Your tax-deductible donation supports our efforts and most importantly hope to adolescents in need.


Donate Online:

Simply click on our donate button below! The Ruth Cheatham Foundation uses PayPal for online donations. You do not need a PayPal account for a one-time donation - you can donate using your credit or debit card, or by transfer from your bank account. Only recurring donations require a PayPal account.


Donate by Check:

Please make checks payable to The Ruth Cheatham Foundation and send to:  

8519 Lakemont Drive

Dallas, TX 75209


Double Your Donation!

You can double your donation to The Ruth Cheatham Foundation for free! Many employers will make an equal contribution to a charity if one of their employees makes a donation. All you have to do is notify your employer, fill out a form, and you’ve doubled your contribution and your support!! Your employer may need our EIN number, it is 81-4522443. 


The Ruth Cheatham Foundation is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization registered in the state of Texas.  Donations are tax-deductible as allowed by law in the calendar year in which they are made.  You will receive a receipt and year-end statement for these donations.


Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.
— The Lorax

The Ruth Cheatham Foundation College Fund is a Texas non-profit organization incorporated on June 23, 2017 and operating under the rules of Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Our application for recognition as an exempt organization is pending with the Internal Revenue Service. Donations made during this period will still qualify for tax-deductible status upon the allowance of our exemption.