Falls Church - McLean Children's Center


Earn a 2017 Virginia Tax Credit with a gift of $500 or more before the year ends.  Valued at 65% of your gift.  See details.                                                            

Your tax-deductible donation to the Children’s Center’s Strong Start Annual Fund gives 75 young children, ages 2 to 5, the chance to build essential skills to be ready for Kindergarten and the challenges of life.

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Your Donation to the 2017-18 Strong Start Fund makes a difference: 

     Boy drawing with crayons    $50  Provides art supplies for a class for a week.

          $75  Provides 10 books in English and Spanish.

        $125 Provides a half-hour of speech therapy for two children.

        $250 Provides a wholesome breakfast and 2 nutritious
snacks a day for 75 children for a week.

        $1,000  Pays for a healthy, hot lunch for 75 children for a week.

Convenient Ways to Donate:  

Online.  Make a secure gift via NetworkForGood.

Mail.  Send your check payable to:

Falls Church-McLean Children’s Center,  7230 Idylwood Road, Falls Church, VA 22043.

Enroll. Become a Monthly Sustaining Donor.

       Either online or through the mail, indicate the level that fits your budget. Your credit Card will be charged automatically on the day you choose.  Set it up once and enjoy year-long satisfaction.

Select. The Children’s Center for workplace giving programs:

United Way of the National Capital Region, #8213

Combined Federal Campaign, #77346  

Transfer Securities.

A gift of appreciated securities can reduce your capital gains tax and give you a charitable deduction on your taxes.  Transfer securities to Clearing firm – National Financial Services  DTC Account# 0226

 Tribute Gifts 

Any gift can be a tribute to a friend or loved one.  Indicate that your gift is In Honor of or In Memory of  someone special. We’ll send a printed card acknowledging your gift.  (Amount will not be disclosed.) Honor Gifts can be made for any occasion:  a birthday, anniversary, wedding, graduation, achievement.  It’s easy through online, now through NetworkForGood.

Sponsorship Gifts

Sponsor Breakfast & Snack for a Week

Your gift of $275 will provide 75 children with wholesome food for breakfast and two snacks a day for a week.

Buy groceries from a list we provide.  Call Ms. Luisa at 703-534-4907 to be assigned a particular week to provide food.   OR

Donate $275 and we’ll do the shopping.  Indicate “Breakfast & Snack” on your check or, for online gift.

Sponsor a Classroom

A $500 donation makes it possible for teachers to acquire learning materials AND take a lesson to the next level with a field trip to a special destination. Call for details at 703-534-4097 or indicate “classroom sponsorship” in the notes box online or on your check.

For more information, call 703/534-4907 or send a comment below.