Ways to Give


I can’t think of another organization that does what Iona does as well as it does. I know when I make a contribution to Iona, I get a lot of bang for my buck.”

– Richard Snowdon, long-time donor

Donate Now:

Your secure online donation today will help Iona provide services and resources to older adults and caregivers who rely on us to remain safe, protected, nourished, and part of a strong community of care.


Donate Monthly:

You pay a monthly subscription for streaming television, food delivery, and more. Why not show your ongoing support to older adults and caregivers monthly? Iona’s Safety Net Society, a monthly giving program, provides a steady source of funding to Iona. As a member, you commit to a monthly gift in the most efficient way. You’ll save time, and you’ll get a great feeling knowing the deep impact you’re making in the lives of your older neighbors.

Give Monthly Now

Make an Honor/Memorial Gift:

Making a gift in honor or memory of someone is a wonderful way to celebrate or pay tribute to a loved one. You can make an honor or memorial gift by using our special online tribute donation form.

Make an Honor or Memorial Gift 

Once your gift is received, Iona will be pleased to send your loved one, friend, or designated family member a letter informing them of your gift. We will also send you an acknowledgment suitable for tax purposes. Additionally, you have the option of sending an eCard on the tribute form.

If you have additional questions, you can reach Jennifer Reid, Director of Development at 202-895-9418 jreid@iona.org.

Donate by Mail:

Please download and complete our donation form and mail it along with a check payable to “Iona Senior Services” to the following address:

Iona Senior Services
4125 Albemarle Street NW
Washington, DC 20016

Make a Gift of Stock:

Iona gratefully accepts gifts of stock and mutual funds.

You will need to contact us to obtain the necessary bank information.  You can reach Jennifer Reid at (202) 895-9418 or jreid@iona.org.

Make a Bequest:

A donation through wills, bequests, and other charitable trusts is a tremendous way to support Iona’s work. Leaving a legacy for generations to come will truly change the lives of older adults.

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Make a tax-free IRA Charitable Rollover Gift:

If you’re 70 and half or older and have an IRA, you can make a tax-free gift rollover gift up to $100,000 from your IRA to Iona Senior Services without triggering income tax. Your IRA Charitable Rollover Gift may satisfy your entire Required Minimum Distribution and is excluded from taxable income.

If you qualify, please consider using your IRA Charitable Rollover to make a profound difference in the lives of vulnerable older adults and family caregivers in our community. Please contact your IRA provider for instructions, or our Director of Development, Jennifer Reid. You can reach her at (202) 895-9418 or jreid@iona.org.

Workplace Giving:

Designate Iona Senior Services in your Combined Federal Campaign (#52489), United Way Campaign (#8833), or other workplace giving campaign. For more information, please contact your Human Resources administrator. If your workplace would like to organize a food or product drive, please contact our Sr. Manager of Development Operations, Ann Keeler at akeeler@iona.org.

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