guide to giving

Raising awareness of the occupational therapy profession is a
priority for AOTA and our members.

 If you would like to help others appreciate occupational
therapy’s value, consider a donation to The Fund. If you're familiar with the
education and outreach projects conducted by The Fund, and would like to see
them continue, consider a contribution.

When you contribute to The Fund To Promote Awareness of
Occupational Therapy, your contribution goes directly to support its programs
and projects, and is tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Occupational Therapy
Practitioners and Students

Raising awareness of occupational therapy helps your practice
and the profession in general. As more people, including decision makers,
better understand the benefits of occupational therapy, the public perception
of the value of occupational therapy services will increase.

The Fund To Promote Awareness of Occupational Therapy is
continually supporting new materials to
more effectively, including Tip Sheets, Fact
Sheets, and advertisements that you may re-use.

Would you like to encourage more awareness of what
occupational therapy can accomplish? Please donate.

Consumers

Occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants
help people of all ages participate in the things they want and need to do
through the therapeutic use of everyday activities (occupations). They consider
the person’s existing skills and potential challenges to create a personalized
treatment plan.

of the wonderful transformations that people undergo with the help
of occupational therapy.

or donate to the Fund and help us spread the word about the value of
occupational therapy.

To learn more about occupational therapy, visit the American Occupational Therapy Association website.
.

Corporate Donors

We have many opportunities for you to partner with The Fund
To Promote Awareness of Occupational Therapy. We produce or promote educational
opportunities, fundraising activities, and events and initiatives that receive

Some of the benefits we have provided to our corporate
partners include:

  • Partnership recognition through our media outreach efforts.
  • Partner name and corporate logo on event materials and promotional items.
  • Partner name and corporate logo on our website and cross-links between our sites and those of our other partners.
  • Acknowledgement of your support to 100,000 occupational therapy practitioners through
        professional publications and during national and regional conferences.

To learn more about The Fund and explore partnership
opportunities, please contact:

Tricia Hopkins
Chief Officer, Finance & Operations, AOTA
c/o The Fund to Promote Awareness of Occupational Therapy
6116 Executive Boulevard, Suite 200
North Bethesda, MD 20852-4929

thopkins@aota.org

If you prefer to give privately, we welcome your donation.

To learn more about occupational therapy, visit the American Occupational Therapy
Association website
.