The BAWPVA is a 501(c)3 organization according to the Internal Revenue Service code.  As such, all contributions are fully tax-deductible.

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The BAWPVA is fully funded by donations and does not receive any federal funding.  The chapter has several ways you can make a donation:

 Monetary Donations

If you wish to make a monetary donation you can send a check, cash, or money order to:

Bay Area & Western PVA
P.O. Box 27
Palo Alto, CA  94304-0027

You can also donate with a credit card by clicking here.  If you have any questions about monetary donation please call the chapter office at 1-800-273-6789 or email



Wheels Helping Warriors and GIVE

Considering a new car, throwing in the towel on an old motorcycle that won't run or looking to get rid of an ATV? In all situations, Paralyzed Veterans of America's Wheels Helping Warriors Vehicle Donation program is a perfect outlet for your generosity. It's easy to donate. Be sure your title is on hand, fill out the online form at or call (855) 744-0782. We will schedule the pickup free of charge and donors receive a tax deduction for the donation.


Going through your closet and looking to get rid of some clothes? Paralyzed Veterans of America's GIVE Program will accept your clothing donation in the Madera/Merced area. Please visit or call (888) 253 - 9682.




 Online Shopping


 Annual Golf Tournament

Our 8th Annual Golf Tournament was held on Monday, August 13, 2018 at Palo Alto Hills Golf & Country Club.  Please click here for a larger view of the Golf Tournament sponsors. If you would like to be a sponsor for our 9th Annual Golf Tournament, please email us at Also, please see below for information on our 9th Annual Golf Tournament or click here for a larger view of the 9th Annual Golf Tournament flyer.

Annual Wine Fundraiser


Our 3nd Annual Wine Fundraiser was held on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at Klinker Brick Winery in Lodi, CA. Please click here for a larger view for the sponsors of the event.




 Cellular Phone Donations

The BAWPVA collects used cellular phones for donations.  You can mail them in to the chapter office or drop them off at your convenience.


 Planned Giving

Planned giving is a valuable tool for planning for your future.  One of the opportunities of planned giving is the tax advantages.  For more information please contact the chapter office at 1-800-273-6789 or email at