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SD Foundation for the Blind & Visually Impaired - Support Students

By donating to the South Dakota Foundation for the Blind and Visually Impaired, you can give students who are blind or visually impaired an opportunity to learn and grow through enrichment activities that can only be funded through gifts from the Foundation.

Do you want 100% of your contribution to help South Dakota students with visual impairments? Below are some of the numerous ways a donor may help the Foundation.

Contributions

The easiest, most common way to support the South Dakota Foundation for the Blind and Visually Impaired is with a gift of cash. Donations are tax deductible and offer the possibility to make an immediate impact on the opportunities and enrichment activities offered to students by the Foundation. Checks should be made payable to the SD Foundation for the Blind and Visually Impaired.

Bequest and Memorials

Remember your loved ones and friends with a memorial to the SD Foundation for the Blind and Visually Impaired.

(sample language for use in a will)
I hereby give and bequeath unto the South Dakota Foundation for the Blind and Visually Impaired, a nonprofit organization, duly organized and existing under the law of the State of South Dakota, the sum of $_______, to be applied to the general uses and purposes of the said corporation under the direction of its Board of Directors.

Devise of Assets

Share your real estate and/or investments with the SD Foundation for the Blind and Visually Impaired.

(sample language for use in a will)
I hereby give and devise unto the South Dakota Foundation for the Blind and Visually Impaired, a nonprofit corporation, duly organized and existing under the law of the State of South Dakota (please provide the SDSFBI an accurate description) with full power to use said gift consistent with the purpose of the Foundation.

Any donors expressed intent will be respected if it is within the plan and purpose of the Foundation. Donations can be made in any way you prefer. For more information, please contact Lon Gellhaus, Foundation Secretary, at 605.225.6522 or by email lon@gellhauslaw.com.