There are many different ways you can support The Children's Guild with a monetary gift.
The annual fund is the cornerstone of annual giving to The Children's Guild. A critical part of the organization's operating budget, the annual fund supports a myriad of enrichment programs, special activities, physical plant upgrades and academic initiatives.
Details about how the annual fund is used can be found in The Children's Guild annual report.
The Children's Guild accepts online donations via Visa, MasterCard or American Express.
Giving by Mail
Checks, made payable to The Children's Guild, are always welcome.
To charge your gift, provide the card number, expiration date and the name as it appears on the card.
Mail to checks or credit card gifts to:
The Children's Guild
Attn: Development Department
6802 McClean Blvd.
Baltimore, MD 21234
United Way and Charity Campaigns
The designation number for the private sector campaign is 047. The Combined Charity Campaign (Baltimore City employees) and Combined Federal Campaign (federal employees) use 8047. Please clearly mark this number on your contribution form.
Learn more about Children's Guild charity campaigns.
Stocks and Securities
Your stockbroker can transfer your gift to The Children's Guild's account. It is important to notify The Children's Guild development office to obtain wiring instructions and account number. Once the transfer is complete, you will receive a letter from The Children's Guild indicating the value of your contribution.
Many employers match the charitable contributions of their employees. If your employer has a matching gift program, typically you must obtain a matching gift form from your employer and include it with your gift to The Children's Guild. The development office will complete the form and return it to your employer.
The Children's Guild accepts gifts made as part of your estate plan. A planned gift to The Children's Guild can provide long-term support for the school in many forms as well as provide tax benefits for the donor. The Children's Guild is happy to assist you in this process.
All Children's Guild donors who make a bequest or other type of planned gift, including cash, stocks, real estate, retirement plan assets or life insurance, will receive special recognition and thanks for their thoughtful, long-range, tax-wise support.
For more information, contact Steve Howe at 410-444-3804 x1158 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Throughout the year, The Children's Guild hosts several special events to help raise funds and awareness for The Guild. At each event, there are opportunities for you to support the efforts of The Children's Guild.
At annual events like our annual gala Cabaret for Kids and our Golf Classic, there are several ways to show your support, including attending the event, sponsoring or underwriting portions of the event, or donating an auction item.
To learn more about existing event sponsorship opportunities and other ways to support The Guild through our special events, visit Special Events and click on the event link that interests you. You also can contact Steve Howe at 410-444-3804 x1158 or email email@example.com.
Remember or honor a friend or loved one or wish someone a speedy recovery by purchasing attractive contribution cards from The Children's Guild. Packages of six cards can be purchased for $25. Contact Tom Willis at 410-491-5026 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for cards.