Ways to Give

Every dollar, every donor, every year, changes lives.

Each day, we are presented with a chance to enrich the lives of others. Your donation or commitment of time helps extend the service and care Excentia Human Services brings to the community. The support you offer provides opportunities for growth, greater self-determination and a chance for individuals with intellectual disabilities to live fuller, richer lives – that is the gift at the heart of your generosity.

There are so many ways to give and be a part of something so special at Excentia Human Services. With our commitment to excellence, we invite you to get involved and participate as an individual, a family member, or someone looking to make a real difference as a staff member, volunteer or supporter.
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Give Online

A quick and simple way to show your support.

You can make a donation right here on the website.

Gift by Mail

Make a donation easily by mail.

Checks, made payable to Excentia Human Services, may be mailed to:

Excentia Human Services
Advancement Department
1810 Rohrerstown Road,
Lancaster, PA 17601

Please note gift designations or restrictions on the check’s memo line or in accompanying correspondence.

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Gift of Securities

Gift stock, bonds, mutual funds and other securities.

Donors making gifts of stock, bonds, mutual funds and other securities to Excentia Human Services can receive a double tax break: avoiding capital gain taxes and getting a current-year income tax deduction for the full value of the gift.

Karen Fitzgerald, Vice President for Advancement and Community Relations, is able to assist you with the securities transfer process.

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Planned Giving

Plan a legacy of supporting Excentia.

You can give Excentia Human Services long-term gifts, including bequests, charitable remainder trusts, gift annuities, life insurance and retained life estates—gifts that may provide you with income as well as other tax and financial planning benefits.

Email Karen Fitzgerald or call her directly to discuss the benefits of several planned giving options. Also, you should always coordinate gifts of this sort with your attorney, accountant or financial advisor.

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Matching Gifts

Match a gift with the support of your employer.

To find out if your company has a matching gift policy, contact your companies human resources office and Excentia will be happy to assist. The impact of your gift may be doubled or possibly tripled! Some companies match gifts made by retirees and/or spouses.

*Please note that Excentia’s fiscal year runs from July 1 through June 30.

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In-Kind Donations

Support Excentia Human Services with a non-monetary donation.

Are you interested in supporting our mission with an in-kind donation?

Donations such as food, well-kept furniture and gift certificates are a perfect way to help make a difference and support Excentia Human Services. Donations are appreciated by all participants, staff and families who partake in our annual events. We will also recognize you on our website.

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Advancement Committee

The Advancement Committee assures that Excentia Human Services has effective development and community relations programs in place to maximize philanthropic support for our mission and to meet advancement goals and objectives.

Finance Committee

The Finance Committee will work to ensure compliance with Excentia Human Services' financial management policies and procedures, as well as the completion of finance-related goals; includes reviewing of budgets, audits, financial statements, and investments.

Expansion Committee

The Expansion Committee will work to explore and expand new opportunities for Excentia Human Services, through facilitating and collaborating with other community agencies and businesses throughout Lancaster and surrounding counties.

Gala Committee

This committee plans and executes Excentia Human Services' spring gala. Committee members can help in a variety of ways, from finding donations for our auction and major sponsors for the event, to setting up decorations and manning the welcome table.

Carl J. Witmeyer Memorial Golf Committee

The golf committee plans and executes the scramble-style golf tournament each year for the last 20 years. A commitment to the programs that Early Childhood Services provides is what keeps the golfers coming out year after year.

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  • Volunteer

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  • Things to keep in mind:

    • Every Committee has a minimum commitment of 3 months.
    • Volunteers must have their own transportation to attend committee meetings.
    • Committee members must be at least 16 years of age.
    • Committee members should have enthusiasm for helping support individuals with developmental delays.
    • Committee members should have an active email account.

    Fundraiser In A Box

    Our programs need your support to continue to serve the children, adults, and families in our communities. You can help by holding a fundraiser and by designating the monies to the program you want to support. Many of our supporters are students - Alpha Sigma Alpha sorority sisters, scouts, youth groups, and high school students needing community service hours. These small scale fundraisers are the perfect size and scope for individuals, families, and church & community groups. Everything you need to plan and execute these events is here and ready to download. All that is missing is you!


    Look at the events and select one that is a good match for you and your fundraising team.


    Download the Event In A Box.


    Get you Fundraising Groove on!

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