You can volunteer your time, donate medical supplies or give financial support. For the latter, please select from anyone of the online giving options on our financial contributions page such as Global Giving, Network for Good, Universal Giving, PayPal, or you can donate by personal check and snail mail.
VIDA could not have the impact it does or even exist without the support of our volunteers. Volunteers are welcome daily for sorting donated medical supplies. No previous experience needed. Occasionally biotechnicians are needed to test and provide basic technical support.
Visit our volunteer page to fill sign up to volunteer.
Call: 510-655-8432 to arrange timing / 11 am – 5PM Monday – Friday is typical
Medical Supplies / Equipment
Drop off hours are from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays. If mailing in the donation is easier for you please feel free to do so.
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Sponsor a Container (minimum $6k)
Participate in VIDA’s Sponsor A Container program whereby Corporations and individuals are given the opportunity to help specific communities by making a financial contribution equivalent to the costs of shipping a packed 40 foot container (min value $400K) to our partners in Latin America. VIDA will provide the sponsoring company an accounting for the distribution of the container’s contents and its impact on recipient organizations and communities. True impact investing and storytelling.
Donate medicine, medical supplies or professional services. If your company has medical supplies or other resources you feel would benefit VIDA’s work, please review our list of most needed supplies and give us a call. Or, participate in VIDA’s Sponsor A Container Program whereby corporations are given the opportunity to help communities by making a financial contribution equivalent to the costs of shipping a 40 foot container to Latin America. VIDA will provide the company a biography accounting for the distribution of the container’s contents its impact on recipient organizations and communities.
Create an Estate Plan
A partnership with Valla & Associates, Inc., P.C., a law firm in Walnut Creek, California, is available to assist the friends of VIDA with their estate planning needs. They will work with you to create or revise your estate plan so that your assets will be distributed according to your wishes, without time-consuming and costly court proceedings, and to minimize your estate’s exposure to estate taxes. For every new estate plan created for friends of VIDA, Valla & Associates, Inc., P.C., has agreed to make a substantial cash contribution to VIDA.
Please contact VIDA Board member and Estate lawyer:
Antonio Valla, Esq.
925-705-7623, or firstname.lastname@example.org