Recurring, Monthly Donations:

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One-Time Donation:

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Thank you!

Thank you for supporting the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation, a national 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization (EIN 43-2093206), originally incorporated as the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Network. Our mission is to raise awareness about sudden cardiac arrest and help save lives. To support our lifesaving programs, please consider joining one of our Giving Circles, listed below. All donations are tax deductible.

  • Member: $120-249
  • Community Circle: $250-499
  • Circle of Friends: $500-999
  • Believers' Circle: $1,000-1,499
  • Advocates' Circle: $1,500-2,499
  • Chairman's Circle: $2,500-4,999
  • Investors' Circle: $5,000-9,999
  • Visionaries' Circle: $10,000 or more.

Donations to the General Fund

Donors may opt to donate to the General Fund, which supports our programs including:

  • Serving as the nation's premier information clearinghouse focused exclusively on sudden cardiac arrest via this website
  • Conducting research on trends in public awareness and understanding, testing effective messaging, and turning findings into educational initiatives that motivate action and help save lives
  • Co-leadership of the Call-Push-Shock movement, which has attracted 50+ co-partners
  • The Cardiac Arrest Survivor Alliance, an online community for people affected by sudden cardiac arrest and other advocates
  • Conducting research among survivors and family members on post-resuscitation quality of life, working with universities and hospitals.

Donations to the Adam Greenlee Foundation Fund

Donations may be made to support the Adam Greenlee Foundation Fund, a donor-advised fund named in honor of Adam Greenlee, Jr., who survived sudden cardiac arrest at his middle school in January 2014. Donations will be used to support AED deployment for youth sports teams and other non-profit groups. Read Adam's story here.

How to Donate

Donate by Mail

Send a check to the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation, 7500 Brooktree Road, Wexford, PA 15090. Please indicate whether your donation is being made "in honor of" or "in memory of" a loved one.

Donate through United Way

Donations may be made through United Way of Allegheny County (Account No. 9940420) or your local United Way.

Donate Stock

Consider a gift of stock. To donate stock, contact the SCA Foundation at 724.625.0025.

Donate Online

The Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation accepts online donations using PayPal. You do not need to register with our site or have a PayPal account to make a donation. Simply select a donation type (recurring monthly or one-time) and fill out your details using the forms above. You will be directed to to finalize your donation. PayPal accepts Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, and donations from PayPal account holders.

If you experience any issues when making a donation using PayPal, we suggest that you review PayPal's Online Help or Contact PayPal directly. When reporting issues to PayPal, please reference Source: If you would like us to assist you with your donation, please contact us at info [at] (subject: Donations) or 724.625.0025.

Other easy ways to show your support

  • Shop at AmazonSmile and the Amazon Smile Foundation will donate 0.5% of eligible purchases to the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation, every time you shop, at no cost to you. 

  • Create a Facebook fundraiser and invite your friends to donate.

Thank you for your support!