For more than 60 years, we have been improving the lives of children and their families, doing whatever it takes to help them overcome obstacles and reach their full potential.
We rely on your generosity to help us empower the more than 26,000 children, individuals and families we serve each year. You can donate with confidence because we are dedicated to having 90 percent or more of our revenue used for programs that benefit those we serve.
Become a champion for those in need by donating toward one or more of the funds listed below. Your donations become real gifts delivered into the hands of people working toward a brighter future.
SAVE A LIFE FUND – $50
Family Service prevents suicide by answering calls for help on its CONTACT Helpline and the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.
Your $50 gift to our Save a Life Fund will provide two hours of supervised training for a volunteer listener so he or she is adequately prepared to answer calls from individuals contemplating suicide.
HOME AGAIN FUND – $150
Family Service combats homelessness by providing emergency shelter for individuals and families who have lost safe, stable housing.
Your $150 gift to our Home Again Fund will provide a shelter resident with two hours of budget counseling and financial planning to help his or her family get back on their feet.
CHILDREN’S GREATEST NEEDS FUND – $100
The needs of our community change over time, and Family Service prides itself on being able to adapt to meet those ever-changing needs.
Your $100 gift to our Children’s Greatest Needs Fund will go directly to services that meet the most urgent needs facing children and families in our community.
HEALING FUND – $75
Family Service eliminates many barriers that can prevent families from accessing mental health services for children and youth by providing counseling directly in the school environment.
Your $75 gift to our Healing Fund will provide a child or teen with one counseling session directly in his or her school.
EMPLOYMENT FUND – $200
Family Service helps people with disabilities gain and maintain competitive employment by helping develop resumes, building interview skills and providing job coaching services.
Your $200 gift to our Employment Fund will provide four hours of job development and coaching for an adult with a disability.
HEALTHY FAMILIES FUND – $25
Family Service helps prevent child abuse by providing in-home parent education and support.
Your $25 gift to our Healthy Families Fund will help keep children safe by providing a high-risk family with 30 minutes of parent education and support.
You can also download an order form and send it via mail or call us at 215.757.6916, ext. 218 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM Monday through Friday.