Ways to Give

There are many ways to give to Avalon.

Direct Gifts

You can give directly to Avalon at any time. Your unrestricted donation to Avalon enables us to provide support services and programs to our residents all year long.

You can donate online or via a check payable to Avalon Housing, sent to
Avalon Housing – Fund Development
1327 Jones Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48105

Donor-Advised Funds

Avalon accepts gifts from DAFs, or donor-advised funds. If you have questions or need more information, please contact Marcia Luke-van Dijk, Communications and Fund Development Director.

Gifts of Stock

By donating shares of stock to Avalon, you can receive a tax deduction of the full fair market value of your stock, in addition to a capital-gains tax exemption on shares that you’ve owned for at least one year. For more about information about making a stock donation, please contact Marcia Luke-van Dijk, Communications and Fund Development Director.

Planned Giving

Designating a gift to Avalon in your will helps ensure a future source of funds for Avalon’s services and programs. For more information about planned gifts, please contact Marcia Luke-van Dijk, Communications and Fund Development Director.

Memorial Gifts

You can celebrate the legacy of loved ones by making a gift to Avalon in their honor. Whether you donate online or send us a check, you can designate your gift with the name of your honoree. With your permission, Avalon will then communicate your honorarium in our printed materials and/or on our website. For more information about memorial gifts, please contact Marcia Luke-van Dijk, Communications and Fund Development Director.

Donated items

Avalon has periodic needs for new items and gently used items, such as furniture.

For more information, please contact Jody Piechura at (734) 707-3205 or jpiechura@avalonhousing.org.  Please send photo(s) of your item(s) to make sure we can use them.