Ways to Donate

As a nonprofit, Lekotek receives donations from foundations, corporations, employee giving programs, civic groups and individuals. You can make a difference with a donation in any amount or consider giving your time as a volunteer.

Lekotek is proud that greater than 90% of all donations are used for direct services.
 



MONETARY DONATIONS


We welcome donations in any amount.  Your contributions are used to support the wide variety of Lekotek programs for children with disabilities and their families.  

child plays with iPadIf you'd like to sponsor a child for a particular Lekotek activity, the following sponsorships are available:
• $100 will pay for a child to participate in 5 weeks of CompuPlay computer training.
• $125 will pay for a child with disabilities and one sibling to go to Computer Camp for a week.
• $240 will pay for a child and family to participate in Lekotek Play Sessions for a year.
• $500 will purchase enough toys for a child to use for a year.
• $2,500 will purchase and adapt a computer to be used with a child with severe disabilities.
• $5,000 will pay for a Lekotek leader to serve 15 children off the waiting list.

If you'd like your contribution to go toward one of these specific sponsorships, please let us know when you send your donation in. 

You can donate online

 

Or mail your donation to:
Lekotek of GA, Inc.
1955 Cliff Valley Way
Suite 102
Atlanta, GA 30329

Your tax-deductible donation will be recognized promptly with a receipt - more importantly, you will have the satisfaction of knowing your gift makes a difference!


employee giving

Federal employees can support Lekotek with payroll deductions through the Combined Federal Campaign. Select Lekotek (35697) and support our kids and families. 

Many companies implement a matching gift program. When writing a check to Lekotek, please inquire if your workplace will match your gift. 



Honor and Memorial Cards

We now have Lekotek Honor and Memorial Cards you can order in advance and send at any time to someone you wish to honor or to someone who has lost a friend or family member.  The card explains that a donation has been made to Lekotek in honor or in memory of an individual and describes Lekotek services. There is no fixed cost for the cards.  Please send your donation in any amount and tell us how many cards you would like to receive.  You can mail your donation to:

Lekotek of GA, Inc.girl plays with scarves
1955 Cliff Valley Way
Suite 102
Atlanta, GA 30329

Your tax-deductible donation will be recognized promptly with a receipt - more importantly, you will have the satisfaction of knowing your gift makes a difference!
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Stock Donations

Just as you can write a check to Lekotek and receive a tax deduction, you can also donate stock.
As a 501(c) (3) organization the gift of securities is totally tax deductible. For additional information, please contact the Lekotek office at (404) 633-3430.
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Charitable Remainder Trusts and Bequests

Please consider establishing a charitable remainder trust during your lifetime as well as creating a legacy with a bequest to Lekotek in your will.



FREQUENT SHOPPER DONATIONS

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Kroger Plus Card

You can also help by registering your frequent shopper card from Kroger. A portion of your purchase will come back to Lekotek! Register your card HERE and select Lekotek.

Amazon
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Amazon also gives back to nonprofits. AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to your favorite charitable organization. Select Lekotek as your organization and we get a portion of your purchase!

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IN KIND DONATIONS


Computer and IPad Donations

Donated computers and IPads are loaned to families or used at Lekotek.  Loaned systems and IPads are loaded with software or applications that Lekotek leaders have chosen especially for the child who will be using the system or IPad.  Loaned systems include any accessory devices the child needs to successfully use the computer. We accept donations of PCs (Pentium 4s or better) and Macs (G3s or better) that have CD-ROM drives and sound cards. We accept all IPads.

If you have a computer or IPad that you would like to donate to Lekotek, please call our office at (404) 633-3430.  Your donation is tax-deductible and we will provide you with a receipt along with our thanks!


Car, Truck, Boat, and RV Donations

If you have an old car, truck, boat, or RV that you'd like to unload, let DonateACar.com do the work.  You receive a charitable tax deduction and Lekotek benefits in the form of cash from the sale. They now offer free next day pick-up! As long as they receive your call or information by 2 p.m. local time, they will schedule a next day pick-up apointment.

Read more about DonateACar.com (link to their Web site)
Fill out form to donate your car or other vehicle to DonateACar.com on Lekotek's behalf

Call Lekotek at 404-633-3430 to learn more about this opportunity.



Lekotek is registered with GuideStar.org, a Web site that lists program services, financial statements and other information on charities. 

Sponsorship Opportunities

Lekotek is proud of the support we receive from the Atlanta community as well as from corporations and foundations throughout the United States.

To find out more about becoming a sponsor contact Lekotek at (404) 633-3430 or
email helene@lekotekga.org

Did You Know?

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Lekotek is proud that greater than 90% of all donations are used for direct services.

Donor Spotlight

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AMS Vans was established in 1998. Family owned and operated, their goal is to make accessible transportation affordable while providing THE BEST customer service possible. 19 years later, with over 10,000 customers nationwide, their goals are still the same. Their family is part of the special needs community. They owners have two children with special needs. Their daughter has an extremely rare chromosomal disorder with very little to no information available and their son has been diagnosed with ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder). If you can’t make it to them, they will come to you for a free evaluation and product demonstration.