When Ruth Masimer was 4 years old, little did she realize that she would still be helping children beyond her life time. By naming theDevelopmental & Disability Services of Lebanon Valley as a beneficiary in her will, she has taken an active role in shaping the lives of children with special needs for many years to come. In her life time, Ruth was an avid supporter of DDS programs and services. After careful consideration, Ruth decided to take things a step further by naming the DDS of Lebanon Valley as a beneficiary. You too, can leave a legacy by naming DDS of Lebanon Valley as a beneficiary. Call Jessica at 274-3493 to learn how you too can make a difference.

Our Heritage depends on you and the choices you make today and for tomorrow

Ways to help us today:

• Make an outright gift of cash, stocks and/or bonds
• Make a donation through your IRA required minimum distribution
• Make Memorials Contributions in Support of the DDS of Lebanon Valley
• Make a donation to help specific programs
• Participate in our special fundraising events

Special Events

Nov. 22, 2019
Beaujolais Nouveau

Jan. 1, 2020
29th Annual Polar Bear Plunge

Mar. 9, 2020
Heritage Dinner & Art Auction

May 1, 2020
DDS Empowerment Auction

June 2020
Sunnyside Charity Ride & DDS Summer Stroll


Ways to help us tomorrow:

• Gift of Real estate
• Endowment/Heritage Club
• Naming DDS of Lebanon Lebanon Valley as a beneficiary in a will or estate plan
• Naming DDS of Lebanon Lebanon Valley as a beneficiary of a life insurance policy
• Charitable Gift Annuities
• Charitable Lead Trust

Donors who are interested in learning more about how they can support DDS in its mission can call Jessica the Development Director at (717) 274-3493, extension 304.

Special Gifts

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I can show you how to make a donation to support DDS, while minimizing your taxes and without impacting your ordinary income.

Learn how by calling Jessica at DDS


The TAX ID # for the Developmental and Disability Services of Lebanon Valley is 23-1645462. A copy of the official registration and financial information for Developmental & Disability Services of Lebanon Valley, Inc. may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll free, from within Pennsylvania, 1-800-732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.

Make A Difference in the lives that follow... Leave A Legacy... Remember
DDS of Lebanon Valley in your will.