giving

By making the OAR part of your long-term financial planning, you will leave a legacy that will fund life-changing autism research for future generations.

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Give in Memory

Honor the life and legacy of a loved one by making a donation in their memory.

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Give in Honor

Pay tribute to that teacher, therapist, first responder, neighbor, or friend whose actions and efforts make a difference.

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Donate Stock

A gift of stock or others securities is an excellent way to both support our mission and potentially save on your taxes.

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Donate Crypto

Your tax-deductible donation of Bitcoin or other crypto makes a huge difference for the future of autism research.

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Corporate Support

Strong corporate partners ensure the future of life-changing autism research, free resources, and new programs and services here at OAR.

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Workplace Giving

In the spirit of giving back, companies of all sizes and most levels of government conduct annual charitable campaigns for their employees. Start or participate in your employee giving campaign by supporting OAR with payroll deduction gifts.

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Matching Gifts

Many employers will match charitable donations made by their employees, retirees, and even spouses of employees. Matching gifts are a quick and easy way to double the impact of your gift and further your support of OAR.

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Shop and Give Back

Support autism research while you shop! There are many ways to support OAR while you shop, including eBay for Charity, RoundUp, or shopping with any of our retail partners.

Vehicle Donation

Donate your old car and help fund autism research. It’s quick, easy, and tax-deductible.

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Facebook Fundraiser

Invite your friends to support OAR by creating a fundraiser on Facebook.

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