Other Ways to Support Willow House:
Donate to Willow House via Paypal using the button below.
If you have a special request for a an honorary or memorial donation, please email us at [email protected] with a reference to your donation. Thank you!
If you wish to make a donation by mail, please make your check payable to Willow House and mail to:
2231 Lakeside Dr
Bannockburn, IL 60015
Willow House’s Tax ID#: 36-4236306
- Avoid paying capital gains tax
- Your charitable contribution will be larger
Getting rid of an old car? Selling isn’t your only option. Willow House has teamed up with Donate for Charity to make donating your vehicle easy. It’s a win for all: you get a minimum $500 tax deduction (or higher, depending on what your car sells for), and Willow House receives the net proceeds to support our program.
Whether the vehicle is running or not, Donate For Charity will pick up your car and process the donation. Click here to donate, or for more information call Donate for Charity directly at (866) 392-4483.
Because death ends a life, not a relationship, Willow House welcomes contributions in memory of loved ones. This presents an opportunity to remember a loved one in a meaningful way, one in which others can be helped through the darkest hours of their grief journey, and to travel to a place where hope once again becomes a possibility.
Willow House can send a personalized letter to the family noting that you have made a memorial gift in their loved one’s name.
Many employers make it easy to make a tax-deductible donation to Willow House through employee giving and some even match employee charitable donations!
Here are some ways you can give back and get involved at your workplace:
Employee Giving Campaigns
Your employer may organize an annual employee giving campaign. Through employee giving campaigns, you may have the opportunity to make a tax-deductible donation or automatically deduct a portion of your paycheck.
Ask your employer for more information or encourage them to start a campaign today!
Many employers match employee charitable donations. Your gift to Willow House could be doubled by your company!
Here are just a few of the companies that have supported Willow House through employee giving or matching donation programs:
Bank of America
Illinois Tool Works
New York Life
JP Morgan Chase
Request a Willow House Speaker
- Bequests are fully deductible for estate tax purposes
- Update an existing will by adding language or a codicil
Let us know that you’ve included us as a beneficiary in your estate planning. With your permission, we would love to recognize your contribution.
For more information, please contact Erin Leyden, Executive Director at (847) 236-9300.
Larger Items / Electronics
If you are interested in helping with any wishlist items, or have any questions,
please contact us for more detailed information.
Make a donation in honor of someone special and help hundreds of grieving children and families to heal after the death of a loved one. It’s a great idea for gift giving during the holidays, birthdays, or special occasions.
Willow House can send a personalized letter to the recipient, indicating that a gift has been made in their honor.
Since 1998… Willow House has supported thousands of grieving children and families. Without the generous support of donors like you, we would not be here today. As you may know, the death of a parent or child often not only leaves a family emotionally overwhelmed but can also be financially devastating. Because of this, Willow House does not charge for services nor do we receive government funding or insurance reimbursements. We rely solely on individual donations, making your gift so important.