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IRA Gifts

At Early Childhood Alliance, we rely on donations to build better futures for children, and we can’t do this without you. Every dollar you give will allow us to reach thousands of families a year through our programming occurring at our three learning centers and childcare provider programming occurring off-site.

Donors 70 ½ or older can make a tax-wise gift directly from your IRA to a qualified charitable organization. This gift opportunity is known as a Qualified Charitable Distribution (QCD), and it can have a real impact here at Early Childhood Alliance.

70 1/2 or older?

Have an IRA?

You’re already qualified.
Click the button to submit your information.

73 or older?

Great news...

A QCD can count towards your required minimum distribution!

Is a Qualified Charitable Distribution (QCD) right for you?

Let’s find out.

Please contact June Harkness ( or 260-204-5556 to see if your IRA qualifies.


Did you know?

You can continue building better futures for children after your lifetime. Simply name Early Childhood Alliance as a beneficiary of your IRA account, and the remaining assets (or a portion) will be used to provide high-quality early childhood education for children in our region.

Need Help?

If you have any questions while putting together your gift, please don’t hesitate to reach out to June Harkness.

Agency Info

Mailing Address

Early Childhood Alliance
3800 N Anthony Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46805

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