Pacific Stroke Association


Your generous gift ensures that all of our programs and services remain free of charge or at a low cost. We welcome all levels and means of support, and accept multiple methods for making your donations. Your contribution supports PSA’s work as a critical community resource, including such services as stroke educational lectures and materials, support groups, and practical help.

PSA is a 501(c)(3) organization. Tax ID #: 77-0500631.


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Your generosity today may help improve the life of someone you know or someone right down the street who are forced to adjust their lives to a new normal because of stroke. In the U.S, brain attack happens every 53 seconds which results in 795,000 people experiencing some degree of disability every year, while 160,000 people die because of stroke.

What does your contribution to PSA support?

  • $1,000: Supports 12 Monthly Post Stroke Educational Forums
  • $500: Provides 100 FREE copies of the PSA Resource Directory
  • $250: Helps print and distribute 1,000 FAST cards

Additional Ways to Give

Amazon Smile 

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Pacific Stroke Association every time you shop, at no cost to you. On your first visit to AmazonSmile,  please enter Pacific Stroke Association as a charitable organization of your choice to receive donations from your purchases. Thereafter, every eligible purchase you make at will result in a donation to PSA.

In memory and in honor

Donate in honor or in memory of a loved one or in honor of a special occasion or milestone such as a birthday or anniversary. We’ll send a special acknowledgement card to someone you wish to honor or to the family of a loved one who has passed away.

Payroll deduction & matching gifts

Many companies offer giving options for their employees, and some of them even match your contribution! Please contact your Human Resources Department to discover what programs your employer offers and how you might make an even greater impact with your gift.

Planned gifts

Many people choose to support PSA by making a provision in their estate plans to support our organization. Gifts from an estate to PSA are free of federal estate taxes. Please let us know if you have made a bequest to PSA. Another way of supporting PSA is by making a distribution from your Individual Retirement Account (IRA). Contact your attorney or financial planning advisor to learn more about planned gifts.

Vehicle donation

It’s as easy as 1 – 2 – 3 to convert your extra or old vehicle into a tax deductible donation benefitting PSA!
1)  When you are ready to donate a vehicle call PSA at 650.565.8485 or email
2)  PSA will arrange for the vehicle to be picked up by a local organization.
3)  You will receive confirmation for the sale of the vehicle


If you’d like to learn more about donating your time to PSA, please visit our Volunteer page.