Other Ways To Donate
Make general or recurring monthly donations to DSMC with the buttons below. Your generous donation will help support our Dhamma work!
Please add a note in the reference field to tell us what we allocate these funds to.
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Recurring Monthly Donation
Current Needs Listing
Listed below are items needed at the center. They can be sent or brought. Another way is to send us either a donation via paypal/CC or a gift card for the amount listed below (Just put a note in the "note"-box on paypal for what it is for). We really appreciate your help as we operate on a very low budget with no paid staff. 100 Percent of your donation goes to the needs of the center and taking care of our meditators. We will acknowledge receipt of monetary gifts as soon as we get them.
Thank you. DSMC
Updated: Aug, 2020
Dawn Dish Soap
No Allergy dish soap -Clear
Any Liquid Laundry Detergent
Coffee - K-Cups any
Paper Towels, Napkins
Dog and Cat Food (Wet)
Best Gift - Give a Recurring Monthly Donation at the top of this page.
Long Term Support Options
There are other kinds of Long Term support Options that can be considered.
If you have a question regarding the transfer of stocks, bonds, or any other types of holdings OR you would like to leave a portion of a will, form a Trust, or transfer any other form of Beneficiary policies into the name of UIBDS to help secure the future support for this Dhamma work, then you need to contact either David Johnson by email at email@example.com to help address your needs.
All such donations provide future stability for the Buddhist American Forest Tradition in its effort to research, practice, preserve, and teach the early Suttavadin Buddha Dhamma and is for future benefit of all beings to find relief from suffering.
May the merit of your gift help you to attain Nibbana!
In addition, you can offer a recurring donation that sends money from your account monthly from an account by use Paypal's recurring donation option or Network for Good.
Other Ways to donate support to DSMC
Offer a DANA meal in person to the monks and meditators:
If you would like to donate a meal at the monastery please contact David Johnson to set up a date in advance. It is nice to make this happen on a weekend when you can come visit the gardens and also have a meal on the porch overlooking the forest and gardens. There are paths to walk and places to sit in various areas and you may take time to do meditation in the main Hall.
Offer a Gift card to help support the center:
Another way to offer Dana support is to send a paid Gift Card for supplies through Amazon.com or for use at Walmart for center supplies. This has helped support the center during the Rains Retreats in the past. You may mail such gift cards directly to
or email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Dhamma Sukha Meditation Center
c/o David Johnson, Treas.
8218 County Road 204
Annapolis, MO 63620
Are donations I make to DSMC tax-deductible?
Yes. All donations made for the benefit of Dhamma Sukha Meditation Center are tax deductible in the USA by way of the United International Buddha Dhamma Society (UIBDS) which is a Missouri 501 (c) (3) Non-profit Corporation and formed under the guidelines of Section 170-C for churches, of the US Internal Revenue Code. The Corporation is completely dedicated to the Religious, Educational, and Charitable development of the Buddha Dhamma for the benefit of all people. Consequently, your contributions are tax-deductible under U.S. tax regulations.
I made a donation to UIBDS. How do I claim the tax deduction? Do I need a special form from UIBDS (DSMC)?
At the end of each year we send automated receipt of all donations we receive from you over the year. If you need a letter from our treasurer before the end of the year indicating the amount you donated, please send an email to email@example.com and we will get back to you with any paperwork you need.
What is UIBDS’s Tax Identification Number or EIN#?
United International Buddha Dhamma tax identification number is EIN 87-0706125
Registered and current as a Missouri Non-Profit Corporation #N00071761
UIBDS founded 4-4-2003.