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RIP Medical Debt
80 Theodore Fremd Ave.
Rye, NY 10580

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About this Fundraiser:

Inspired by other United Church of Christ (UCC) congregations in Chicago and around the nation, we are a group of 31 UCC churches in the San Francisco East Bay working together to erase the medical debts of our neighbors in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties. We can purchase the available debt for Alameda and Contra Costa county for just under $50,000. If we can raise that amount, we will be able to erase $2.6 million in debt in Contra Costa and $2.1 million in Alameda. It is our intention of raising $50,000 by Easter Sunday, April 12th, 2020. Will you join us NOW and help us erase these debts by Easter Sunday?

Who Is RIP Medical Debt?

RIP Medical Debt uses donations to purchase bundled medical debt portfolios that have gone through collection agencies for months or years. Using third-party credit data providers, it targets debt incurred by people facing financial hardship, and then forgives it. On average, $1 is leveraged to abolish $100 in medical debt.

Please see the full FAQ below and visit www.ripmedicaldebt.org for more information. 

RIP Medical Debt's Federal Tax ID is 47-1442997.

Supporters

  • Orinda Community Church 3 weeks ago $535.00
  • First Congregational Church of Berkeley 3 weeks ago $235.00
  • John & Nancy Thursby Last month $104.00
  • First Congregational Church of Auburn Last month $250.00
  • Larry Smythe Last month $100.00
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  • First Congregational Church of Berkeley March 2020 $9,975.00
  • GERALD J ALONZO SKYLAND CHURCH April 2020 $4,250.00
  • Arlington Community Church May 2020 $3,614.00
  • First Congregational Church of Berkeley March 2020 $3,195.00
  • Melinda McLain Mira Vista UCC - soon to be known as The Good Table United Church of Christ is honored to help our neighbors get free of medical debt. March 2020 $2,800.00
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