Caring for others is at the heart of who we are.
Your generosity helps make it possible.
There are a variety of ways in which you can help Wesley Willows, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, fulfill our mission to promote active secure lifestyles for Seniors through ongoing personalized care.
The Box Office Benefit is our annual fundraising event that benefits the Good Samaritan Fund. This Fund provides support for Wesley Willows residents who have outlived their financial resources. The Box Office Benefitit is great day for family members to gather to enjoy a day of refreshments and quality entertainment at Starlight Theater while raising dollars for a great cause.
Mark your calendar for June 28, 2020 for the production of Hello Dolly!
Starlight Theater at Rock Valley College
Online Giving Form
For your reference, Wesley Willows’ EIN number is #36-2540488.
Memorial gifts are given in honor of an individual, family, or group and may be designated for a general fund or a particular program or project.
Members of the Robert Ash Legacy Society are donors who have named Wesley Willows in their estate will, trust, life insurance policy or gift annuity. These planned gifts ensure Wesley Willows’ programs will continue into the future, just as Robert Ash, CEO of Wesley Willows from 1984 – 1999, planned for the future of our community.
Charitable Gift Annuities
Specific donor gifts are established as an annuity with interest paid periodically to the donor. The Gift Annuity provides a lifetime income, a significant tax deduction and fixed income rates for a lifetime.
Charitable Fund Contributions
Charitable funds directly support operations and programs at our communities.
Good Samaritan Fund
Provides ongoing personalized care to residents who have outlived their financial resources. Gifts to this fund enable Wesley Willows to guarantee a lifetime of care for residents in our Wesley Willows community.
Supports the Pastoral Care Programs which provides resources to enhance our residents’ spiritual lives.
Kirk's Place Memory Care Fund
Underwrites the development of memory support programs at Kirk’s Place to meet the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of those suffering with Alzheimer’s or dementia in a safe, caring environment.
Castle Town Center 10th Anniversary Naming Opportunities
To honor our community, we are proud to announce the availability of naming opportunities in celebration of the Castle Town Center’s 10th Anniversary. Please click here to learn more.
Endowment Fund Contributions
Endowment funds remains secure and protect the future of those who call our communities their home. Only the annual earnings on each fund are used.
Our Volunteer Program is designed to extend the services provided by our staff. As a volunteer, your friendship provides a link to the community and adds zest to our residents’ daily lives. Opportunities include:
- Visit with, read to or assist residents with activities
- Play the piano or usher during chapel services
- Work in the office, gift shop, thrift store or library
- Join the Abiding Ministry program
- Drive shuttle buses
- Assist with birthday, anniversary and holiday parties
- Decorate the campus for Christmas and holidays
- Assist with newsletter mailings
- Help with plants and the gardener’s market
To learn more about our volunteer opportunities, email Jessica Story at JessicaS@wesleywillows.org or call 815-316-1596.