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It is only through your charitable donations of goods, services and direct financial contributions that we are able to offer assistance to those in need. Your generosity is tremendously appreciated by us and by those we serve. We sincerely hope you will participate by making a heartfelt donation with the knowledge that 91% of your contribution will go directly to our programs. 


Your gift goes a long way:

  • $35 – Feeds a child in our Weekend Hunger Backpack program for a month

  • $75 –Feeds a family of four for a week..

  • $200 – Covers an average utility bill for one family.

  • $300 – Feeds a family of four for a month.

  • $1,500 –Keeps a family safe by paying rent, utilities and groceries for one month..

  • $15,000 – Keeps ten families safe by paying rent, utilities and groceries for one month.


Donate by Check

If you’d prefer to make a donation by check, please mail to:

Catholic Charities Gainesville 

1701 NE 9th street

Gainesville, Fl. 32609


Holiday Gift Baskets and Christmas Angel

Donate holiday food items or a complete Thanksgiving food basket with all the trimmings. Our Christmas Angel and help us bring the hope of the Christmas season into the lives of those in need in our community. You can sign up to be a Christmas for a family or donate new or gently used toys, books, bikes and clothing for us to share with our clients. 


Tribute and Memorial Gifts In Lieu of Flowers

Contribute to Catholic Charities in honor of a person, in memory of someone who has died, or to mark an important occasion. We will send an appropriate acknowledgement of the contribution to you and to the person you specify to receive the notice.


Employee Matching Gifts

Do you know if your employer would match your contribution to Catholic Charities? Many companies match dollar-for-dollar the money their employees give to nonprofits. Some also contribute to charities where their employees volunteer. Contact your Human Resources Department to obtain a matching gift form, fill out the employee portion and mail it to Catholic Charities.


Stocks and Bonds

Catholic Charities also accepts donations of stocks and bonds.

Please call 904-829-6300 or email


In-Kind Donations

In-Kind donations are gifts of goods or services. These include food, diapers, toiletries, and gift cards. Please contact our office at 352-372-0924 to make arrangements for drop-off.


Wills and Bequests

Please call 904-829-6300 for more information.


Planned Giving

Planned Giving supports Catholic Charities Gainesville both now and into the future! There are many gift planning opportunities available to you as our benefactor when planning your estate. The simplest and easiest is to name Catholic Charities Gainesville in your will or trust. We urge you to consider this and other options today to ensure that our Catholic faith and values are available in our community for years to come!


For more information about how to leave a legacy or make other gift plans for Catholic Charities Gainesville, visit the Catholic Foundation’s “Gift Planning” resource pages online – or contact the foundation directly.  


You can contact Cliff Evans, Planned Giving Officer, for more details or assistance at:


Catholic Foundation

Diocese of St. Augustine

11625 Old St. Augustine Rd.

Jacksonville, FL. 32258-2060

Office: 904-262-3200 ext. 139


Visit to learn how to plan a gift today!


Please seek the advice of your attorney and/or financial planner regarding arrangements for making a faith legacy gift plan today. Thank you for leaving a lasting legacy of support for the future of Catholic Charities Gainesville.

Good Samaritan Tree
Memorial Gifts
Employee Matching
Stocks and Bonds
In Kind
Wills and Bequests
Planned Giving
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