MRC GEM (East Metro Health District Medical Reserve Corps, Inc.) is a Georgia non-profit corporation and with IRS 501(c)(3) approval. Donations are tax deductible as provided by the Federal and state tax codes (click to see our IRS approval letter in a separate window).

There are two ways you can support us while you shop at no cost to yourself:
  1. Your Kroger Plus Card can help support our programs at no cost to you. Go to to enroll your card in support of MRC GEM. (If you haven't already registered your Kroger Plus Card online, you'll be able to do so.) Then search for MRC GEM (organization #30127) and select us as your supported organization. Once you do, Kroger will donate to us a percentage of what you spend.
  2. By shopping at, Amazon will make a donation to us for every dollar you spend. It's just a different way to reach the Amazon site. Choose MRC GEM as your charity the first time you go to AmazonSmile.Com
You can donate cash directly and conveniently through the PayPal giving fund using your credit card or PayPal account. The full donation amount comes to us; PayPal charges no fee for this service.

If you would prefer to donate directly, please send your check, payable to MRC GEM, to:

2700 Braselton Hwy, Ste 10-193
Dacula, GA 30019

For independent confirmation of our non-profit status, please see Guidestar's page about us.

If you have any questions about donating, please contact

We appreciate your interest and support.