Thank you for visiting our web site and for your interest in making a donation to Senior Services of Will County. Depending on your role and position, there are several ways that you can help us to help more seniors! Senior Services of Will County is a 501c3 tax exempt non-profit.

As corporations can make significant donations much of the work provided by Senior Services is funded by

  • Financial Donation – Mail your contribution check, made payable to Senior Services of Will County, to the following address:
    1. Senior Services of Will County
    2. 251 N. Center St.
    3. Joliet, IL 60435
  • Amazon Smile – Did you know you can make a donation just because you shopped on Amazon? Sign up for the “Amazon Smile” program and a percentage of your purchase is sent directly to our account.
  • Direct Mail Bi-Annual Appeal – Twice each year a pledge letter is sent out to our supporters providing them with the information to make a financial donation.
  • Estate Planning – For many donors, a gift made through a will or trust is the most realistic way to make a major gift. Property, including cash, securities, jewelry, works of art, and real estate may be given through a will or trust.
  • Gifts of Real Estate – A gift of commercial or residential real estate to Senior Services of Will County can result in substantial tax benefits. For an outright gift of real estate, you will receive a charitable income tax deduction based on the fair market value (appraised value) of the property.
  • Food4Less offers its customers the option to support Senior Services upon check out. No cost to you Food4Less sends us 1% of your purchase.

Support from corporate and private foundations can come by supplying volunteers for designated projects or events, through matching gifts made by employees, sponsorships or through direct cash donations..

  • Landscaping projects
  • Internal paint parties
  • Clean and organize days
  • Employee match campaign
  • Event sponsorship
  • Project sponsorship
  • Direct donation

Corporations and Foundations interested in making a donation which require additional information may request our full disclosure package.

The annual Senior Resource Festival is an extravaganza of music, entertainment, screenings, education and giveaways. Held each August many organizations, companies, and service providers who assist seniors choose to sponsor and or display a booth at the event. Various levels provide higher degree of exposure to the attendees and at the conclusion of the festival, a mailing list is distributed to the vendors allowing them to continue their conversation of assistance with the seniors after the event.

Over 300 seniors and more than 50 vendors are present for this one day free event.