DPI Needs Your Support and Involvement!
With your generosity, we pledge to maintain the highest quality services for people with developmental disabilities and their families. There are many ways to give to Developing Potential! And we need YOU as a Volunteer!
Make a donation and make a difference!
With no cost to you:
Use GoodSearch.com to search the Internet. Every time you do, money will go to DPI. The site is powered by Yahoo!, so you will get the same quality search results that you are used to. Just choose Developing Potential on the GoodSearch homepage and you are ready to surf the web! The more people who use this site, the more money DPI will receive. Please spread the word to your friends and family.
Shop on iGive.com. You’ll find everything you need from office supplies to clothing and accessories through the stores you already shop at everyday! A percentage of every purchase goes to DPI, at no cost to you. Just visit iGive.com, register Developing Potential as your organization of choice and keep shopping at fabulous stores like: The Gap, JC Penny, Sharper Image, Dell Computer, the Apple Store, and over 500 hundred more.
Give In-Kind Gifts
DPI is always in need of in-kind donations. Below is a partial list of items we need. Please contact us at (815) 252-0086 for specifications or to inquire about additional in-kind contribution needs: Non-latex gloves personal hygiene items towels/ washcloths wet wipes art supplies paper goods (napkins, plates, paper towels) gift certificates to area vendors/ attractions (restaurants, bowling alleys, museums, etc) to be used during off-site activities.
Please send donations to:
Developing Potential, Inc.
Attn: Rebecca Case, Executive Director
251 NW Executive Way, Suite 200
Lee's Summit, MO 64063
You can also double your gift. It’s easy! Many companies encourage their employees to donate to charities by matching their contributions. Talk with your supervisor at your company to see if they will match your donations to Developing Potential.
Leave a Legacy
Your planned gift to Developing Potential will enhance the quality of life for future generations of individuals with intellectual and other developmental disabilities.
Listed below are a variety of planned gift options that may help you realize significant income and tax saving benefits, while helping Developing Potential provide exceptional services in your community.
- Gifts of Retirement Plan
- Life Income Gifts
- Gifts of Insurance
- Charitable Lead Trusts
To learn how your donation will help foster the mission of Developing Potential, contact Rebecca Case, Executive Director of Developing Potential at 816-525-6000 Ext. 101.
Whether you have a few hours a week, a month, or a year Developing Potential welcomes your expertise. People like you make it possible for DPI to provide exceptional services to people with disabilities.
Here are just a few of the ways you can lend your knowledge, skills, and talents to DPI:
- Answering phones/light secretarial
- Spending time with a program participant
- Help prepare and serve a holiday meal
- Shop for program supplies
- Assist with one of our monthly events/celebrations
- Join us on a community outing
- Schedule, coordinate, or recruit volunteers
- Host an event to raise funds for DPI
Tell us how you would like to volunteer!