Donations

The Gateway Chapter of the Paralyzed Veterans of America is not affiliated with the Department of Veterans Affairs. THE GATEWAY CHAPTER OF THE PARALYZED VETERANS OF AMERICA DOES NOT RECEIVE ANY FEDERAL GOVERNMENT FUNDING. We depend upon the generosity of the general public to help our paralyzed veterans live their lives as normally as possible. All donations are used to continue the many programs in place at the Chapter unless it is designated otherwise. If you would like to make a donation to our Chapter, we accept Mastercard, Visa, and American Express. If you would like to pay by check, please send it as shown below:

Attention: Gateway PVA Executive Director
1311 Lindbergh Plaza Center
St. Louis, MO 63132

Please make checks payable to "Gateway PVA" or abbreviate to GPVA and as a safety precaution, write "For deposit only" on the back of your check before mailing.

If you are making a donation "in the memory of," please write the name on the memo of your check and forward us the address of the family of the deceased, and we will send them an acknowledgement of your donation.

Or, you may use PayPal to make a secure donation to our organization just by clicking the link below:

The Gateway Chapter PVA is a 501(c)(3), non-profit veterans organization. This means your donation should be tax-deductible. Our FEIN# is 51-0217506. Upon receiving your donation we will send you a receipt for tax purposes.

Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) - Gateway Region

The Gateway Chapter PVA is included on the Local Part of the 2016 CFC Gateway region Charity List. The CFC Charity List is a display of national, international, and local organizations that have met CFC eligibility requirements. This campaign ends at the end of December 2016. To register your pledge please click on the CFC logo above, follow the prompts and select our CFC code 12617.

Wheels Helping Warriors - Vehicle Donation Program

Considering a new car? Throwing in the towel on an old motorcycle that won't run? Looking to get rid of an ATV? In all situations, Paralyzed Veterans of America's Wheels Helping Warriors Vehicle Donation program is a perfect outlet for your generosity. It's easy to donate. Be sure your title is on hand, fill out the online form at www.wheelshelpingwarriors.org or call (855) 744-0782. We will schedule the pickup free of charge and donors receive a tax deduction for the donation. Help support Paralyzed Veterans of America's Gateway Chapter and donate today! For more information visit www.wheelshelpingwarriors.org

Planned Giving:


In addition to being one of the simplest ways to distribute your estate, your estate planning documents such as wills and trusts can also be a creative vehicle through which to make thoughtful gifts that may reduce your estate tax and other taxes.

After providing for the needs of your loved ones, you may choose one of several ways to benefit the Gateway Chapter of the Paralyzed Veterans of America, a charitable organization you may have enjoyed supporting in the past.

By having your attorney revise your trust agreement, or other estate planning instrument, you may provide for Gateway PVA with provisions of a certain dollar amount, specific property, a percentage of your estate, or the remainder of your estate after your loved ones have been considered. You may also wish to name us as a charitable recipient in case your heirs do not survive you.

Contact our office for more information on planned giving.

Amazon Smiles:
When you shop on Amazon, you can contribute a percentage of your eligible purchase to the Gateway Chapter PVA through the Amazon Smiles program, at no cost to you. Simply click the Amazon Smiles link below, and select the Gateway Chapter PVA as your charity.

GPVA Friends:
Thank you so very much to all of our supporters for helping us to achieve our mission!
Our Chapter would like to gratefully acknowledge Nidec Motor Corporation and Union Pacific Railroad for their generous support.
Jim Canoy for organizing a Family and Friends golf tournament in his uncle, Denis Canoy's, memory and donating the proceeds to Gateway PVA.
Emerson for their generous support of our Annual Jack Buck Golf Tournament.
Anheuser Busch for their donations to our Annual Jack Buck Golf Tournament.
The High Ridge Elks Lodge as well as the Oakville Elks Lodge, for their continual support of the local Jefferson Barracks Spinal Cord Unit Sports Program.
STAR Touring and Riding Association and the Missouri Stars Chapter for their annual support.
Kellye Breeden and Isabel Sippo for their fundraising on Razoo for their #AginginBeijing goal.

All those who donated their time for our annual Jack Buck Golf Tournament.
Master Jack Harvey/Kuk Sool Won of St. Charles, MO for their much appreciated annual support.
Thank you to the Fleming Charitable Foundation for their generous contribution.
Express Scripts Foundation for funding our transportation program in 2016.
Express Scripts Foundation for funding our generator grant program in 2018.
Combat Veterans Motorcycle Club for their continued fundraising.
NAPA Gateway BDG for their continued fundraising.
Berkley VFW for their continued fundraising.
Southwestern Electric Cooperative for their generous contribution.

Privacy Policy:
The Gateway Chapter PVA collects the number of visitors to this website. No other information is collected during your visit, unless you choose to make a donation through PayPal. When we receive a donation, we are collecting your name, address, phone number, the date and amount of the donation in order to provide you with a tax receipt. Your information is never shared outside of our organization and is only used in our fundraising efforts and our efforts to provide information concerning our mission. Whenever we obtain the personal information you provide, we use commercially reasonable efforts to protect it from unauthorized access or disclosure. We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect your submitted personal information, both during internet transmission by using PayPal and via standard mail. All donation information collected by mail is entered into our accounting software and then shredded for your protection. In addition, our computers are accessed by limited authorized staff of our organization. However, even with all of these measures in place, we are not insurers of the security of your personal information. Accordingly, we assume no liability for any disclosure of data due to errors in transmission, unauthorized third party access or other acts of third parties, or acts or omissions beyond our reasonable control. You can review our collected information about you by requesting a copy of that information.

You may also request that we update or correct errors in your personal information by writing to us, emailing us at info@gatewaypva.org or calling our office at 1-800-426-4058. For your protection, you will be required to provide proof of your identity to obtain a copy of your personal information. If your personal information changes or if you no longer wish to donate to our organization and would like to be removed from our database, please write, call or email our organization using the options listed above.