Together, we are providing help and creating hope in the lives of the most vulnerable children and families in our community. Your contributions go directly to St. Vincent Catholic Charities to make our work possible. To those who have supported us in the past, whether you have supported us by act of service or resource, we sincerely thank you for helping St. Vincent Catholic Charities answer God’s call to serve the least among us.
There are as many ways to give to St. Vincent Catholic Charities. No matter which option you choose, please know that your gift is helping change lives. If you have any donation questions or concerns, please contact the Development Team at St. Vincent Catholic Charities or call 517-323-4734 ext. 1201. To make a one-time contribution, please click here.
Sustainable Giving: Join our Guardian Society
Join our Guardian Society! Our Guardian Society is made up of dedicated and compassionate individuals and families. By making a five year pledge to St. Vincent Catholic Charities, Guardian Society Members embrace the importance of long term sustainable funding. Save the date for our 2019 Guardian Society Breakfast on Thursday, September 26 from 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. at Eagle Eye Banquet Center.
Planned Giving: Join our Legacy Society
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 St. Vincent Catholic Charities and help provide services into the future for those in need. Learn more about our Legacy Society. Contact the Development Team to join.
Special Collections, In-Kind Giving and Shopping Support
Organizations, service clubs, groups or individuals can conduct a Special Collection Drive to gather needed items for the children and families we serve. We’ve created an Amazon Wish List that 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! The wish list shows what our current needs are. Make sure to shop through Amazon Smile and select St. Vincent Catholic Charities as your chosen charity.
To review the complete list of household items we accept, please click here.
Are you a Kroger shopper? We have a Kroger rewards number! Simply log on to Kroger Community Rewards and select St. Vincent Catholic Charities (Kroger ID CL730) as your charity of choice!
Corporate Giving and Sponsorships
There are many ways a company can support the work of St. Vincent Catholic Charities, from in-kind donations, direct involvement of employees to financial sponsorship of events. For more information on event sponsorships, contact the Development Team.
Monthly Giving: Faith Keepers
The Faith Keepers monthly giving society allows you to schedule a monthly reoccurring gift through our online donation site to help children and families in our community.
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 an 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 or call 517-323-4734 x1201. 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, 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.
Donate Your Car
Turn in an extra car, truck, or RV into a tax deductible donation and help benefit St. Vincent Catholic Charities 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 the Development Team.
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