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Gift Address

The Lourie Center
ATTN: Development Office
12301 Academy Way
Rockville, MD 20852

Thank You Donors!

Your gift to the Lourie Center, a 501(c)(3) non-profit agency, will help provide the vital resources necessary for ensuring that at-risk infants, young children and their families get a healthy emotional start in life. The Lourie Center is sincerely grateful for your support!

All contributions are tax deductible in accordance with federal law.

Please contact Michelle Maxberry at 301-315-3090 if you have any questions or need assistance.

Ways to Give

Select a topic below to learn more about all of the ways you can support the work of the Lourie Center.


The following is a listing of recent grants and partnerships awarded to the Reginald S. Lourie Center for Infants & Young Children:

  • Katharine Pollard Maddux Memorial Mental Health Foundation
  • Alexander and Margaret Stewart Trust
  • United Way of the National Capital Area Community Impact Fund
  • Whole Foods Market
  • Montgomery County Community Service Grant
  • Montgomery County Council
  • The Bainum Foundation

Annual Fund Drive

The Annual Fund Drive raises unrestricted funds to support the most pressing operating needs of the Center. You can give by check, credit card (VISA or MasterCard) or through gifts of stock.

Benefit Fundraisers

2015 Annual Benefit Dinner

The Lourie Center held its annual benefit on September 17, 2015 at the Congressional Country Club in Bethesda. The benefit honored U.S. Senator Chris Murphy with the Outstanding Public Leadership Award and Dr. Betty Ann Kaplan with the prestigious Reginald S. Lourie Award. Pictured left are Jimmy Venza, Kevin Young, Senator Chris Murphy and Marcel Wright. Approximately $55,000 was raised from the event.

Corporate Matching Gift Program

Please check to see if your employer (or your spouse's) participates in a Matching Gift Program. If your employer offers this benefit, be sure to complete the necessary form in order to multiply your gift dollars.

United Way/Combined Federal Campaigns

Please choose to support the Center through the United Way/Combined Federal Campaigns (CFC):

United Way Designation Number 8259
CFC Designation Number 26069

Gifts to Honor or Memorialize

Please make sure to include the name of the individual you wish to memorialize or honor, and the name and address of the person who should receive an acknowledgement letter. An acknowledgement letter will be sent to the person(s) you designate, although the amount of your gift will not be disclosed. You will receive a separate acknowledgement for your own records. You can give by check, credit card (VISA or MasterCard) or through gifts of stock.

Gifts In-kind

The Lourie Center is also very grateful for new or gently used toys and clothes. Please call 301-984-4444, ext. 107 for more information.


A copy of our current financial statement is available upon request by calling our office. Documents submitted to the State of Maryland under the Maryland Charitable Solicitations Act are available from the Secretary of State, State House, Annapolis, MD 21401, for the cost of copying and mailing.