Be part of the effort!
Make A Financial Contribution
Make a secure online donation through our PayPal Giving Fund and all our fees are waived!
*If you are donating in memory of Anne Johnston, please select CHARM under the donation amount where it says “Use this donation for…” on the Pay Pal portal. Notes in memory of Anne can be left once you have selected your payment type.
By Mail or Phone
To donate by check, mail your check made out to KidSafe Collaborative to: KidSafe Collaborative 45 Kilburn Street Burlington VT 05401
To make a donation with your credit card (Mastercard or Visa) by phone, please call KidSafe's office at (802) 863-9626 Monday through Friday, 9:00am until 5:00pm.
All contributions to KidSafe Collaborative are tax deductible.
Gifts in Honor or In Memory A contribution to KidSafe in honor or in memory of someone brings special meaning to your gift. We will send a card to those you designate to receive notice of your honor or memorial gift. To make a gift in someone's honor, please include the name and address of that person. To make a gift in someone's memory, please include the name and address of any individual(s), friends, family members or colleagues you would like us to notify.
Gifts of Stock and Securities By giving appreciated stock directly to KidSafe Collaborative, you may avoid capital gains taxes and also receive a charitable deduction for the full fair market value of the stock at the time of the gift. Gifts of appreciated stock generally offer a greater tax benefit than cash. It is important to check with your attorney or financial advisor in any gift planning to make sure that you are choosing the best way to achieve your personal and charitable goals.
Corporate Matching Gifts Your company may have a matching gift program, which can double or even triple your donation to KidSafe. Talk to the human resources department where you work to find out about your company's matching gift program.
Plan your own fundraiser!
Does the mission of KidSafe Collaborative strike a chord with you? Have a bit of extra energy to hold your own event? We welcome all kinds of individual ideas. Feel free to plan your own event or fundraiser to benefit KidSafe! It could be a dance, talent show, concert, bake sale, car wash, bottle return, house party, or special event! The possibilities are endless! Call (802) 863-9626 or email us.
SIgn Up for Email Updates
We'll send you occasional e-newsletters about our program work and fundraising events (approximately 8 emails per year). You may opt out at any time.
Contribute Through Online Retailers – It's Easy!
We encourage you to shop locally to support Vermont’s economic well-being but if you choose to shop at Amazon, you can benefit KidSafe. Amazon Smile contributes 0.5% of the value of eligible purchases to the nonprofit organization you select; KidSafe is a registered organization. It's quick and easy to sign up at http://smile.amazon.com/ch/03-0303867.
Your on-line shopping can benefit KidSafe. We are registered with iGive.com, a website that works with on-line retailers to contribute to charities. On-line stores range from Staples and REI to E-bay and Toys-R-Us. Just use the iGive.com portal to access these sites and a percentage of your purchase will support our programs. Look for KidSafe Collaborative. It's easy to register and retailers offer donations up to 6% of purchase price! Examples: Harry and David - 4%. PetCo and PetSmart 2%. Vistaprint 3.2 percent. That can add up!
GoodSearch.Com search engine donates 50 percent of it's revenue to charities such as KidSafe. Earn a penny for KidSafe every time you search the internet! Go to www.goodsearch.com and enter KidSafe Collaborative as your designated charity.
Add KidSafe Collaborative as your favorite charity on eBay today! https://www.charity.ebay.com/charity/KidSafe-Collaborative/12797 As your favorite charity on eBay, you can now directly donate to KidSafe Collaborative at checkout when you purchase any item. You can shop for any items on eBay in which the proceeds are donated to our charity. You can sell your own items on eBay and donate a percentage of the sale price to benefit KidSafe Collaborative All of these efforts allow you to easily support our cause. Your donations are tax-deductible and as a charitable seller, eBay rewards your support by offering you a fee credit based on your donation percentage to KidSafe Collaborative.
Other Ways to Be Part of the Effort
You can also make an in-kind donation or contribute your time and talents by volunteering.
Together we can end child abuse and neglect.
KIDSAFE IS A NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION THAT IS EXEMPT FROM FEDERAL INCOME TAX UNDER SECTION 501C3 OF THE INTERNAL REVENUE CODE. Federal EIN: 03-0303867.