Join us Saturday, June 1 for the 6th Annual ODC Food Truck Fest at Stauffer Park from 11am to 3pm!

Give Financially

The Occupational Development Center is a registered 501(c)(3) organizations and your financial gifts are tax deductible. All financial gifts go directly to the work of the ODC and allow us to continue serving those with developmental disabilities.

Whether your gift is a one-time donation, or you choose to donate monthly, we great appreciate your support.

Click the button below to donate online via our secure online payment processor or feel free to mail a check to Occupational Development Center, 640 Martha Avenue, Lancaster, PA 17601.

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Giving through your Business

Some individuals choose to give financially through their business via programs run by The United Way, Network for Good, or other individual business giving programs. Please contact your HR Department for more information about supporting the ODC in this way, or contact us to help you with this.

The ODC is also interested in receiving corporate contributions. As an employee, we can work with you to approach the appropriate individuals at your place of employment to make this happen.


Planned Giving

The Occupational Development Center offers a variety of planned giving options through the Occupational Development Center Foundation.

Planned giving to the ODC can:

  • Give you a tax advantage
  • Fit appropriately with your estate plans & concerns for heirs
  • Compliment your lifestyle goals
  • Match your wish to leave a legacy to the cause you care about

Planned giving options include:

  • Wills & Bequests
  • Endowments
  • Pooled Income Funds
  • Real Estate/Life Estate
  • Tangible Personal Property
  • Charitable Trusts
  • Gift Annuities
  • Life Insurance
  • Securities

Questions About Gift Giving?

Feel free to contact us with any questions you may have by calling us at (717) 397-4269 or sending an email to!


The Occupational Development Center has numerous volunteer opportunities for you as an individual, as well as for groups and businesses. This can be anything from volunteering on a regular basis or helping out at one of our events.

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Other Ways to Give

Sometimes you can help us by just doing the things you are already doing: dining out at restaurants, recycling your ink cartridges, or even shopping on Amazon!

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