Thank YouWe believe that each and every one of us has the power to make a difference and there’s no one-size-fits-all approach to donating. Every individual — including you — can make a difference in helping Lake & Geauga county residents conquer their substance use disorders and turn their lives around by giving to Lake-Geauga Recovery Centers. Whether a donation is large or small, a one-time contribution or a recurring gift, every dollar is invaluable in addressing the critical needs of our community.

Learn more about the many ways you or your organization can give to Lake-Geauga Recovery Centers.


Annual gifts to Lake-Geauga Recovery Centers provide vital operating support to the areas of greatest need. With your donation, you are making an investment that impacts Lake-Geauga Recovery Centers in countless ways. Annual gifts provide us with important unrestricted operating support for our numerous programs and services.



Honor or remember the special individuals in your life with a gift to Lake-Geauga Recovery Centers.

With a tribute, you have the opportunity to give a meaningful gift, while helping to improve the lives of individuals struggling with addiction.

Honor your loved one for:

  • Anniversaries
  • Birthdays
  • Graduations
  • Holidays
  • Or any special recognition of your choosing

Give a meaningful memorial gift:

  • Honor a loved one’s memory
  • Express sympathy for someone’s loss

Losing a loved one is difficult, however you may find comfort in knowing your contribution is being used to help others. You can invite friends and family to support Lake-Geauga Recovery Centers by including the following in the obituary:

In lieu of flowers, the family requests gifts be made to Lake-Geauga Recovery Centers, 9083 Mentor Ave., Mentor, OH 44060 or online at lgrc.us

Give an Honor or Memory Gift
(Remember, check the box on the donation form to make an honorary or memorial gift.)


Many companies have matching gift programs that will match the charitable contributions made by their employees.

Some even match gifts made by retirees and/or spouses. These programs are a great way for you to double or even triple your gift! Please ask if your company will match your gift to Lake-Geauga Recovery Centers.


Companies and foundations, regardless of size, are wonderful community partners, and their giving has a direct and profound impact on the programs and services we can offer. For more information about corporate giving or sponsorship opportunities contact John Keller, Chief Development Officer at 440-205-2671 or jkeller@lgrc.us.


Donor advised funds are often the simplest and least expensive way for donors to make a gift of appreciated assets (stocks, real estate, etc.) to Lake-Geauga Recovery Centers. When these types of gifts are given from a donor advised fund, we don’t need to have a brokerage account, have to manage selling the assets, or provide the necessary paperwork for recognizing the gift. Through a donor advised fund, we’ll just receive a check for the proceeds. Simple as that!
(Grants from donor-advised funds cannot be used to fulfill a pledge)


Leave Your Legacy

A planned gift is a simple, but powerful way to invest in the future of Lake-Geauga Recovery Centers

Remembering Lake-Geauga Recovery Centers in your will is a wonderful way for you to make a lasting gift. Large or small, your bequest will make an important contribution to our long-term strength and our ability to carry on with our important programs and services. In addition to making a current outright gift (writing a check, transferring securities or signing a multi-year pledge), you can choose a planned gift and leave your legacy while helping Lake-Geauga Recovery Centers fulfill its mission for years to come.


To learn more please contact your financial adviser or John Keller, Chief Development Officer at 440-205-2671 or jkeller@lgrc.us.

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At Lake-Geauga Recovery Centers, we value our relationship with our donors and supporters. We will not sell, share or trade our donors’ names, personal information, or donation amount with any other entity. Nor will Lake-Geauga Recovery Centers send mailings to our donor base on behalf of another organization. This applies to all donors who make monetary or in-kind donations in any way. Donor information will only be used for purposes necessary to processing the donation.