Support the MRF
When you give to the MRF, we put your dollars to work. The MRF is committed to research, education and advocacy in our battle to find more effective treatments and, ultimately, a cure for melanoma. With your help, we can raise awareness, support medical research to find effective new treatments for melanoma, and provide resources and education to the melanoma community. Together, we are making a difference!
There are several ways to support the MRF:
Click the button below to make a donation online, to support our efforts fighting melanoma, or in tribute or memory of a loved one. Please indicate to whom, if anyone, we should send a notification that a donation was made. All financial contributions to the MRF, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, are tax deductible.
Send a Check
Mail your donation to:
Melanoma Research Foundation
P.O. Box 759329
Make checks payable to the Melanoma Research Foundation.
Electronic Transfer Authorization
Your broker can electronically transfer your securities to the MRF. To make a transfer, please provide the information below to your broker:
Broker: First Clearing Corp
Name: Melanoma Research Foundation
Broker’s DTC Number: 0141
Account Number: 43207352
Federal Tax ID Number: 76 0514428
Your gift will be acknowledged by the MRF according to the value of your stock on the date of transfer.
There can be additional tax benefits for donating stocks and/or securities. If you are interested in more information, please email email@example.com and we will provide you with additional details.
Donor Advised Funds
If you wish to make a donation through a donor advised charitable fund, please use the information below:
Tax ID: 76-0514428
Kyleigh LiPira, Senior Director of Development
Melanoma Research Foundation
1411 K Street, NW Suite 800
Washington, DC 20005
Log into your Amazon account through the AmazonSmile page. Select the MRF as your charity of choice before you begin shopping and Amazon will donate 0.5% of your qualifying purchase to the MRF - with no additional cost to you.
Sell to Give
The MRF is proud to announce a partnership with DELGATTO, the leading brand for the resale of your fine jewelry diamonds and watches.
DELGATTO’s Charitable Division (DCD) is dedicated to helping the MRF raise funds through the resale of fine jewelry that you no longer want or wear. DELGATTO’s Charitable Division will donate an additional 5% in your name to the MRF on all purchases of fine jewelry, diamonds and watches through September 15, 2017. Contact DELGATTO at (212) 681-9550 or firstname.lastname@example.org to make an appointment. Make sure to mention the code “MRF17” when speaking with a DELGATTO buyer. To learn more about DELGATTO, please visit www.del-gatto.com.
If you are interested in helping the MRF find a cure for melanoma through planned giving, please email email@example.com. A staff member will get in touch with you to start the process.
Workplace Giving Campaigns
The MRF welcomes gifts through workplace giving campaigns, including: Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) Employer-matching gifts. Contact your HR department for details on designating your contribution. Federal employees, please choose CFC #35748 to designate the MRF as your beneficiary. If your employer has a matching gift program, please work with your employer to submit your gift form to firstname.lastname@example.org.
IRA Charitable Rollovers
As of 2015, donors over the age of 70 ½ are now permitted to transfer funds directly from an Individual Retirement Account (IRA) to the MRF without first withdrawing the funds and assuming tax liability. If you are interested in utilizing this tax benefit to make your gift to the MRF, please email email@example.com so that we may assist you.
If you are part of a company or organization that would like to help us further our mission of finding a cure for melanoma, consider becoming a corporate sponsor. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Visit our Sponsors & Partners page to see other organizations that have joined the fight.