Originally founded in 1904, Bethesda - a Christian nonprofit provides people with intellectual and developmental disabilities with home, career, education and faith resources to live full and empowered lives.
Through the support of caring, dedicated employees, donors and volunteers, our programs and services help thousands of people:
Make a home for themselves
Live the lives they want
Create personal independence
Grow their faith
Connect with others
With program locations across the United States, our goal is to help each person make choices, set goals and enrich their lives so they can live in the home they choose and access the supports they desire. We help our friends realize a greater sense of independence and a closer connection to their community. We believe together, the best life is possible.
Submitting Gifts by Mail
Please make your check payable to Bethesda Lutheran Communities and send your donation to:
Bethesda Lutheran Communities
600 Hoffmann Dr.
Watertown, WI 53094
Please indicate any special designation on the memo line of the check. After receiving your gift, we will issue you an official gift receipt for tax purposes. Thank you for your generous support!
How can my donation help?
Each gift has an immediate impact on helping the people Bethesda supports to live the lives they want. Here are some examples of what your donation will help provide:
- Home maintenance and improvement
- Accessible transportation
- Mobility aids
- Devotional materials
- Educational programs and supplies
- Community outing opportunities
- Creation of additional programs and services