How to Donate

About Donations

The LDA is an all-volunteer national non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that has raised millions of  dollars for Lyme disease research, prevention, education and patient support. The LDA has funded research projects from coast to coast and has had 53 of its funded projects published in peer-reviewed literature and has provided 20 continuing medical conferences on tick-borne diseases for physicians and scientists and hundreds of public and schools educational events. LDA’s LymeAid 4 Kids has awarded ~$400,000 toward children getting diagnosed and treated. LDA offers Lyme and tick-borne diseases brochures orderable online for cost of mailings of downloadable for free. LDA now offers a downloadable LymeR Primer brochure in Spanish for free. You can donate to LDA via online, by sending in a check/money order or through the Combined Federal Campaign (if federal employee). All donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.


Online Donations  

2014 Donate Ribbon LDA  Make an online donation through paypal / credit card 


Mail-In Donations 

DonationEnvelope   Click here for a printable donation form

Tax Deductible Donations Can be Mailed here:

Lyme Disease Association, Inc.
PO Box 1438
Jackson, NJ 08527


Federal Employee Workplace Donation

CFC Logo LDAThe LDA has been designated as a national charity included in the 2020 Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) Charity List. CFC is part of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM). Each year, federal employees are provided with lists of approved charities for their workplace giving through the CFC. The LDA has met the requirements and been a part of CFC for 15 years running. LDA’s administrative and fundraising costs were determined to be only 2.7% for 2019, meaning 97.3% went directly to programs.

The LDA’s CFC 2019 identification for donors is #11424, and the Lyme Disease Association, Inc. will appear in the listing of National/International Independent Organizations, which is published in each local campaign charity list. See your federal employer for details. Check the CFC website at: http://www.opm.gov/cfc/ for details about the Combined Federal Campaign.

Thanks to all those volunteers who have helped with our programs nationwide, and a special thanks to those who have been contributing through their federal workplace CFC to the Lyme Disease Association, Inc..

 

 




LymeAid 4 Kids Needs Your Help!

Internationally acclaimed author Amy Tan and the Lyme Disease Association partnered to develop a fund for children to help them get Lyme disease diagnosis and Lyme disease treatment. Over $369,000 has been awarded to date, but the fund is depleted and needs your help.

Donate Today




State Donation Registration Information

Lyme Disease Association, Inc. is registered many states and the following states require these statements:
 
 
Florida – REGISTRATION#: CH16239 “A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE (800-435- 7352) WITHIN THE STATE. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE.”
Maryland – Copies of information are available through the Secretary of State.
New Jersey – Information filed with the Attorney General concerning this charitable solicitation may be obtained from the Attorney General of the State of New Jersey by calling 201-504-6215.
New York – Copies of the annual report can be obtained from the Office of the Attorney General, Dept. of Law, Charities Bureau, 120 Broadway, New York, NY 10271.
North Carolina – A copy of the license to solicit charitable contributions as a charitable organization or sponsor and financial information may be obtained from the Department of Human Services, Solicitation Licensing Branch, by calling 919-733-4510.
Pennsylvania – “The official registration and financial information of the American Institute of Philanthropy may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll-free, within Pennsylvania, 1-800-732-0999.”
Virginia – Financial statements are available from the State Division of Consumer Affairs.
Washington – Financial information is available from the Secretary of State. Washington residents call toll-free 1-800-332-4483.
West Virginia – “West Virginia Residents may obtain a summary of the registration and financial documents from the Secretary of State, State Capitol, Charleston, WV 25305.” Registration with these governmental agencies does not imply endorsement by the state.




Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) LDA

The LDA has been designated as a national charity included in the 2018 Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) Charity List. CFC is part of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM). Each year, federal employees are provided with lists of approved charities for their workplace giving through the CFC. The LDA has met the requirements and been a part of CFC for 13 years running. LDA’s administrative and fundraising costs were determined to be only 3.8% for 2017, meaning 96.2% went directly to programs.

The LDA’s CFC 2018 identification for donors is #11424, and the Lyme Disease Association, Inc. will appear in the listing of National/International Independent Organizations, which is published in each local campaign charity list. See your federal employer for details. Check the CFC website at: http://www.opm.gov/cfc/ for details about the Combined Federal Campaign.

Thanks to all those volunteers who have helped with our programs nationwide, and a special thanks to those who have been contributing through their federal workplace CFC to the Lyme Disease Association, Inc.

Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) LDA