Make A Donation

In 2016 alone, we had 1,249 individuals participate in our programs. We served 19,966 meals to neighbors in the community. We invite you to make a donation to our efforts. Here are some very practical ways that your contribution can make a difference in the lives of your neighbors:

$25 pays for....

…a pair of tennis shoes for one child to participate in the program

…child care for one evening’s community meeting

…one hour of staff time to plan, implement and evaluate activities for senior citizen participants

$50 pays for....

…printing and distributing one month edition of a bilingual newsletter to 1,000 homes

…snacks for 20 children for one week

$75 pays for....

…a week of summer care for a family of four children

…childcare registration for a family of four children

…three months of bus tickets for a young mother seeking employment

…one tank of gas which will transport 15 senior citizens daily to the site and back home

$100 pays for....

…5 children to play basketball for 12 weeks

$120 pays for....

…one week of meals (Monday through Friday) for 20 senior participants

$200 pays for....

…one family night event for 30 clients and their families to share a common meal and have a speaker discuss an important issue

Join the many donors who have made a difference in our community!

The Hawthorne Giving Tree

The Hawthorne Giving Tree

Volunteer Your Time

In 2016 alone, we had 258 volunteers partner with us to serve our neighbors. Individuals, corporate teams and interns are welcome to join our efforts. We have short-term tasks as well as long-term projects where you can make a difference in the lives of your neighbors.

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