Make a Donation

How to Donate

​​The Ear Research Foundation, Inc. reaches thousands of individuals of all ages through its mission of Research, Education, and Community Care, but only with the help of donors, like you! Your donation helps the hard of hearing community experience their life to its full potential. View our 2021 Annual Report, to see how your donations and contributions to the Foundation continued our mission.


We offer three ways to make a secure, tax-deductible donation:

ICON - computer


Make an online donation by filling out the form below

ICON - phone


Make a donation over the phone by calling (941) 365-0367 

ICON - envelope


Mail your donation to Ear Research Foundation: 1901 Floyd Street Sarasota, FL 34239 USA

Make an Online Donation

To make a tax-deductible, secure donation, please complete the form below. ​For contributions of $25 or more, you receive a free mask: $25 (2 masks); $15 (1 mask). You can also receive Dr. Silverstein's latest CD or Ears 'R Us: Answer to Old Myths. We will mail the gifts to the address you provide. 

Other Ways to Donate

Donor Advised Fund ​Giving Tool

Have you established a Donor Advised Fund (DAF) through Fidelity or Schwab Charitable? Use the DAF Direct tool below to easily request a donation be made to Ear Research Foundation from your DAF today!

Founders Legacy Society

Have you remembered the Ear Research Foundation in your will, bequest, estate plans, annuity, trust, or as a beneficiary in your life insurance or retirement plan?

Contact Christina DeFrancisco at (941) 556-4219 or email to confidentially share your legacy gift plans and options.




​​The Ear Research Foundation is a non-profit 501C3 organization, registration CH1004. A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from the division of consumer services by calling toll-free (800-435-7352) within the state. Registration does not imply endorsement, approval or recommendation by the state.
Ear Research Foundation EIN is 59-1862386.