There are a variety of ways to support The Arc of Southern Maryland. Your time, talents and resources are always welcomed. You can help by joining as a member, volunteering, or giving in-kind and financial donations. Donation options below.
Please partner with The Arc of Southern Maryland to continue and enhance services to support the needs of individuals, and their families, with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Cash - The most common form of donations are cash and check. Donations can be made out to:
The Arc of Southern Maryland
P.O. Box 1860
Prince Frederick, MD 20678
Credit, Debit, PayPal - Make a one-time or recurring donation using your credit card, debit card, or PayPal account by clicking the secure "Donate" link from PayPal below.
In-Kind Gifts – In kind donations of new or almost new items can be collected at one of our 3 locations throughout Southern Maryland.
Sponsorship Opportunities -The Arc of Southern Maryland invites businesses and organizations to support the various programs, events and activities through sponsorship. Sponsorships packages can be customized to provide sponsors with visual marketing opportunities. For additional information about sponsorship packages contact the Development Office, Ext. 113.
Planned Giving Options
Bequest – A percentage of your estate can be bequeathed to The Arc of Southern Maryland
Stocks and Securities – The liquidation and transfer of proceeds from a publicly traded stocks or bonds can be donated directly to The Arc of Southern Maryland.
Real Estate & Assets –The deed and/or title of any real estate or asset can be transferred to the Arc of Southern Maryland. Prior to transfer of assets an appraisal, paid by the donor, has to be reviewed by The Arc of Southern Maryland Board of Directors.
Car Donation –The Arc accepts cars, vans, trucks boats with a trailer, and recreational vehicles seven days a week 24 hours a day. Please complete the online form and select "The Arc of Southern Maryland" from the scroll down menu options. Once you hit the "Submit" button, you will receive an email notification. A towing agency will contact you to make towing arrangements. We value your privacy and will NOT sell, loan or give your personal information to a third party except for the sole purpose of processing your donation.
Life Insurance - The Arc of Southern Maryland can be named as the beneficiary to a life insurance policy. A copy of the policy can be forwarded to the above mailing address.
Making a difference
The Arc of Southern Maryland guarantees a return on your investment! Your contribution whether time, talent or treasure will make a difference in the lives of people with developmental disabilities in the many ways including getting an education in their community school, securing a rewarding job, enjoying social and recreational opportunities.
Your gift can change minds & lives! In years past, donations helped The Arc Southern Maryland to:
*Purchase special communications and mobility equipment, training videos and games, life skills materials
*Create workshops for family members
*Fund fun (and learning) events for kids
*Provide job transportation and many other supports and services for more than 2,000 residents of St. Mary's, Charles and Calvert Counties.
The planned giving options listed above can support the continued services provided by The Arc of Southern Maryland. Please consult your financial advisor or tax attorney to determine your best options.
The Arc of Southern Maryland is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, donations to which are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. A copy of current financial statement is available for the cost of copies and postage, upon written request to the Arc of Southern Maryland or the Office of the Secretary of State, State House, Annapolis, Maryland 21401.