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"I was sure no one understood what was happening to my family.  I was afraid that I just had to deal with this alone and I just didn’t think I could. I was losing hope, until I found you…”        caregiver

Party FundraisersHost your own fundraising event for the Alzheimer's Association Orange County Chapter!
We are thrilled that you would consider joining our fundraising team! By hosting an event on our behalf, you will make people more aware of how serious dementia is, and you will help to provide money to keep our services to families free of charge. Thank you for your involvement in helping to make a difference.

1) Decide what type of fundraising event you would like to host. The ideas are endless, but here is a list [PDF:116Kb] to give you some ideas.

2) Fill out our Third Party Event Registration form. [PDF:44Kb]

3) Once your event is approved, host your event and have fun!

Please contact us at 949.955.9000 to request a complete 3rd party event kit or to learn more about hosting your own fundraising event. We look forward to working with you!

Donate Your Unwanted Car, Truck, Boat or RV
Isn’t it about time to get rid of your unwanted vehicle? Whether it runs or not, call Mary at 949.757.3776. Save space in your driveway and money on your taxes. Click here for a PDF (Size:2.86MB) of additional information on our donations program. 

Organize a Workplace Fundraiser
Follow the lead of the Pacific Life Good Guys, with creativity and caring, they organized yearlong events internally to raise over $10,000 for our programs – a record amount! The Pacific Life Good Guys also help by giving hundreds of volunteer hours each year. For more information about workplace giving, call    Turning Empty Ink Cartridges into Cash
Just place your used cartridges (laser or ink jet) in baggies we provide.
Put the baggie in the mail – postage is pre-paid.
Empties4Cash pays AAOC for each cartridge you send.

What a perfect solution for empties – at home and at work.  Have questions? Need baggies?

Increase Your Income and Save on Taxes
Make a donation through a planned gift and create a lasting legacy in the fight against Alzheimer’s while providing for your own future. To learn more about enhancing your income and realizing generous tax savings, call Ann McDowell, Associate Vice President of Major Gifts at 949.757.3714 or by e-mail

Double the Value of Your Gift
Ask your HR department about “matching gifts.” Many companies will match their employee’s gifts to charitable organizations. Some will even make a donation to organizations where employees volunteer. Click here for a PDF (Size:120Kb) of companies offering matching gifts.

You make it possible for us to bring help and hope to the thousands of people throughout Orange County affected by Alzheimer’s disease and related memory loss disorders. Call 949.955.9000 for more information.

All donations are fully tax deductible, as allowed by law.

Corporate Partnership

Working Together Toward the Day that Alzheimer’s is Just a Memory
By sponsoring our programs and special events, you make it possible for us to provide help and hope for the thousands of people throughout our community affected by memory loss disorders. Your generosity and caring make a difference today...while bringing us closer to the day that Alzheimer's disease is just a memory.

An AAOC partnership package, based on your specific marketing and philanthropy goals, will deliver a powerful impact through prominent and positive alignment with our highly visible, well-regarded programs. For a full description of opportunities and benefits, contact Laura Corona at 949.757.3733 or by e-mail

  • An Affair to Remember gala, includes Memories in the Making art auction
  • Visionary Women Annual Awards Luncheon
  • Walk to End Alzheimer's®
  • Newsletter advertising
  • E-newsletter underwriting
  • Web site sponsorships
  • Memories in the Making® calendar and note cards 

In-Kind Donations
Companies can also help with in-kind donations of goods or services. The Alzheimer's Association gratefully accepts discounts on goods and services. Please contact Lynn Mullowney at or 949.757.3702 for more information or to offer corporate support.



Alzheimer's Association

Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.