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Ways to Support Us...

Your support enables IN to be creative and stay on the "cutting edge". Did you know:

  • IN was the first organization in Maryland to help people move from nursing homes to their own REAL homes.
  • IN was the first to produce consumer-friendly publications.
  • IN's Transportation Action Group got the City of Bowie to make 100% of its bus stops accessible.

Your support no matter how great or small will positively affect many lives.

Ways To Support Independence Now:

Become a Member of IN
(download the membership form as a Word document or in PDF format)

  • Receive our newsletter
  • Elect the Board of Directors
  • Receive updates on issues affecting the disability community

If you prefer to become a member online, use the button below. With a $25 membership you get a free water bottle and with a $50 membership you get a free tote bag. Additional donations are always welcomed so feel free to enter any amount (above the membership fee) you like.


Donate your time and talent as:

  • an Independence Now Board member
  • a committee member
  • Volunteer for special events, i.e. (creative cooking class, setting up and breaking down, assisting w/food prep and assisting consumers.
  • Translator for Independence Now's publications for availability in different languages.

Make a financial gift:
Any time and in any amount, your gift will enable IN to accomplish more! Donate using PayPal or Network for Good using the links below.

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Search the internet using GoodSearch and shop using GoodShop.
With Goodsearch you search the web and raise a penny for our cause. With GoodShop you shop, you save and they donate a percentage to IN. Simply follow the instructions on their How It Works page.

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Remember IN in your will:

  • Designate IN to receive a financial gift from your estate
  • Designate IN as a beneficiary on your life insurance policy
  • Donate stocks, bonds or real property