Support AAVL

Alliance on Aging and Vision Loss is an IRS 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization and all donations are welcome and tax deductible. If you would like to make a donation, please use the PayPal button below, choosing or typing what amount you would like to donate.

Donations can also be made through Zelle if you are a Zelle participant.  AAVL patricipates in Zelle under the name "Alliance on Aging and Vision Loss" with an email address of and our Treasurer's phone number, 304-283-7424.

To obtain more information about donating to AAVL, please contact either AAVL Treasurer at; or AAVL President at

Fundraising Efforts

TerriLynn Fundraiser is Back

AAVL Terri Lynn webpage

Our delicious Terri Lynn fundraiser continues to offer delicacies and financial assistance.  As a reminder, Terri Lynn sends a portion of your payment to AAVL when you purchase from a selection of great snacks including nuts, many of which are covered in chocolate, and assorted candies.  It provides free shipping for most orders shipping throughout the United States.  Ordering is simple and can be done on our own web page on the Terri Lynn web site. You can also email Paul at to place your order and it should arrive within 10 to 14 days.  If you would rather place your order through a customer service representative, just call 1-800-323-0775 and let the representative know that you wish to place an order for AAVL  or Alliance on Aging and Vision Loss.  They are available from the hours of 10 AM to 5 PM, central time, and are based in the Chicago area.  If you have any questions, please contact Paul Lewis at 941-841-9640 (voice & text) or email You can also download the flyer here. Thank you for supporting AAVL!

Cookbook - The Food of Our Times

AAVL has produced a cookbook containing your original recipes.  Appetizers to desserts round out the cookbook.  It will be produced in all formats.  You can read more about it and how to order at

Enter Your Idea in a New Prize Winning Contest

AAVL’s  Fundraising Committee is looking for your input to help us create an design a T-shirt, a sweat shirt and a tote bag to be offered for sale to our members, their friends and families, and anyone who wishes to support AAVL.  We are looking for tag lines, Other text suggestions And ideas for graphics.  We will be using Blind Girl Designs to imprint the best of your ideas onto these items.  Many of you have probably already seen the excellent work of Blind Girl Designs used by several affiliates and ACB.  As an added bonus, the member whose idea is picked will receive a T-shirt as a thank you gift.  The Fundraising committee asks that you submit your ideas and suggestions to our president Doug Powell,, and our fundraising Chair Paul Lewis,, To be received no later then the end of business on Friday, April 15.