Donations in Bernd’s memory
If you would like to donate to The Bernd Crasemann and Joan Machlis-Crasemann Civil Fund, your donation will go to one of Bernd’s treasured organizations (The Civil Liberties Union, VEDA or Planned Parenthood) or to the scholarship program in Mexico where Bernd and Joan are supporting two university students.
Donations to The Bernd Crasemann and Joan Machlis-Crasemann Civil Fund at the Yolo Community Foundation can be made via credit card or check. Cash donations cannot be accepted. Follow the instructions below to make your donation.
Credit Card Donations
Visit the Sacramento Region Community Foundation’s website at www.sacregcf.org. The Sacramento Region Community Foundation is a partner of the Yolo Community Foundation. When you visit the Sacramento Region Community Foundation’s website at www.sacregcf.org, click on the green “Give Now” button at the top right-hand corner of your screen. Select the YCF Bernd Crasemann and Joan Machlis-Crasemann Civil Fund “Please use my donation for:” drop-down menu. Select your donation amount and fill in your billing address and credit card information. Click the “Donate Now” button at the bottom of the form to submit your donation. You will receive a tax receipt confirming your donation.
Checks should be made out to Sacramento Region Community Foundation. Please indicate the fund name Bernd Crasemann and Joan Machlis-Crasemann Civil Fund on the memo line.
Checks can be mailed or delivered to the Foundation at:
Sacramento Region Community Foundation
955 University Avenue, Suite A
Sacramento, CA 95825 USA
If you need assistance making your donation, please contact:
Chelsea Fahr, Director of Donor Engagement
916-921-7723, ext. 2021
Would you like to send a photo or memory of Bernd for posting here on the site? Find out how here.