WebWhispers is a nonprofit volunteer organization, whose purpose is rehabilitation, education and support. It is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, which allows tax deductible donations.
In order to support our huge informational website, email lists, equipment, fees, and associated expenses, we ask that those who can afford it please make a yearly donation in the amount of "at least" $5. In return, you will be listed as a Sustaining Member, who is eligible to run for election, vote for officers or changes in bylaws. WebWhispers is a nonprofit volunteer organization and a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, which allows tax deductible donations. Our purpose is rehabilitation, education and support.
Any donation from a member is always listed under sustaining membership for the current year with the following exceptions.
1. If you and your spouse are both members of WebWhispers and you wish the donation to include sustaining memberships for both, please tell us and we will list both.
2. If you make a larger contribution and wish it to cover the current year and the next year, please tell us. It will not be extended further than the current and the next year.
3. After September 1st, each year, donations will automatically be marked in our sustaining member charts as the later year.
DONATIONS in honor of / in memory of others
We accept donations in the name of someone you would like to honor or in memory of those who have passed on. If you wish us to send a notice to the family, listing that there was a donation and the sender's name, but leaving the amount open, we will be glad to take care of that. Just let us know what you would like and please send the mailing address with your donation.
Contributions are tax deductible
As a charitable organization, described in IRS § 501(c)(3), WebWhispers is eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions in accordance with IRS § 170.
We are a support group funded by donations, serving throat cancer patients and laryngectomees via the Internet. You may mail your donation or charge it to your credit card online. See green menu to left of page.
Free "Neckbreather Pin" with $15 Donation
Continuing with a multi-year program, Bruce Medical Supply has generously offered to send a free pin (as above) to any WebWhispers laryngectomee member from USA or Canada who makes at least a $15.00 annual donation to WW for the current year thus becoming an active Sustaining Member.
($50 donations from members in other countries may also receive a pin)
other Ways to help
If you are sending reservations for our yearly dinner, add a few dollars as a donation.
Put us down as your favorite charity with friends and relatives. Have them send a gift to us in your honor.
Watch for our requests when we have special projects such as printing new brochures for our members to give away. We always need extra donations at those times.