Phone: 760-772-1000

41550 Eclectic Street
Palm Desert, CA 92260


Ways to Give


The Coachella Valley Autism Society is a local chapter of the Autism Society of America and is a 501c3 nonprofit organization. 100% of your donation goes to help families and professionals in the Coachella Valley area to improve quality of life for those living with autism.

Your gift provides information, resources and support for families; workshops, training and support for educators and health professionals. Together, we are making a difference for those in our area affected by autism spectrum disorders.

Donate Online:

The Coachella Valley Autism Society relies on donations to cover the cost of running programs and activities that bring awareness and community to individuals and families dealing with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Please take a moment today and provide a tax-deductible, direct donation to CVASA. A gift of $15, $25, or $50 or more will go a long way toward supporting our programs and services for the families of the Coachella Valley and surrounding areas. The Coachella Valley Autism Society is a not-for-profit organization, and donations are tax deductible.

Earn Money for CVASA Every Time you Shop for Groceries!!!

The following grocery stores will donate a portion of your total purchase back to CVASA.


Ralphs and Food 4 Less are lending a helping hand to the Coachella Valley Autism Society. Donate up to 4% percent of your purchases per month to CVASA by shopping at your local Ralphs or Food 4 Less. Enroll in the Ralphs or Food 4 Less Community Contribution Program using your Rewards Card. For more information on both programs including  Frequently Asked Questions and Instructions on How to Enroll click on the following links below.

Click here for Ralphs Community Rewards Program Info.

Click here for Food 4 Less Community Rewards Program Info.


AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you and with the same exact shopping experience as When you shop at AmazonSmile, Amazon will now donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchase(s) to the Coachella Valley Autism Society (CVASA).

Already have an Amazon account? You can use your existing account to shop through AmazonSmile. To start shopping, simply click here

It’s that easy! Your AmazonSmile purchase(s) will result in a donation to the Coachella Valley Autism Society.

Thank you for your support!

The Rite Aid Foundation: KidCents:

color_full_logoCVASA has partnered with Rite Aid and are now an official KidCents charity! KidCents is a program created by The Rite Aid Foundation that allows Rite Aid customers to round up their purchases to the nearest dollar and donate their change to help support kid-focused charities.By rounding up, you are helping us to reach our goals by simply shopping at Rite Aid. Feel free to invite your friends and family to participate in the program. Imagine the change that your change can make!

Here’s how you can enroll in the KidCents program and round-up to our charity:


Raise money when you search and shop online. Raise a penny (or more!) for our organization every time you search the web. iGive is the internet’s first online search engine and shopping mall where a penny or more per search and a portion of each purchase is donated to your favorite cause. Over 800 of the web’s best stores participate in this free program, and up to 26% of each purchase benefits our cause! Shop online at any of the 800+ stores in the iGive network. You’ll see all your favorites, including, Best Buy, Staples, eBay, and Pottery Barn! Click here to get started.


eScrip is a hassle-free way to support CVASA through everyday purchases made at eScrip merchants. Over 150 merchants contribute a percentage of your purchases to CVASA. It’s simple and convenient, all you need to do is register your grocery club card and debit/credit card(s). Simply log on to to sign up and designate our group (#500018170) to receive contributions.

  2. Click on “sign-up”
  3. Follow the instructions to register your grocery cards and your existing credit/debit cards.

It’s Easy! It ’s Free! It’s Powerful!

Mary Kay

Support CVASA by purchasing skin care and make-up products. Give Kirsten a call or order online at Use Promo code: CVASA


You can help CVASA families by making the invaluable contribution of your time.

Help us continue to provide free programs and support to individuals with autism and their families.

Find out more about information about autism.

To contact Autism Society of
America please
click here