Thank you! Your generous support helps us make everyday life possible for individuals with profound disabilities. You allow us to provide each infant, child, teen, and adult the Marklund standard of care – well above the requirements of the State of Illinois.

Want to continue your impact all year long? Select “Make this a monthly gift” below or CLICK HERE to learn more about the Monthly Giving Program.

If you need any assistance with the online gift form, please contact Niesa Patton, Annual Fund Manager, at (630) 397.5648 or

Giving Programs

Leadership Giving Circle: Become a member by contributing $1,000 or more in cumulative annual giving to Marklund.

Monthly Giving Program: Recurring monthly donors continue to make everyday life possible – Every. Day.  Become an Everyday Supporter by starting your monthly donation today.

The Marklund Always Society: Secure the future of Marklund now and always through meaningful estate and legacy gift opportunities.


  1. How do I make my gift?

The quickest way is to make a gift securely online. If you are giving by mail, please be sure to write the check out to “Marklund” and mail to 1S450 Wyatt Drive, Geneva, IL, 60134.

  1. What is a Matching Gift?

Corporate Matching Gifts are offered by some employers – you may be able to double or even triple your gift to Marklund! Contact your Human Resources office
to see if your employer matches gifts.

  1. Will my gift be eligible for tax deduction?

Yes. Official receipts of acknowledgement will be issued.

  1. What does my gift fund?

Gifts to Marklund support the Marklund Annual Fund. These unrestricted dollars allow Marklund to meet the organization’s most current and/or urgent needs and are critical to maintaining the exceptional care and programs Marklund is able to provide each and every day. The annual short-fall is $13,200 per client, per year – Marklund serves 178 residential clients annually.

  1. Can I designate my gift to a specific program at Marklund?

You can designate your gift to a specific program or general operations at Marklund Philip Center in Bloomingdale, IL, Marklund Wasmond Center in Elgin, IL, or Marklund Hyde Center in Geneva, IL.

  1. How can you start your recurring monthly donation?

Visit our Monthly Giving Page. We will automatically charge your card on the date you select – the 1st or 15th of each month.