There are many ways to donate to Catholic Charities. The quickest is to
Other ways are listed below. There are also details on specific ways to give in the Dig Deeper box on the right.
Catholic Charities could not serve the people in our community who are hungry, homeless, poor, and most vulnerable without your help. You are an important partner in a community that cares. Your generosity is needed and greatly appreciated.
Due to a generous grant from the Diocese of Colorado Springs which covers most of our administrative expenses, 93 cents of every dollar donated goes directly to the services provided by Catholic Charities.
Credit Cards and Debit Cards can be used for online donations. Online giving is safe, secure and fast.
Enterprise Zone 25% state income tax credit
Donations of $250 or more to one of three Marian House programs qualify for this credit. Checks must be made payable to El Paso County Enterprise Zone with Marian House noted on the memo line.
50% Child Care Contribution state income tax credit
Donations designated to our Life Connections adoption/child placement program qualify for this credit. Checks & credit cards are accepted for this donation.
A day of meals can be sponsored for $1,500. Sponsors are recognized in various ways including signage. This also qualifies for the Enterprise Zone tax credit (see above). Call us for details or click here to learn more.
Automatic Bill Pay
Set up with your financial institution for automatic payments. Talk to your financial institution to find out how.
While shopping with AmazonSmile, Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to a charitable organization of your choice. Visit smile.amazon.com to sign up and select Catholic Charities as your charity. You may use an existing Amazon.com account to sign-up.
Cash donations of any size are gratefully accepted. Mail your check to: Catholic Charities, 228 North Cascade Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO 80903 or look for return giving envelopes included in our mailings.
Charitable Gift Annuities
Make a gift and receive steady payments in return. Your annuity payments will not be affected by economic downturns, and will continue for life.
Giving to Catholic Charities is a compelling way to support the communities where they do business and where their employees and customers live. Make a program grant, sponsor a special event, do a food or clothing drive, or volunteer for a project or program.
Become involved in one of Catholic Charities fund-raising events as an individual or corporate sponsor, a ticket or table purchaser, a member of the committee or a volunteer. Contact Betsy at 719-866-6422 to find out how you can get involved in our events.
Bring gently-worn clothes, small household goods, hygiene items, and food to 14 West Bijou Street in downtown Colorado Springs. Contact the Castle Rock Office at 720-215-4521 to arrange a furniture donation.
Ask your employer if a matching gift program is offered. You may be able to double or triple your generosity with a matching gift.
Your credit card or debit card can be automatically charged each month. Monthly Giving helps us manage services and maintain cash flow. Enroll online by clicking here or call Betsy at 719-866-6422 to set up.
To help future generations, name Catholic Charities as a beneficiary of your will, trust, retirement account, or insurance policy. Click here for sample bequest language. You become a member of our Legacy Society when you include us in your estate plans. For more information, call Charlie McIntyre at 719-866-6518.
Stocks & Securities
Gifts of appreciated stock may result in a tax savings for you. Contact Betsy at 719-866-6422 for more information.
You can make a donation in honor or in memory of a loved one or celebrate a special occasion. We will send a card on your behalf.
Text to Give
On your smart phone, text “Charity” to 50155
We accept cars and trucks. Call Eric at 719-866-6283 to schedule an appointment.