How to Donate

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Southern California Foster Family and Adoption Agency
accepts donations in many ways.

By Mail:Please make your check payable to SCFFAA and mail it to:
Southern California Foster Family
and Adoption Agency
155 North Occidental Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90026

Attn: Donations

Please be sure your address and telephone number are included on the check.

Online:You can conveniently use PayPal to make a secure online donation. Click on the “Donate” button below and follow the instructions.
If you are having difficulties accessing PayPal using the above button, please retry using Mozilla Firefox or follow these steps. On your toolbar, access Tools, Internet Options, Privacy, Sites, Type “” on the address & website block, click allow, click ok, and click okay again. Please try our website again, this should allow access to the donation page with PayPal.

In-Kind:In-kind donations may include gift cards or certificates, passes to theme parks, sporting, music or cultural events, new toys and other new items. These donations are especially needed at holiday time.

United Way:The agency greatly appreciates donations made to United Way from your paycheck designated for SCFFAA (#28694). Your company may be one that matches employee contributions. For more information, contact your company’s Human Resources Department.

Honor/Memorial Contributions:You can make contributions in honor of or in memory of friends and family. To do so, mail your gift to Southern California Foster Family and Adoption Agency (as shown above.) Please include the names and addresses of those individuals who are to be notified of your donation. If you choose to, you may have your donation acknowledged in our quarterly newsletter

Corporate Matching Gifts:Many companies offer a charitable matching gift program which can double the value of your contribution. To find out if your company participates in this program, contact your Human Resources Department. If your company matches gifts, complete your portion of the company’s matching gift form and include it with your contribution.

Gifts of Securities:You can support SCFFAA with a gift of appreciated shares of stocks, bonds, mutual funds and other securities. Donating securities that have appreciated in value since initial purchase may provide significant tax advantages. Consult your tax advisor for details specific to your situation.

Planned Giving/Bequests:Planned giving and bequests are essential to ensuring that Southern California Foster Family and Adoption Agency will continue to provide services to foster youth in years to come. Please call 213-365-2900 for information regarding planned giving and bequests.

Other ways to Donate:

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Ralphs Club Card
Registering your card with Ralphs will allow you to begin contributing to Southern California Foster Family and Adoption Agency at no cost to you.  There is no fee to register your card or donate to SCFFAA.  For instructions on how to register and begin donating to SCFFAA, click here.
Vehicle Donations
Southern California Foster Family and Adoption Agency has partnered up with Donate Car USA to make your vehicle donation quick and easy. To donate your used vehicle, visit Donate Car USA’s website and select Southern California Foster Family & Adoption Agency as your charity.

Please see our Agency Wish List, too.

Contact:Please contact 213-365-2900 or if you have any questions regarding donations.
Southern California Foster Family and Adoption Agency is a 501(c)(3) organization, #95-4440220. Donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law. Please consult your tax advisor for your own tax planning.