What is Show Your Marklund Purple Day?
Simply put, it’s 16 Days of Leadership giving for Marklund with a big celebration on July 30!
More specifically, we are inviting anyone who loves Marklund to join our Leadership Giving Circle during these special giving days by making a leadership level gift of $1,000 or more to ensure everyday life is made possible for individuals with profound disabilities.  To do this, we need you!

When is it?
Join Marklund’s Leadership Giving Circle by making a gift of $1,000 or more from July 1-16.
We’ll celebrate all of our new members on July 30th  with SWAG and lots of fun posts throughout the day!

Why Join Now?
By making a gift of $1,000+ from July 1-16, you will not only be a part of this distinguished group of donors who ensure the future for Marklund, but this year, your membership will also come with a commemorative T-shirt, Marklund mug, and a special invitation to the exclusive 10th Annual Leadership Giving Reception on September 9.

What is the Leadership Giving Circle? 

The Leadership Giving Circle was created to: recognize exceptional gifts; engage new leadership; and strengthen relationships and partnerships with our donors.  By making a Leadership Gift, we hope you will inspire others to follow your example, and your dedication to the residents we serve.  The Leadership Giving Circle is available to all donors with a cumulative annual giving of $1,000 or more to Marklund July-June.


Other Member Benefits:

• Bi-Annual report from Gil Fonger, President & CEO
• Donors recognized with their tier of giving on campus posters• Opportunity to develop a significant and personal connection to our residents and mission.

Leadership Giving Circles

Diamond:   $50,000+
Platinum:   $20,000-$49,999
Gold:          $10,000-$19,999
Silver:        $5,000-$9,999
Bronze:      $2,500-$4,999
Chairman:  $1,000-$2,499

Everyday Supporter

LGC giving can be easy by simply making a monthly donation of $83.34 through our Monthly Giving Program.

Marklund 365

Make everyday life possible every day at Marklund by covering the state funding gap
for one resident this year at Marklund – or every year with an endowment gift.

Please contact Stephanie Myers, Individual Giving Manager,
smyers@marklund.org or 630-593-5473, to learn how you make a difference today.