How You Can Help

The goal of the Down Syndrome Center is to improve the lives of individuals with Down syndrome and their families through excellence in clinical services, research, and education. Your gift will help us create new standards of clinical care, increase the pace of Down syndrome research, and educate the rising generation of health professionals about Down syndrome.

According to your interests, you are welcome to specify that your gift support the goals of a particular branch of the Down Syndrome Center:

  • The Down Syndrome Clinic
  • Down syndrome research
  • Education

The Down syndrome Center as part of the Department of Human Genetics at Emory University is a 501(c)(3) charity. Your gift is tax-deductible and you may take a charitable deduction as provided by law. Donations may be made by cash, check, or credit card as follows:

  • Cash and Checks: Make all checks payable to Emory University, Department of Human Genetics.
  • Credit card donation: Please provide in print: Your name, address, phone, credit card type with number and Expiration date. Your signature is needed as well.
  • Memo: When making a donation by cash, check, or credit card, please make a note that your gift is to go to the Down Syndrome Center. Specify a branch of the Center, if desired.

For more information on charitable giving and how you can make a difference, please
call the Clinical Programs development office at 404-778-5175.

Thank you.