Ways to Give

Ways to Give

  • Give Securely Online
  • Give by Check
  • Give Tangible Property
  • Give by Bequest

Give Securely Online:

Please click the DONATE BUTTON on this page to make your secure donation with a credit card or PayPal:

501(c)(3) Non-profit
Tax ID #26-1476188

Give by Check

Please send your tax deductible check made out to "Dana Point 5th Marine Regiment Support Group" to:

Dana Point 5th Marine Regiment Support Group
P.O. Box 471
Dana Point, CA 92629-0471

or call us at (949) 373-5375.

Give Tangible Property

Please copy and paste the following into an email or Word doc, then fill out the following form and coordinate delivery of the property to us by calling (949) 373-5375 or emailing to president@DanaPoint5thMarines.com

Give by Deed of Gift of Tangible Personal Property

Date: ______________________

With no consideration in return, I, ________________________, an individual, hereby irrevocably give and transfer to the qualified exempt charity Dana Point 5th Marine Regiment Support Group of Dana Point, California, all of my right, title and interest, including the right to physical possession, which I resolve to deliver to the Support Group at its reasonable direction, in and to the following described tangible personal property:________________________

I hereby sign this Deed of Gift of Tangible Personal Property.

Signature: _________________________________                   
Printed Name: ______________________________
Date: ______________________________________

Give by Devise or Bequest

Language In General

A devise and or bequest (“gift”) to the Support Group for whatever purpose should be made payable to “Dana Point 5th Marine Regiment Support Group”, as this is the legal name of the public benefit, non-profit, tax-exempt corporation.  The gift may then provide that it shall be used for general purposes or a specified purpose.  
The below sample gift language may assist you as you consider creating a gift for the Support Group, but we always recommend that our donors consult their own legal counsel and/or tax advisors regarding specific language for their wills and or trusts.

Unrestricted Gifts

Unrestricted gift:

I devise and or bequeath to Dana Point 5th Marine Regiment Support Group, a California public benefit, non-profit, tax-exempt corporation located at Dana Point, California, [written dollar amount, or percentage of the estate, or description of property], as an unrestricted gift.

Unrequested gift by general endowment:

I devise and or bequeath to Dana Point 5th Marine Regiment Support Group, a California public benefit, non-profit, tax-exempt corporation located at Dana Point, California, [written dollar amount, or percentage of the estate, or description of property], which shall be added to the general, unrestricted permanent endowment funds of Dana Point 5th Marine Regiment Support Group, so that the income derived therefrom may be used for general support purposes.

Restricted Gifts

Gift for a specific purpose:

I devise and or bequeath to Dana Point 5th Marine Regiment Support Group, a California public benefit, non-profit, tax-exempt corporation located at Dana Point, California (“Support Group”), [written dollar amount, or percentage of the estate, or description of property], the principal and any income of which is to be used at the discretion of the Trustees of the Support Group for [specific purpose], or in the event that such use shall in the judgment of such Trustees be or become impracticable, then for such purpose(s) as such Trustees shall at their discretion determine.

Gift for providing an annual gift:

I devise and or bequeath to Dana Point 5th Marine Regiment Support Group, a California public benefit, non-profit, tax-exempt corporation located at Dana Point, California (“Support Group”), [written dollar amount, or percentage of the estate, or description of property], the principal of which shall be invested and reinvested in such manner as the Trustees of the Support Group deem best, the income to be used annually at the discretion of such Trustees for its general purposes, and said income to be recorded with respect to the name of the Testator in each annual report of giving to the Support Group.

Residuary Gift

Unrestricted residuary gift:

I devise and or bequeath to Dana Point 5th Marine Regiment Support Group, a California public benefit, non-profit, tax-exempt corporation located at Dana Point, California (“Support Group”), the rest and residue [or a written percentage amount of the rest and residue] of my estate, to be applied to the general purposes of the Support Group.

Wills & Trusts

Please note that we recommend that our donors consult their own legal counsel or tax advisors or both regarding specific language for their Wills or Trusts or both.

Thank you very much for your generous donation to help us with our mission of caring for our Marines, Sailors, our Wounded and their Families.  We will be good stewards of every dollar donated.  With no salaries, every dollar you give goes directly to those we serve.

Semper Fidelis "Always Faithful"  We appreciate your enduring loyalty and commitment to our American  Heroes.     

Thank you!