Chief Development Officer
(585) 339-9800 x 305
We will happily accept NEW donations of the following (we do not accept used clothing, electronics, or furniture donations. We recommend contacting Saint's Place if you have gently used clothing and furniture you wish to donate. Thank you!)
We are grateful to accept NEW items only please…thank you for your support and understanding!
Each year, generous individuals and families help our clients to have a brighter holiday by providing gifts. During 2020, generous donors like you gave special holiday magic and love to over 300 families, representing over 1,400 individuals. This season, we are excited to announce our former Adopt-a-Family program as the new Share the Joy Holiday Gift Program!
Information and wish lists from available families are available in early November on the Share the Joy website.
Chief Development Officer
(585) 339-9800 x 305
There are many ways you can leave a legacy of hope to our community and neighbors. Consider these ways to make a leading and lasting impact!
Sustaining Saints was created to honor Family and Community Services’s life-saving work in the Rochester area as we embark on our next 100 years of service to our community. Sustaining Saints will honor our most loyal donors and provide a steady stream of support to our life-saving programs. Sustaining Saints commit to a three-year gift of $1,000 or more per year.
Sustaining Saints pledge payments can be made monthly or annually. There are a variety of membership levels and benefits.
Family and Community Services is grateful to recognize our Sustaining Saints:
Please contact Tracy Kroft at (585) 339-9800 x 305 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to become a Sustaining Saint.
Naming opportunities are a permanent way to show your support of the mission of Family and Community Services and to provide hope to the people we serve. All funds raised through naming opportunities support our annual fund campaign, allowing CCFCS to direct the gift to the area with the greatest need.
Family and Community Services provides services to tens of thousands of our neighbors, relatives, and friends in more than a dozen locations throughout our community. Opportunities to name rooms or areas are currently available at the following locations:
For a complete list of naming opportunities at each of our locations or to arrange for a personal tour, please contact Tracy Kroft at (585) 339-9800 x 305 or email: email@example.com.
By including Family and Community Services in your estate plans, regardless of your income level or age, you can make a difference in our community for generations to come.
What are the most common types of planned gifts?
Along with helping to ensure the future work of Family and Community Services, planned giving can offer many potential benefits including:
Learn more about planned giving options by talking to your financial advisor. For more information about designating a gift to Family and Community Services, please contact: contact Tracy Kroft at (585) 339-9800 x 305 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Hundreds of generous donors like you join together each year to support over 300 families representing over 1,400 individuals this Season, plus another 500+ families and individuals through your Holiday Meal and Single Gifts of Joy gifts for our clients. This wonderful program opens around November 1 each year. Thank you!
Have an old car, boat, motor home, motorcycle, etc. taking up space in your driveway? Donate it to CFC! Making a donation is EASY! It’s as easy as filling out an online donation form or picking up the phone. If you have any questions, just call toll-free (844) 380-GIVE or (844) 380-4483 seven days a week.
Your personal Amazon purchases can also help support Family and Community Services. Shop at smile.amazon.com and select Catholic Family Center as your charitable organization. From that point forward, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of your eligible purchases to CCFCS with no additional cost to you. Bring your smile to our mission!
Each year, the United Way of Rochester holds a one-day online fundraising event to benefit thousands of area non-profits. Family and Community Services is proud to participate! ROC the Day is held in late November of each year on “Giving Tuesday”. When you ROC the Day, please consider a gift to Family and Community Services: www.roctheday.org/catholicfamilycenter
Would you like to host an event in your home or business and donate the proceeds or a percentage of the proceeds to Family and Community Services? We have been the lucky recipient of funds from many great events including gift gathering parties, jewelry and apparel sales, blues concerts, and more. If you have an idea, please contact Ally Ewing at (585) 339-9800 x258 or email: email@example.com to discuss your opportunity and learn more about our guidelines and how we can support you.
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