There are many ways to support the life-changing work of Madonna. If you would like more information about ways to give, please contact the Madonna Foundation office at 402.413.4777 or at

Ways to give

Making a donation of cash is as simple as writing a check or authorizing a charge on your credit card. It is easy and puts your gift to work for Madonna Rehabilitation Hospitals right way. Using our online donation option makes giving even easier.

Stocks (as well as bonds and mutual funds) that have increased in value are one of the most popular assets used for charitable giving. Once it has been held for a minimum of a year, making a gift of securities offers you the chance to help Madonna while realizing positive income tax benefits.

You can name Madonna Foundation as the sole or contingent beneficiary of an IRA, Keogh, or employer-sponsored retirement plan. In addition, it is possible to give gifts from qualified IRA accounts up to $100,000 without penalty if you are over age 70.

Donating real estate, such as your house, farm or commercial property allows you to make an exceptional gift to help fund Madonna while offering you significant tax and income advantages. It may also allow you to make a larger charitable gift than anticipated while remaining in your home for life.

Gifts of a paid-up life insurance policies, as well as naming the Madonna Foundation as the primary beneficiary of one or more policies, can offer you tax advantages, as well as make a significant gift to Madonna.

Deferred gifts enable you to give an asset to Madonna while retaining an income stream for yourself, for a loved one, or both. Charitable remainder trusts, charitable gift annuities, deferred gift annuities, and charitable lead trusts can all be used to further these objectives.

A gift in a will or personal trust offers an excellent opportunity to provide philanthropic support. In this case, you can retain full control and use of assets during your lifetime. The most common estate gift is a bequest through a will

Many companies and corporations match employee giving to charitable organizations dollar-for-dollar, in effect doubling a gift. Please contact your personnel or human resources office for more information.

When you choose to invest in the life-changing work at Madonna, you gain the personal satisfaction of knowing you are helping people with physical disabilities to realize their fullest potential. Naming opportunities are one more way for the Madonna Foundation to recognize visionary individuals like you, who are able to make leadership-level gifts.

The Madonna Foundation encourages you to seek professional advice from your attorneys, accountants, tax advisors, financial and/or estate planning advisors. This information is not intended to substitute for professional assistance.

Thank you so much for your generous donation! If you did not direct your gift to a particular area of the hospital, our Board of Directors will make sure that it funds the hospital’s greatest needs, which can include the ongoing critical work of raising funds.

If you specified a particular area of the hospital for your gift, part of that gift (no more than 22 percent) will support the costs of raising funds.