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Capital Campaign

Donate Online to Merci's Refuge

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.

Naming Opportunities:

Pave the way for all future residents.  Name a room in honor or memory of your family or friends.

Gift Registry:

Help us create a comfortable and beautiful haven that reflects the beauty and worth of our residents by purchasing needed household items.  Target Gift Registry.  Hampton's Kitchens & Appliances.

Online or Electronic Gifts: 

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

Donate Online to Merci's Refuge


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

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


For specific instructions on donating appreciated securities contact:
Terri Lipscomb at 217-493-3300 or tlipscomb@hopeforafuture.com

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:

Have you considered leaving a portion of your estate to Living Alternatives?  Legacy gifts allow donors to make continue to support their what they are passionate about for generations to come 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™