Spence-Chapin has connected with our partners in countries surrounding Ukraine and is is actively supporting families who have fled Ukraine to provide secure shelter, food, and basic supplies. These families have survived harrowing journeys after being forced to leave their homes. Your donation today will help us sponsor more families as they leave Ukraine.
For every three months spent in an orphanage, a child will lose one month of linear growth in the absence of proper intervention. The Granny Program provides this intervention by bringing loving caregivers, or “Grannies,” from the local community to spend one-on-one time with each child, every day, supporting 180 children in Colombia and South Africa.
Spence-Chapin provides counseling, support services, and community programming to children, women, and families every day. From mentorship programs for teens to peer support groups for parents to annual gatherings for birth parents and everything in between, Spence-Chapin is there for families every step of the way…thanks to you.
As a reminder, certain charitable giving incentives that were created during the pandemic are still in effect this calendar year and allow individuals to deduct up to $300 and married couples filing joint returns up to $600 on their 2021 taxes regardless of how they do their deductions (standard or itemized). For those who itemize, deductions for contributions can be applied up to 100% of adjusted gross income, rather than the normal 20-60%. These incentives allow you to make an even greater impact this year
Your generosity helps us continue to build and support all families!
Please make checks out to “Spence-Chapin Services to Families and Children” and address to:
Attn: Office of Development
410 East 92nd Street, New York, NY 10128
For information on how to donate via Wire transfer, Stock transfer or Planned Gift, please contact Matthew Kaal at [email protected].
Celebrating a birthday or adoption anniversary? Create a fundraiser on Facebook to support Spence-Chapin. It’s a fun and easy way to help raise funds and awareness for all of the programs and services Spence-Chapin provides to families and children. Download our step-by-step tutorial, or contact our Associate Director of Development and Communications, Christine Pohl at [email protected].
Many corporations have matching gift programs which will allow you to leverage your support and increase your charitable gift. Please see a list of matching gift companies. If your company has a matching gift program, be sure to include an appropriate form with your contribution. If your company is not listed, you can find out from your human resources office if your employer offers a matching gift program. Matching gifts often double and sometimes, even triple your donation!
Leave a legacy with lasting impact that can also increase benefits for you and your family. By making a planned gift, your commitment to supporting children, women, and families connected to adoption will echo for generations to come. Learn more about the gift options Spence-Chapin offers to determine which plan best serves you and your family in reaching your financial and philanthropic goals.
DAF Direct is a tool that allows our donors to recommend grants from their donor-advised funds, which are known as ‘DAFs,’ directly from our website. Neither you nor Spence-Chapin incurs any transaction fees when accessing this quick and convenient tool. If you have questions about using DAF and if it is the best option for making your donation, please email [email protected].
Support Spence-Chapin every time you shop online by signing up for AmazonSmile.
Every time you make an AmazonSmile purchase, Amazon.com donates a portion of the purchase price to Spence-Chapin to support our programs for children and families. Learn more about this program at smile.amazon.com.
The 1908 Society recognizes a special group of supporters who contribute at or above $1,908 annually. Throughout the year, Spence-Chapin acknowledges the generosity and commitment of these members, culminating with a premier Annual Gathering to honor these esteemed supporters.