The Syrian American Medical Society Foundation, is a US-based, non-political, non-religious 501(c)(3) global medical relief organization that works on the front lines of crisis relief in Syria, neighboring countries, and beyond to alleviate suffering and save lives (Tax ID 16-1717058). Please support our life-saving work today.
Make a One-Time or Recurring Gift:
Help rush life-saving medical care to families and children in Syria, neighboring countries, and beyond. Make a one-time or recurring gift here or set up automated payments or mail in your check or money order to Syrian American Medical Society Foundation, PO Box 34115 Washington, DC 20043. Your donation is tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. For every dollar donated in 2021, 94 cents went directly into programs (preliminary data). Be sure to check out our reviews on: Charity Navigator, GuideStar GreatNonProfits
Shop Using Amazon Smile:
Visit smile.amazon.com and choose SAMS Foundation as your “Charity of Choice.” Each time you shop, log in using smile.amazon.com, 0.5% of your purchase will be donated to SAMS. You will know it is working if you see the Amazon Smile logo in the upper left corner of your screen or smartphone. On your desktop, you can make it easier by using Smilematic, which will automatically redirect you to AmazonSmile each time you shop on Amazon!
This is how to select SAMS Foundation – Syrian American Medical Society as your charitable organization on Amazon Smile:
- Sign in to smile.amazon.com on your desktop or mobile phone browser
- From your desktop, go to Your Account and select Your Amazon Smile. Search SAMS Foundation – Syrian American Medical Society and then hit select. You will see a “Supporting SAMS Foundation – Syrian American Medical Society” at the top of the navigation page
- From your mobile browser, open the Amazon Shopping app on your device. Go into the main menu of the Amazon Shopping app and tap into ‘Settings’ and then ‘AmazonSmile’ and follow the on-screen instructions to complete the process. If you do not have the latest version of the Amazon Shopping app, update your app. Click here for instructions.
For more information about the AmazonSmile program, visit this page: http://smile.amazon.com/
Give in Honor of a Loved One:
To make a memorial gift, please email [email protected].
Ask your Employer to Match your Gift:
Check here to see if your employer will match your donation.
Support us Through the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC):
The Syrian American Medical Society Foundation (Tax ID 16-1717058) is on the U.S. government’s Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) charity list, which means that federal employees can contribute to the Syrian American Medical Society Foundation through automatic payroll deductions.
Become a Corporate Sponsor:
To learn more about corporate sponsorship, please visit here.
SAMS accepts a variety of Gifts in Kind (GiK) donations for use in our medical relief activities, including medical consumables, used and/ or new equipment, and medications. Learn more here.
Give Through a Donor Advised Fund (DAF):
Donating through a DAF is an excellent way to simplify your charitable giving. Please contact your DAF administrator directly. Ask about the benefits of setting up a charitable gift annuity. SAMS Tax ID: 16-1717058
A gift of stock, securities, or mutual funds before December 31st could help you maximize your tax savings, while also meeting your charitable giving goals. Your broker will need the following information:
Account #RE0567300V, for the benefit of the Syrian American Medical Society Foundation
Folio Institutional 8180 Greensboro Drive 8th Floor McLean, VA 22102
Folio Contact: 1-888-862-9923
Please remind your broker to include your name, contact information, and any special instructions for use of the gift with your transfer. For assistance, please email us at [email protected].
Include SAMS in Your Estate Plan:
One of the most powerful ways you can support our global relief efforts is by including the Syrian American Medical Society Foundation as a beneficiary in your will, estate plan, or other planned giving. Please reference our legal name, Syrian American Medical Society Foundation, and our tax ID: 16-1717058
Give Real Estate:
A gift of real estate may allow you to make a larger charitable contribution, while also offering significant tax savings. Please contact your financial advisor.
Donate Your Vehicle:
To donate your vehicle, please visit Donate Car.
IRA Charitable Distribution:
If you’re over 70 years, you may be able to donate directly from your Individual Retirement Account (IRA). Contact your IRA administrator directly.
Fundraise for SAMS:
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eBay for Charity:
Raise money by selling on eBay. To find out more, please go here.
Redeem Membership Points to Donate:
Redeem American Express Points to make a donation here.