Donations are the backbone on which we are able to provide services to our community.
All donations are tax-deductible and can help our children in the following ways:
provides a one-hour session of Family Advocate support for a non-offending caregiver of an abused child.
provides a one-hour session of Child Therapy for an abused or otherwise traumatized child (e.g., witness to death or violence).
provides a medical evaluation for an abused child.
provides a one-week camp experience (away camp) for an abused child needing a refreshing experience.
provides a 2-week specialty camp experience for an abused child.
You can donate to Ginnie’s House through a regular payroll deduction. Many companies have matching funds donations. Contact your Human Resources department to initiate this request and to obtain information on matching funds.
The most helpful items are:
Pre-paid VISA or Mastercards for our clients’ needs; including purchasing coffee, juices and healthy snacks.
Healthy snacks and drinks in single-serve portions. Common snacks include Goldfish crackers, granola bars, fruit snacks, graham crackers, 100% juice boxes, small bottles of water and pretzels.
Gift cards to local “convenience”-type stores, such as Wal-Mart or Target, or clothing stores such as Old Navy. These cards are especially useful during the summer months, allowing us to purchase camp supplies for children.
School supplies such as backpacks, notebooks, folders, pens, pencils, markers, arts and crafts supplies.
Batteries for various electronics. Useful battery sizes are AA, AAA, D.
Donations of giveaways / gift bags for fundraisers. Common items include suntan lotion, golf items (like hats) for golf outings, or perfumes & cosmetics.
Large-scale “home improvement” project services, including painting, gardening, redecorating rooms or play areas, etc.
You can make a donation to sponsor sending a child to summer camp or to participate in an after school or extracurricular activity. Donors will be sent information on the child and activity they sponsored, within the limits of confidentiality restrictions. Please contact us if you would like to become a program sponsor.
Toy donations should not include toys with numerous and/or small parts or broken/damaged items. At this time we are unable to accept donations of stuffed animals. Please contact us to find out where you can drop off toys.