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When you donate to Friends of the Children, you invest in the future of our children and our communities.

Together we are making generational change happen!

There are many ways to donate to Friends of the Children-Boston:

Donate one time, monthly, quarterly, or yearly* using our secure online site with your credit or debit card. Donate online now >>

* A recurring monthly or quarterly donation is the easiest way to make a lasting impact by ensuring all our Achievers and Friends are supported consistently throughout the year. You can create a monthly recurring donation through your debit or credit card for as little as $10. You may also select from a variety of recurring periods to best fit your giving needs. You may cancel your automatic donations at any time.

Or mail a check to:

Friends of the Children-Boston, Hibernian Hall, 184 Dudley Street, Suite 100, Roxbury, MA 02119

How your investment works

$10,000 sponsors an Achiever in the program for one year.

$5,000 sponsors an Achiever in the program for six months.

$2,500 provides a full year of exciting and enriching outings for an Achiever.

$1,500 provides an Achiever with the opportunity to stay engaged throughout the summer by attending an enriching summer camp program in the city.

$1,000 provides transportation to 40 Achievers in the program.

$500 provides a month of enrichment based activities for 20 Achievers.

$250 provides a month of enrichment based activities for 10 Achievers.

$100 provides nutritious meals for 10 Achievers a month.

$50 provides art supplies to Achievers in the program.


Give gifts of appreciated stock and bonds.

Please contact us at 617-983-FOTC (3682) for specific instructions.

Make a gift to from your individual retirement account (IRA) while also enjoying a federal tax benefit.

Under the Pension Reform Act of 2006 you may be permitted to make tax-free contributions of IRA assets to Friends – Boston.