Ways to Give

However you decide to contribute, you are helping to advance SARRC’s mission to advance research and provide a lifetime of support for individuals with autism and their families. For reference, SARRC's EIN designation is 31-1496646.  

Tribute Gifts

Double the meaning of your gift. Make a donation in honor or in memory of a friend or loved one. SARRC will send an acknowledgement to the recipient on your behalf (gift amount will not be included). Please include the name and address of the honoree or recipient with your donation.

Donate now online through our secure form

Annual Giving

SARRC's Multiyear Visionary Partner program is an opportunity for donors to make an annual gift of five years or more that will be invested in our vital programs, services, and research. Your multiyear pledge enables SARRC to plan for the future, extending our services far and wide, one community at a time. Learn more about becoming a SARRC MVP.

Planned Giving

Leave a legacy today through a planned gift. Help fund SARRC's services for years to come by selecting the future giving option that is right for you. Learn more about the many ways you can make a lasting impact by clicking here.

Mail or Phone

To mail a contribution, please send to:

Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center
300 N 18th Street
Phoenix, AZ  85006

If you would like to make a contribution over the phone, contact Natalie Jasso at 602.606.9881. 

Organize an Event

Learn a little more about our vital programs, services and research by coming in for a tour! See first-hand how your fundraiser will make an impact to SARRC. If you have an idea for a fundraiser, please contact a member of our team so that we can help answer any questions or provide guidance throughout the process. For more information, contact Lauren Smith at 602.218.8213. 

Here are some potential ideas for a fundraiser:

  • Profit-Share: Have your company or business donate a percentage of sales to SARRC (Example: A restaurant donates a percentage of sales for the entire month of April during Autism awareness month.)
  • Dress-Down Day or Casual Day: Have your company approve a SARRC Dress Down or Casual Day. Employees will donate to wear jeans or dress down, and all funds collected on that day will be donated to SARRC.
  • Birthday Fundraiser: Dedicate your birthday to raising money for SARRC. In lieu of gifts, ask family, friends, and coworkers to make a donation to SARRC!

Matching Gifts

There are many companies that will match-or even triple-your gift to SARRC. Effectively increase the impact of your gift by requesting a matching gift form from your employer. Check online at Double The Donation to see if your company matches!

Contributing Securities

If you are interested in transferring securities to SARRC click here to learn more. For questions or more information contact Andrea Levy, Chief Financial Officer, at alevy@autismcenter.org or (480) 603-3295.

Donor Advised Funds

You can recommend a gift to SARRC through your donor advised fund. Simply click here to complete your recommendation.

Fry’s Community Rewards Program

SARRC is proud to be part of the Fry’s Community Rewards program and now you can help support SARRC every time you shop at Fry’s Food Stores. Visit www.fryscommunityrewards.comto enroll in the program and search "Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center."

American Express Members Give Program

Members Give Online allows you to make a donation using your American Express® Card or, if you are enrolled in the Membership Rewards® program, you can redeem your points for a donation. Visit www.americanexpress.com/give for more information and to make a donation. Terms and Conditions for the Membership Rewards program apply.

Amazon Smile

The AmazonSmile program, through Amazon.com, donates 0.5 percent of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to SARRC. To sign up visit Amazon Smile.

Papa John's Pizza Promotion

SARRC and Papa John’s Pizza are partnering through 2019. Receive 40% off your online order by entering promo code “AutismAZ” and 10% will come right back to SARRC. (The code can be used more than once.) View and print the downloadable flyer.

eBay for Charity

eBay sellers can donate a portion of their sales to SARRC! When listing an item for auction, select "Donate a portion to charity" and search for "Southwest Autism Research and Resource Center". The donation percentage can be 10-100% of the proceeds. Visit our eBay charity page here.

Tops for Kids

Maximize your Arizona tax credit dollars with TOPS (Tuition Organization for Private Schools) for Kids. Support SARRC's Community School though a tax credit with TOPS (Tuition Organization for Private Schools) for Kids. The purpose of TOPS for Kids is to assist families who qualify in the Community School to receive financial assistance. Scholarships are given from the contributions of Arizona taxpayers who use the tuition tax credit program. TOPS for Kids is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. Download the SARRC Community School TOPS form.

Vehicle Donation

Interested in donating a vehicle to SARRC and receiving a tax deduction? SARRC will take your old car, truck, motorcycle, boat or RV off your hands.  Click here to learn more. 

Valley of the Sun United Way

SARRC is proud to be a Valley of the Sun United Way Community Partner.  Please use #8806 to designate SARRC as the recipient of your United Way contributions.