Our services would not be possible without YOU!
Together we are providing help and creating hope in the lives of our communities most vulnerable children and families. By donating and providing a financial gift to St. Vincent Catholic Charities, you are helping to find a forever home for a foster child, build families through adoption, offer solace through counseling, and welcome refugees who have experienced years of persecution to a safe and supportive community.
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Ways To Give
There are as many ways to give as there are reasons. No matter which option you choose, please know that your gift is helping to change lives.
1. Sustainable Giving
Join our Guardian Society! St. Vincent Catholic Charities’ (STVCC) Guardian Society is made up of dedicated and compassionate individuals and families. By making a five year pledge to STVCC, Guardian Society Members embrace the importance of long term sustainable funding. To become a member of our Guardian Society CLICK HERE.
2. Cash Contributions
CLICK HERE to make a one-time online gift. Or mail a cash, check or money order gift to us directly at: St. Vincent Catholic Charities 2800 West Willow St. Lansing, MI 48917
3. Appreciated Securities/Retirement Plans
A gift of securities can be made with an electronic transfer of shares to St. Vincent Catholic Charities and can be a good option for accumulated stock that has appreciated in value and would be subject to capital gains tax if sold.
For information on making a gift of stock including information about our broker, account number and DTC number, please contact Tamara Watson at (517) 323-4734 x1201 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Whether making a stock transfer electronically, or by any other means, please submit a letter to Tamara Watson, St. Vincent Catholic Charities, 2800 W. Willow, Lansing, MI 48917 or email@example.com explaining the intent to transfer (gift) the stock. Please include the name of the stock, the number of shares, donor’s name, address and broker information.
What is the best way to continue your compassion for the work we do? If you have a heart for the mission of St. Vincent Catholic Charities, you may want to consider leaving a legacy.
Gifts of retirement plan assets can be a valuable tool in your planning. You can leave your IRA or other retirement plans to STVCC and help provide services into the future for those in need. And you can reap tax advantages! Learn more at stvcc.org/legacy-society.
Contact Tamara Watson at (517) 323-4734 x1201 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org to JOIN TODAY!
5. Corporate Giving and Corporate Sponsorships
STVCC is grateful for the support of our community businesses. There are many ways a company can support the work of STVCC from in-kind and direct involvement of employees to financial sponsorship of events.
For more information on event sponsorships please contact: Tamara Watson at (517) 323-4734 x1201 or email@example.com
The Faith Keepers monthly giving society is one more way to support STVCC’s efforts to provide help and create hope so people can transform their lives. Simply schedule a monthly reoccurring gift through our online donation site and you’ll be on your way to helping children and families in our community. Learn more at stvcc.org/donating/monthly-giving.
7. Special Collections and In Kind Gifts
Organizations, service clubs, groups or individuals can conduct a Special Collection to gather needed items for the children and families we serve. Items needed include; gift cards for recreational activities and outings; basic household items; personal hygiene products; cleaning supplies & tools. To view our current Wish List, CLICK HERE. Please contact Rhonda Abood at (517) 323-4734 x1205 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss options and current needs.
Please review the complete list of household items we accept, CLICK HERE. You can drop off your donations at our campus (2800 W. Willow St., Lansing, MI 48917) between 8:30 and 4:00 or call us for large pickups: (517) 323-4734 ext. 1050
8. Donate Your Car
Turn an extra car, truck, or RV into a tax deductible donation and help benefit STVCC by using V-DAC (Vehicle Donation to Any Charity), a trusted service to make sure your vehicle is properly handled. If you’re interested in donating your vehicle, contact Tamara Watson at email@example.com or call (517) 323- 4734 Ext. 1201
9. Support Us While You Shop at Kroger, Amazon and Fresh Thyme!
We now have a Kroger rewards number! Simply log on to krogercommunityrewards.com and select STVCC (Kroger ID CL730) as your charity of choice!
If you’re an Amazon shopper, shop through smile.amazon.com and select St. Vincent Catholic Charities as your chosen charity.
Purchase a giving bag at Fresh Thyme to direct a $1 donation to St. Vincent Catholic Charities! It’s that easy!
10. Donate Items via our Amazon Wish List!
The attached list has been set up by the agency to have items shipped directly to us, or have them shipped to your home and bring them in – your choice! This list shows what our current needs are!
We’re so grateful for your generous support!