Support Our Research

Virtually every major medical breakthrough derives from seminal discoveries in basic science laboratories. Our researchers pursue answers to the most fundamental unsolved problems related to neurodegenerative diseases. The potential of translational research has never been greater. Yet despite this tremendous momentum, the future of research throughout the nation is threatened. Federal research, traditionally our primary source of funding for Alzheimer’s and related diseases, has decreased dramatically. Private support has never been more critically important than it is today, nor has the potential return on investment been greater.  Please help us in our commitment to better understand these diseases and find a cure.

Donate online
Click the donate button below to make a credit card contribution. You will be taken to our secure PayPal site where you can donate any amount you wish.

If you are donating in memory/honor of someone, please use the designated space (shown in image on right) on the Paypal site to enter the honoree's name as well as contact information for the honoree's family in order to be notified of your donation. Need a little help? Click here for PayPal instructions. Online Donation


Make a donation by mail
If you wish to contribute via mail, please make a check out to the Research Foundation for Mental Hygiene/Center for Dementia Research. Contributions are tax-deductible, no matter the amount. You may donate anonymously or not, or donate in honor of a loved one. You will receive an acknowledgement letter. Please print and fill out this donation form and mail along with your check to:

Center for Dementia Research
Nathan Kline Institute
140 Old Orangeburg Road
Orangeburg, NY 10962
ATTN: Ralph Nixon, M.D., Ph.D.

Some employers will fully or partially match your donation. Please contact your employer for further information about this option.