There are a variety of ways to make your tax-deductible gift to the Mary Kay Ash Foundation. 97 cents of every dollar we receive from generous supporters like you funds the Mary Kay Ash Foundation’s two-fold mission.

Donate Online

Make a one-time donation or monthly gift

To use your credit card to make a one-time donation or set up a monthly gift, please visit our donation page by clicking here and enter your information into the donation form. If you would like to designate your gift to a certain mission (cancer or domestic violence) you may choose to do so in the form prompts. You may also honor a friend or loved one with your donation by choosing “Honor/Memorial” donation on the gift form, and the person you are honoring will receive a Mary Kay Ash Foundation tribute card.

Mail a Check

Make checks payable to Mary Kay Ash Foundation

Please make checks payable to Mary Kay Ash Foundation. If you would like to designate a cause please indicate “cancer” or “domestic violence” in the memo. If you would like to include a tribute to a friend or loved one, you can indicate this in a note enclosed with your check. Please provide the mailing address for the tribute card to be mailed to the person being honored.

Mary Kay Ash Foundation

P.O. Box 799044

Dallas, TX 75379-9044

 

Tax receipts will be emailed or sent via USPS regular mail. This can take between 4-6 weeks.

Arrange a Matching Gift

Ask your employer how to participate

Many companies encourage employees to support nonprofit initiatives like the Mary Kay Ash Foundation by offering to match employee donations. If your company has such a program, you should be able to obtain a matching gift application form from your human resources or personnel department, or it may be available for download from your company’s website. Pelease fill out the form and mail or email it to us at:

Mary Kay Ash Foundation

P.O. Box 799044

Dallas, TX 75379-9044

mkcares@marykayfoundation.org

Make a Planned Gift

Create a lasting legacy by including the Mary Kay Ash Foundation in your estate plans.

Through planned giving, you have the opportunity to leave a legacy far greater than is often possible to do during your lifetime. There are a variety of ways to plan for The Mary Kay Foundation in your will. Talk to your attorney or financial adviser about options that will benefit you and your family members now and later. Some of the options available to you include: charitable remainder trusts, gift annuities, pooled income funds, charitable lead trusts, life insurance policies and select gifts of real estate. Please email us at mkcares@marykayfoundation.org for more information.

Mark an Occasion

Ask your friends and loved ones for donations in lieu of gifts.

Put your money where your heart is, like Mary Kay Ash herself, and make your special days even better by asking your friends and loved ones for donation in lieu of gifts during special occasions like birthdays or work anniversaries! You can start an online fundraiser here or contact us at mkcares@marykayfoundation.org if you have additional questions.

If you would like to create a Facebook fundraiser to raise money for the Mary Kay Ash Foundation, click here and follow the prompts to start your own campaign.

Host a Fundraiser

Put the FUN in fundraiser by hosting your own event for the Mary Kay Ash Foundation

A fun way to support the Mary Kay Ash Foundation is to organize or host a fundraiser!

You can create your own event and have some fun while supporting our two-fold mission. We encourage you to get creative and host a fundraiser that shows how you support a world where women are healthy, safe, and empowered. We have a variety of materials that can help get you started. Visit our fundraising page to learn more!

Other ways to support MKAF

Facebook

Create your own fundraiser on Facebook

If you would like to create a Facebook fundraiser to raise money for the Mary Kay Ash Foundation, click here to learn more or go straight to Facebook to start your own campaign.

Albertsons/Tom Thumb Card

Choose Mary Kay Ash Foundation as your designated charity on your membership card as you shop!

Anytime you shop at an Albertsons, Tom Thumb, Simon Davis, or Randalls using your rewards card with the #8655, your purchases will add up to receive a donation from the Albertson’s organization directly to the Mary Kay Ash Foundation each month.

AmazonSmile

Choose Mary Kay Ash Foundation as your designated charity when you shop on Amazon.

Choose Mary Kay Ash Foundation as your designated charity on AmazonSmile, and the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products at no additional cost to the Mary Kay Ash Foundation. Visit Amazon Smile, log into your Amazon account, and select “Your Account.” To select MKAF as your designated charity, find us under the “Change My Charity” option.

GoodSearch

For every Yahoo-powered search, one penny goes to The Mary Kay Ash Foundation.