Ways to Give


Your support means everything. Franciscan Children’s depends on your generous donations to help assure that all children with complex medical, mental health and educational needs have the opportunity to reach their fullest potential and live their best life.

There are numerous ways you can make an impactful gift to Franciscan Children’s.

Give Today

Credit Card

The fastest way to give to Franciscan Children’s is to make a credit card gift online using our secure server, or by calling 617-779-1142 to provide your credit card information over the phone.

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Check

Gifts by check should be made payable to Franciscan Children’s and mailed, along with a note telling us where to direct your gift, to:

Franciscan Children’s
Attn: Advancement Department
30 Warren St.
Brighton, MA 02135

Questions?
Phone: 617-779-1142
Email: Advancement@FranciscanChildrens.org

Matching Gifts

Did you know that your employer may match your gift to Franciscan Children’s? Search for your company to double your impact and learn more about matching gifts here.

Each company processes matching gifts differently – ranging from online systems to mailed forms. If your company does provide a matching gift claim form, please complete it and send it to:

Franciscan Children’s
Attn: Advancement Department
30 Warren St.
Brighton, MA 02135

Questions?
Phone: 617-779-1142
Email: Advancement@FranciscanChildrens.org

Stock

Transferring stock can be an easy way to give to Franciscan Children’s while, in many cases, offering a tax advantage.

1. Please click here to fill out the notification of stock gift form.
2. Instruct your bank and/or broker to transfer the security through DTC to:

Charles Schwab & Co., Inc.
Account Name: Franciscan Children’s Hospital
Account #: 9643-1772

Questions?
Phone: 617-779-1142
Email: Advancement@FranciscanChildrens.org

The information provided should not be considered legal, tax, or financial advice. We encourage you to discuss planned giving options with your attorney and/or financial planner. Please note Franciscan Children’s Tax ID is 042-156-082.

Donor-Advised Funds

A donor-advised fund (DAF) is a charitable giving vehicle that conveniently allows you to support meaningful charities with an immediate tax deduction.

Learn more about DAF giving here, and use our DAF Direct Search tool to automatically recommend a donation to Franciscan Children’s.

The information provided should not be considered legal, tax, or financial advice. We encourage you to discuss planned giving options with your attorney and/or financial planner. Please note Franciscan Children’s Tax ID is 042-156-082.

Give Over Time

Planned Giving

Remembering Franciscan Children’s in your estate is a meaningful way for you to make a lasting gift. With as little as adding one sentence into your will or trust, or adding Franciscan Children’s as a beneficiary to existing IRAs, retirement accounts, or insurance policies, your gift will impact our long-term goals and help us care for kids now and into the future.

Bequests

Bequests are one of the easiest ways to provide flexible funding to Franciscan’s area of greatest need or to designate support to a specific program that is most meaningful to you. Learn more.

Beneficiary Designation

By filling out a simple form, you can designate Franciscan Children’s as a partial or sole beneficiary of bank or brokerage accounts, retirement plans and life insurance policies. Learn more.

IRA Charitable Rollover

Make a direct and 100% tax-free gift to Franciscan Children’s through the now permanent IRA charitable rollover opportunity. Example instruction letters to send to your IRA administrator are provided hereLearn more.

Contact Us

We can help you find the best way to make your gift, and perhaps help you make a larger gift than you thought possible.

Audrey Jensen
Director of Annual Giving
Phone: 617-779-1115
Email: AJensen@FranciscanChildrens.org

The information provided should not be considered legal, tax, or financial advice. We encourage you to discuss planned giving options with your attorney and/or financial planner. Please note Franciscan Children’s Tax ID is 042-156-082.

Monthly Giving

Recurring giving is an easy, automatic way to support kids and families we serve that works for your budget and schedule. It is convenient, customizable, and environmentally friendly, and helps ensure a steady source of funding for Franciscan Children’s.

You can set up your recurring gift by credit card now, or the next time you make an online donation, by selecting “Make it a Monthly/Annual Donation” just below the “Select a gift option” section of our Donate Today form.

Make a recurring donation to Franciscan Children’s today using our secure server by clicking here, using the button below, or by calling 617-779-1142 to provide your credit card information over the phone.

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Once you have entered your payment information and submitted your recurring gift, Franciscan Children’s will automatically deduct gifts from your credit card according to the amount, frequency (monthly or annually), and duration (the total number of payments) you provide.

If you have recurring gift questions or would like to stop or adjust your recurring gift any time, please contact our Advancement office at 617-779-1142 or Advancement@FranciscanChildrens.org.

Start a Community Fundraiser

Community Fundraising

Celebrate your special occasion, honor a child or plan a community fundraising event to benefit Franciscan Children’s and the incredible kids and families we serve. Learn more.

Questions? Please review our Frequently Asked Questions or contact Samantha Cheung at SCheung@FranciscanChildrens.org

 

If you have questions about ways to give to Franciscan Children’s, please contact our Advancement office at 617-779-1142 or Advancement@FranciscanChildrens.org.

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