CAS has been helping people in the San Gabriel Valley for over 95 years through the loan of medical equipment. CAS is fully supported by clients, community members and area foundations who provide tax deductible monetary donations. We receive no government support and all of our services are free.
You can support CAS in the following ways:
Individual donations of any amount are always appreciated. We also acknowledge donations in honor or in memory of family or friends. Here is a breakdown of giving levels:
Your generous contribution supports our mission and helps us to loan out more than 12,000 pieces of medical equipment annually.
Cost of a new Bath Bench
Cost of a new Rollator Walker
Cost of a new Wheelchair
Cost of a Heavy Duty Wheelchair
Cost of a Hospital Bed
If you wish to put your name or the name of a friend or family member on this piece of medical equipment, you can indicate your preference on the bottom of the donation form.
Sponsorship of the Annual Garden Party
CAS holds an annual Garden Party in a lovely location where friends of CAS gather and greet each other. They enjoy a variety of food from local restaurants and caterers, enjoy live music and take part in an Opportunity Drawing. Individuals and organizations provide sponsorships to support CAS and receive tickets to the event and recognition based on the category of sponsorship. You can become a sponsor within these categories:
Dr. David Jones
Board President, CAS
If you have a restaurant or catering company and would like to provide food, please contact Deborah Lewis at (626) 818-0439 for more information.
If you have an Opportunity Drawing item that you would like to donate, please contact Deborah Lewis at (626) 793-1696 x105.
We hope you will join us at the Annual Garden Party!
Join the 1923 Society!
You can be part of the future of the Convalescent Aid Society by joining the 1923 Society!
Named after the year the Convalescent Aid Society was founded, the 1923 Society is an effective way you can help insure CAS’s future. There are several ways to become a member:
Name the Convalescent Aid Society in your will:
Simply notify the Development staff that CAS is a beneficiary in your will and you will become a member of the 1923 Society. A bequest /in your will reduces your total estate value by the amount of your planned gift, lowering your overall estate tax.
Make a gift of $10,000 or more to a Charitable Gift Annuity through CAS:
The Convalescent Aid Society is partnering with the Pasadena Community Foundation to provide an opportunity for individuals to make a gift of stock or cash and receive a secure fixed annuity for life.
Please fill out this form and hit the submit button or call Deborah Lewis at (626) 793-1696 x105 to receive more information:
Yes! I am interested in becoming a member of the 1923 Society.
Please contact me with details:
Foundation and Corporate Donors
CAS solicits corporate donors through the year and during the Annual Garden Party event campaign. If your corporation is interested in providing support to CAS, please contact Deborah Lewis at (626) 793-1696 x105 for more information.
CAS researches and writes grants to foundations that are interested in organizations that are in the medical field. If your foundation is interested in providing support to CAS, please contact Deborah Lewis at (626) 793-1696 x105 for more information.
I’ll work with Rex to gain access to the Calendar year donors on Filemaker who fit in the categories listed above and put the list together here. I suggest that we update this information at least quarterly.-Deb