Give Locally!

If you prefer to donate by credit card
Simply click on the green 'Donate Now' banner anywhere on our website. You will be redirected to a secure online giving page. You may make a one-time donation, or you may choose to make you donation repeat automatically on a monthly, quarterly, or annual basis.
 
If you prefer to donate by check
Please make checks payable to:
 
Family Support Services
Attn: Haley Hester
401 Grand Avenue, Suite 500
Oakland, CA 94610
 
Is your gift in memory or honor of someone special?
You can make your donation in memory or honor of a loved one, or to commemorate special occasions like birthdays, anniversaries, graduations, and other meaningful life events. We will mail a card and your personalized message to the recipient.
 
If you are donating online you can include your recipient's address and personalized message in the space provided. If you are mailing your donation, please include the recipient's address and message on a separate enclosed sheet. You can also give us a call at (520) 834-2443 ext. 3002.
 
Giving through the United Way
You can contribute to Family Support Services via the United Way by obtaining a pledge form from your employer's Human Resources or Personnel Department. The United Way Donor Option Campaign allows supporters to contribute to Family Support Services through employee payroll deductions by designating their United Way donation to Family Support Services, Donor Option #3745.
 
Employer Matching Gifts
Have you asked your employer to match your donation? Many businesses will match their employees' charitable donations, which means that your support may be doubled! Ask you Human Resources Department if your company has a matching gift program.
 
Some example of companies that match donations are:
  • Kaiser Permanente 
  • The Clorox Company
  • Gap
  • Chevron