YOUR GENEROSITY HELPS TRANSFORMS LIVES
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:
$75 – Feeds a family of four for a week.
$100 – Covers an average utility bill for one family.
$250 – Feeds a family of four for a month.
$1,500 – Keeps a family safe by paying rent, utilities and groceries for one month.
$2,500 – Helps homeless families secure and stabilize housing.
$15,000 – Keeps ten families safe by paying rent, utilities and groceries for one month.
OTHER WAYS TO DONATE
Donate by Check
If you’d prefer to make a donation by check, please mail to:
Catholic Charities St. Augustine Regional Office
P.O. Box 543
St. Augustine, FL 32085-0543
Good Samaritan Tree
The Good Samaritan Tree is displayed in our reception area. Its brass leaves are engraved with the names of people and businesses who have donated to this program. Some have chosen to honor or remember a friend or family member with their inscriptions. You can purchase a leaf on our tree for $100 or more. Inscriptions are limited to three lines of 30 characters. Please click the Leaf button below to make a contribution and we will send you a receipt. You are welcome to visit our office and view your leaf.
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.
In-Kind donations are gifts of goods or services. These include food, diapers, toiletries, and gift cards. Please contact our office at 904-829-6300 to make arrangements for drop-off.
Wills and Bequests
Please call 904-829-6300 for more information.
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 – https://cflegacy.org/ or contact the foundation directly.
You can contact Cliff Evans, Planned Giving Officer, for more details or assistance at:
Diocese of St. Augustine
11625 Old St. Augustine Rd.
Jacksonville, FL. 32258-2060
Office: 904-262-3200 ext. 139
Visit https://cf.dosafl.com/giving/ 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.