Become an Individual Donor

Every year, thousands of individuals donate to the American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation to support innovators and spark innovation in our discipline. Be a giver and join other leaders to improve the lives of people with speech, language, and hearing disorders.

Individual donor benefits:

  • Peer recognition in the ASHFoundation's annual report, in The ASHA Leader (circulation: more than 190,000), special program brochures, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) National Convention materials, and on the ASHFoundation website
  • Invitations to the ASHFoundation Founders Breakfast, our annual special event where we announce the recipients of ASHFoundation research grants, scholarships, and awards, and recognize the generosity of our donors
  • Invitations to special networking events at the ASHA Convention
  • Advance notice of grants, scholarships, and other ASHFoundation-funding programs
  • Information about the results of funded work through ASHFoundation publications

Individual Donor Giving Levels

Benefactor $25,000 and above
Leadership Circle $10,000 to $24,999
Pacesetter $5,000 to $9,999
Patron $2,500 to $4,999
President's Circle $1,000 to $2,499
Gold Founder $500 to $999
Silver Founder $250 to $499
Bronze Founder $150 to $249
Founder $100 to $149
Associate $50 to $99
Contributor $25 to $49

(University Engagement Program participants: Please donate as an individual; you will be able to credit your university in the online donation form.)