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

By financially investing in the program, you are helping us expand our reach to the children in the Boston area who most need a reliable and stable adult in their life that can help them reach their potential.

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

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

Donate one time or monthly* at our secure online site using your credit or debit card. Donate online now >>

* A recurring 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
555 Amory Street
Boston, MA 02130

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.

Double your contribution with a matching gift from your company.

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.

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

$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.

$500 provides a month of activities for 20 Achievers in the program.

$250 provides a month of activities for 10 Achievers.

$100 provides snacks for 10 Achievers a month.

$50 provides art supplies to Achievers in the program.