Get Involved

You can choose how to change the lives of children and youth
  • Kids at a swimming pool being silly.Donate
    Support our work helping children establish successful, independent lives. You can also learn about different ways to donate like tribute or planned gifts, or how to maximize your contribution through employer matching, recurring gifts, and more.
  • Group of corporate volunteersBecome a Corporate Partner
    Make a lasting change in our community by becoming a Children’s Aid corporate partner. Explore our various corporate partnership packages, which include hosting career mentorship programs, event sponsorship opportunities, and group volunteer projects, to name a few.
  • Guest enjoying a Children's Aid event.Attend or Sponsor Event
    Join Children’s Aid to celebrate or fund the work that we do by sponsoring or attending an event. Learn about our annual benefit, Golf Classic, and marathon team, or our smaller events like the young professionals happy hours, site visits, student performances, and roundtables. 
  • FundraiserHost a fundraiser
    Do you have an upcoming birthday or wedding? Or a bar/bat mitzvah or charity sporting event? There are limitless ways to create your own fundraising campaign to make a difference in a child’s life. We will work closely with you to create your own customized crowdfunding page.
  • Kids at a swimming pool being silly.Join the Young Professional Group
    The Children’s Aid young professionals group is called the “Associates Council.” It’s an active and supportive community of early- and mid-career professionals who plan fundraising events, volunteer with our children, make lasting connections with like-minded colleagues, and become leaders in the Children’s Aid community.

Every Step of the Way

How we connect children and youth with the tools to learn, grow, and lead.

Reading on the Rug

This month, award-winning authors and illustrators help bring literature to life for our littlest readers.

Take Action

Open Your Home

Providing a safe, stable, loving home as a foster parent can be a lifeline to kids and families who are in crisis.

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