Make a Contribution

There Are Many Ways to Support PVF’s Mission

Donate Online – Use our secure online form.


Donate by Phone or Mail

415 – 393 – 1225


711 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 260
San Francisco, CA 94102


• Monthly Gifts – Save sight throughout the year with your monthly donation by check or credit card.


• Matching Gifts – through your employer will increase the amount of your gift. Speak with your company representative to see if a gift to PVF qualifies for a corporate match.


• Gifts of Stock – which have appreciated in value and have been owned for a least a year, may be transferred by your broker to PVF’s brokerage account #33L093540 at First Republic Bank, 415-296-5884. Please also call or write us with the details of your gift.

Legacy Giving

Make a life-changing difference for children and adults by supporting our mission today or benefit PVF and The Eye Institute in the future.


Gifts of cash, securities, real estate or other assets through a bequest can be accomplished by a simple codicil to your current will or an amendment to your living trust. You also may specify a sum or asset, or designate a percentage of your residuary estate. Among the advantages, outright gifts from your estate are entirely free from federal estate taxes.

IRA and Other Retirement Plan Gifts

Maximize the impact of your retirement plan assets—including IRAs, 401(k) plans, 403(b) plans, and TSAs—by designating Pacific Vision Foundation Eye Institute as your primary or secondary beneficiary. These assets will not be subject to estate tax or income tax, so that the entire balance will be preserved for PVF/EI.


Regardless of your age or income, the Legacy Society offers a meaningful, financially beneficial way to prepare for your future and the future of The Eye Institute and its patients. We are happy to work with you and your tax and legal advisors to structure the type of planned gift that best fits your financial and philanthropic goals.


For more information, please contact our Executive Director,  Jo Burnett, at
or call 415-393-1225.


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