We can't begin to tell you the impact your gift will make in the lives of the people served by Link Associates.  Many organizations support programs directed solely towards the needs of children but working with Link Associates you are among the very few that realize and recognize that the needs of a child with mental retardation carry over across their lifetime.  Your support truly makes the difference between basic care and quality of life.

At Link Associates we will be honored to help you identify the best way for your contribution to make the most impact.  The Link Foundation is a unique non-profit organization organized under the Iowa non-profit Corporate Act as a 501 (c) (3) public charity, 509 (a) (3) organization.  Link Associates Foundation is the financial resource for Link Associates programs beyond what tax dollars can pay.  It seeks, receives and distributes funds to enhance the programs of Link Associates.  Donors may designate contributions to a specific program or project.  All of the projects funded by the Foundation have one goal, to improve the lives of people with mental disabilities.

We have made great progress but we need your help.  Your monetary gift will truly open doors for the people we support to a wider world of experience and opportunity in the community.  Please don't think the amount you can give will not make a difference.  Your past support of the Link Associates Foundation has made many opportunities possible. 

We welcome the opportunity to meet you and on behalf of those we support and their families, our staff and board of directors, we thank you for your support.

Dear Donors and Sponsors,

We appreciate you and we need you! There are so many ways you can help. Individual contributions, donations of goods, and sponsorship of events....these are a few of our favorite things. Currently, we are striving to broaden our donor and sponsor base that will allow us to continue providing the level of supports we are known for. Through the Link Associates Foundation you are not just a contributor, you are a colleague. We will share our work with you and invite you to share your ideas. Most importantly, your donation will provide you the satisfaction of knowing that you made a significant difference in the lives of the people we support. Please join us by giving at one of the following levels today.

We have made things easier for you to help us.  

#1    You can now easily donate directly on our website.  Just click the DONATE button and you will be taken to the area.

#2     Link Associates has an easy donating option through the Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines. 

             ·     Link Foundation Fund.  

Please donate on line through the Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines or call Linda Dunshee for more information at 515-262-8888**


Major Contributor $10,000 and above

Honor Roll $ 5,000 to $ 9,999

Benefactors $ 4,999 to $ 1,000

Advocate $ 500 to $ 999

Patron $ 100 to $ 499

Supporter $ 1 to $ 99

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