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Ways To Give

The NCPA Foundation offers diverse ways to make a gift to ensure inclusivity, accessibility, and convenience while enhancing trust and adaptability. This approach helps organizations and individuals alike engage and drive more support for our work.

The NCPA Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, was established in 1953. Contributions are deductible for income tax purposes to the extent permitted under federal tax law (Tax ID: 90-0633086).

For Individuals

Donor-advised funds (DAF), cryptocurrency, and gifts of stock

  • Simplified giving: NCPA Foundation uses Every.org to accept gifts of stock, crypto and DAF gifts. Give now through their secure form. You can provide a “note” if you’d like your gift designated.
  • Donor-advised funds: Please reach out to your fund manager if you have questions about making a gift through your DAF.
  • Gifts of stock: Support National Community Pharmacists Association Foundation with a tax-advantaged stock gift in minutes! Our partner DonateStock makes it easy to give gifts of stock to support community pharmacy.

Mail a check or money order

If you would like to send a donation by check or money order to the NCPA Foundation the address is: 

The NCPA Foundation
100 Daingerfield Road
Alexandria, VA 22314

To designate your support, simply enclose a slip indicating where you'd like your support to go, or indicate it on the memo line of the check.

Domestic and international wire transfers

For domestic and international wire transfer information, please reach out directly to the foundation (ncpaf@ncpafoundation.org). When you reach out, please indicate if this gift will be designated, and if the funds will be coming domestically or internationally, and if there will need to be a currency rate conversion or not.

Become a partner with peer-to-peer fundraising

Peer-to-peer fundraising is a great way to raise money and awareness for a cause. This type of fundraising makes it possible for individual supporters to host personalized campaigns for collecting donations from friends, family and colleagues on our behalf.

Some examples of peer-to-peer fundraising that have been successful in raising support for the NCPA Foundation include: bake sales, penny fundraisers, charity concerts, GoFundMe campaigns, Facebook birthday fundraisers and more.

We can help you leverage your peer-to-peer fundraising efforts and with your permission celebrate your achievements on our social media pages! Reach out to the foundation to learn more.

Retirement assets and planned giving

  • Retirement assets: Giving part or all of your unused retirement assets, such as your IRA, 401(k), 403(b), pension or another tax-deferred plan, is an excellent way to make a gift to the NCPA Foundation. Please be sure when working with your custodian that they provide contact information for where to send a receipt acknowledgement for your gift.
  • Planned giving: Consider listing NCPA Foundation as your preferred charity in your will or as a beneficiary on a life insurance policy. You can provide for the future of independent community pharmacy while enjoying financial benefits for yourself. Planned gifts include bequests through a will or living trust, beneficiary designations of a retirement plan or life insurance policy, or a deferred gift that will provide an income for life, such as a charitable gift annuity or a charitable trust. For more information, please reach out to the foundation.
    • Proper wording in your estate plan is key to ensuring your wishes are carried out correctly. You can find sample bequest language here.

For Corporations, Foundations, and Other Organizations

Maximize employee and corporate giving potential

Unsure how to start or maximize your employee giving potential? Let us help you. Organizations like yours have supported our work through employee giving. Reach out to us to be added to our notification list anytime a new program rolls out, or we respond to another disaster.

To make a gift through Benevity, search for “National Community Pharmacists Association Foundation, Inc.”

Cause marketing

Looking for an opportunity to amplify the impact of your philanthropic initiatives? Consider developing a cause marketing campaign with the NCPA Foundation to channel resources toward elevating the practice of community pharmacy. This method of giving is convenient, flexible and accessible.

Roundup campaigns/charity at the point of sale:

  • Please consider choosing the NCPA Foundation when selecting charities for roundup/point of sale campaigns to support independent community pharmacies in times of disaster.
  • Roundup/point of sale campaigns are seamless and non-intrusive methods customers can utilize to support a charitable cause without having to make a separate donation.

To learn more about how our organization might align with a potential cause marketing campaign, please contact us.

Giving pages

We can support your organization's fundraising campaigns with a dedicated giving page, giving form, and provide a QR code and co-branding to make raising funds for the NCPA Foundation easier. Branded giving pages are a win-win because they reflect your brand, making it recognizable to stakeholders and makes it easier to make a greater impact.

Matching gifts

Corporate matching is a powerful incentive for your employees to donate their own funds. It amplifies the impact of their contribution, and it also lets them know that you support their efforts to make a difference in the world. Many companies include donation matching as part of their package of employee reward or benefit programs.

If you have a matching gift program that could be leveraged for a greater impact, please contact us, especially if you utilize platforms such as Benevity, YourCause, or Cybergrants for employee giving.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Financial support from sponsors allows the foundation to offer more scholarships or awards, directly impacting the lives of deserving individuals. This strengthens our mission and allows us to recognize and nurture future leaders in community pharmacy.

Sponsorships also demonstrate our credibility and show your commitment to our cause, potentially attracting further support and partnerships.  In essence, sponsorship opportunities create a powerful synergy, allowing both organizations to achieve their goals while making a positive social impact. Learn more about sponsorship opportunities.

Contact us

There are many ways to make a philanthropic impact at the NCPA Foundation. We are here to help!

Please contact us at ncpaf@ncpafoundation.org with any questions about making a gift to our organization.

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