Leave A Legacy
Your Gift Makes The
Loving Difference

The Work Of Charities

In 1885, Miss Helen Purcell’s kindness and charity founded this community. To this day, and always, not-for-profit Helen Purcell places people over profits.

Charitable gifts allow Helen Purcell to grow. This growth strengthens the entire community and continually improves the lives of our residents - lives steeped in authentic love and legendary care. Helen Purcell is recognized as a 501-C-3.
Your gifts are tax-deductible.

To carry on Helen Purcell’s charitable work, contributions from generous people make the loving difference. The history of Helen Purcell is filled with numerous benefactors who understood the importance of promoting a strong, not-for-profit, retirement community in Southeast Ohio and who provided living legacies that supported our efforts. Our past is inspiring, and with your help our future also will be inspired.

Donor Wall of Honor

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The Donor Wall of Honor reminds us that Miss Helen Purcell’s kindness and selfless charity founded this retirement community in 1885. The plaque on the wall reads, “The legacy of Miss Helen Purcell continues through the kind and generous gifts of those recognized here and those who remain anonymous.”

The opportunity to be recognized as a donor to Helen Purcell on the Donor Wall of Honor still remains. Donations of $1,000.00 or more are placed on the Wall of Honor.

Helen Purcell is a non-profit organization (501-C3) and donations are tax deductible.

How To Make Donations

Guaranteeing our future

Mail To:


Helen Purcell Home
1854 Norwood Blvd.
Zanesville, Ohio 43701

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Your Gift

Here are some ways to make a loving difference when you support the mission of Helen Purcell

All gifts and donations made to Helen Purcell are used for the benefit of our residence. Gifts and gifts-in-kind to Helen Purcell are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. Helen Purcell is a registered 501(c)(3), not-for-profit organization.

Gifts of Cash By simply writing a check, you will help carry on Helen Purcell’s charitable mission.

Bequests Leave A legacy by making a gift in your will to Helen Purcell.

Gifts of Securities You will help Helen Purcell and realize tax benefits for yourself when you make a gift of stocks that have increased in value.

Gifts of Retirement Plan Assets Maximize the value of your retirement account by making a lifetime gift of its after tax value to a tax-exempt deferred giving plan.

Gifts of Life Insurance Making Helen Purcell the beneficiary of an existing life insurance policy can be a way to support our mission.

Charitable Remainder Trusts Under certain circumstances, this plan can increase your income and reduce your taxes and ultimately provide very important support.

Gifts of Real Estate When you use real estate, such as your house, to fund a gift, you preserve your cash assets and receive significant tax and income advantages.