There are several easy options for making a gift to Merci's Refuge.

You can make your gift by credit card (online or over the phone), check, donating stock, wire transfer or through your company's matching gift program.  All contributions are tax-deductible as allowed by law.  Contact Terri Lipscomb at 217-493-3300 or to discuss your options for giving.

Online: Make a one-time gift or an ongoing pledge today.  We accept VISA, MasterCard, Discover, American Express and EFT.  It's easy to Support Merci's Refuge Online:

Check:  Make checks payable to Living Alternatives and indicate Merci's Refuge in the memo section, then mail to:

Living Alternatives
P.O. Box 1555
Champaign, IL 61824

Stocks: Contact us for specific instructions on donating appreciated securities.

Matching Gifts:  Ask your employer if your company matches charitable donations and review the basics of their program. If you decide to use this option, be sure to let Terri Lipscomb know so she may track the gift for you.

Planned Giving allows donors to make gifts through wills, life-insurance policies, estates, bequests, trusts and other estate planning vehicles. For more information, please contact Terri Lipscomb.

Financial Statements

View our most recent Form 990.  Living Alternatives has also met the accreditation standards of the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA).  ECFA's Seven Standards  of Responsible Stewardship™


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