Quote #4: "I live my life like everyone else; everyone has their own obstacles. Mine is deafness." - Marlee Matlin

Ways to Give

Individual Giving

Your support speaks volumes for children who are deaf or hard of hearing. To make a gift, simply choose one of the options below, or contact the Director of Development at 412-924-1012 or js@depaulhearingandspeech.org.  

Credit Card


Please make checks payable to DePaul School for Hearing and Speech and mail to the following address:

DePaul School for Hearing & Speech
Attn: Development Department
6202 Alder Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Phone: (412) 924-1012
Fax: (412) 924-1036

Matching Gifts

Many companies and foundations will match the value of charitable gifts made by employees and their spouses. Find out if a particular organization will match your gift.

Payroll Deduction

There are several ways to support DePaul School through your current employer. In addition to seeking matching funds, you  may be able to set up a payroll deduction by designating DePaul for a gift through the United Way Campaign and/or Combined Federal Campaign.

Personal Property

If you would like to donate personal property to DePaul, please contact the Development Department at 412-924-1012.  Examples of gifts of property include tickets to sporting events, art work, books, toys and computer hardware or software.

1908 Society

The 1908 Society honors and acknowledges DePaul School’s most ardent supporters and friends. Named for DePaul’s founding year, the 1908 Society enables DePaul School to continue to provide children who are deaf or hard of hearing with a solid foundation for success in the hearing and speaking world. Learn more about how you can become a member of the 1908 Society.

Amazon Smile

Did you know that Amazon will donate a percentage of your online shopping to the charity of your choice? Amazon Smile is a simple and automatic way to support DePaul School every time you shop online at no cost to you! Learn how to select DePaul School for Hearing and Speech as your Amazon Smile charity here.

Corporate or Foundation Gifts

Corporate Skyline Society

DePaul School has launched a new program that provides greater acknowledgement and exposure for the companies that so generously support our School. The Skyline Society recognizes local and regional corporations that demonstrate commitment to DePaul School through leadership-level financial support. Learn more.

Foundation Giving

Throughout the years, DePaul School has benefited from support from both public and private foundations. For more information on how to support DePaul through your foundation or trust, please contact the Development Department at 412-924-1012.

Deferred or Planned Gifts


The most common form of deferred gift to DePaul is a bequest contained in a person’s will or revocable (living) trust. Learn more.

Tip #3: Kids do not learn language from watching TV; they learn by interacting with people.