Wild Resource Conservation Fund
You have the chance to "Do Something Wild" and help protect Pennsylvania's non-game wildlife and native wild plants by making a contribution to the Wild Resource Conservation Fund. This special nonprofit fund helps Pennsylvania's resource agencies protect and restore these unique state treasures.
You can also send a direct, tax-deductible contribution to: Wild Resource Conservation Fund, PO Box 8552, Harrisburg, PA 17105-8552.
For more information, visit: www.dcnr.state.pa.us/conservationscience/wrcp/index.htm
Military Family Relief Assistance Program
Help those who serve our nation and commonwealth by making a gift to the Military Family Relief Assistance Program. Your gift will help Pennsylvania service members and their families by providing financial assistance to those with a direct and immediate financial need as a result of military service.
You can also send a direct, tax-deductible, gift to the Military Family Relief Assistance Program, c/o Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, Bldg. 0-47, Fort Indiantown Gap, Annville, PA 17003-5002.
For more information visit: www.dmva.state.pa.us or call, toll-free, 1-866-292-7201.
PA Breast Cancer Coalition's Breast and Cervical Cancer Research Fund
You have the opportunity to contribute to the PA Breast Cancer Coalition's Refunds for Breast and Cervical Cancer Research fund by making a donation of all or part of your tax refund. Every penny of your donation does directly to fund breast and cervical cancer research conducted by Pennsylvania researchers.
You can also send a direct, tax-deductible contribution to:
PBCC’s Refunds for Research fund, c/o PA Breast Cancer Coalition, 2397 Quentin Road, Suite B, Lebanon, PA 17042. For more information, visit www.PABreastCancer.org or call 1-800-377-8828.
Governor Robert P. Casey Memorial Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Trust Fund
In Pennsylvania alone, there are more than 8,100 men, women, and children waiting to receive life-saving organ transplants. Just one donor can save or enhance the lives of up to 50 people. Donating an organ is truly giving the gift of life. Each year, many Pennsylvanians are fortunate to receive transplanted organs that save their lives. You can make a difference by contributing all or part of your tax refund to support educational programs that encourage people to become organ and tissue donors.
You can also send a direct, tax-deductible contribution by making your check or money order payable to the Governor Robert P. Casey Memorial Trust Fund and mailing it to:
Department of Health, Bureau of Administrative and Financial Services, Division of Budget, 625 Forster St., Health and Welfare Building, Room 832,
Harrisburg, PA 17120.
Juvenile (Type 1) Diabetes Cure Research Fund
Type 1 diabetes is a condition where the body does not produce insulin, the hormone needed to convert sugar, starches, and other food into energy needed for living. Although the disease can be diagnosed at any age, it is most often diagnosed in children, adolescents and young adults. You have the opportunity to help find a cure for this disease by contributing all or a portion of your tax refund to the Juvenile (Type 1) Diabetes Cure Research Fund.
You can also send a direct, tax-deductible contribution by making your check or money order payable to the Juvenile (Type 1) Diabetes Cure Research Fund and mailing it to:
Department of Health, Bureau of Administrative and Financial Services, Division of Budget, 625 Forster St., Health and Welfare Building, Room 832, Harrisburg, PA 17120.
**All donations entered within your PA state return will reduce the refund you are expecting to receive by the donation amount. If you have an amount due or your refund is less than your donation amounts, TaxSlayer will not submit these amounts to the state.**
For additional information, please see the PA state instructions.