St. Francis Children's Center appreciates every contribution we receive.  Each gift, no matter the size, helps us continue to provide our important programs and services to children and families from Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Washington and Waukesha counties.   St. Francis Children's Center is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and as such, all gifts are tax deductible to the full extent of the law.  Our federal tax exempt number is 39-6092761.

Donate Online
To make a safe, secure, fast and easy donation to St. Francis Children's Center, click on the DONATE button below. Credit card information entered on the donation form is used solely for the processing of the credit card. 


Donate by Mail
Please make your check payable to St. Francis Children's Center and send it to this address:

St. Francis Children's Center
Attention: Tara Clark
6700 N. Port Washington Road
Milwaukee, WI 53217

Donate by Phone
To make a credit card contribution by phone, please call
Tara Clark, Director of Development & Marketing at (414) 351-8851 ext. 228 with the following information:

  • Name on the credit card
  • Credit Card Type (we accept Visa or MasterCard)
  • Card Number
  • Expiration Date
  • Amount of Gift

Gifts of Stock
A gift of long-term appreciated stock, may provide you with greater tax advantages than a gift of cash.  This is because a gift of appreciated stock can generate a two-fold tax savings.  First, you avoid paying any capital gains tax on the increase in value of the stock.  Second, you receive an income tax charitable deduction for the full fair market value of the stock at the time of the gift..

Donate through United Way
St. Francis Children's Center is an eligible Donor Choice Agency in the United Way's Community Campaign. To designate your contribution directly to us, simply write in St. Francis Children's Center along with organization #71050 listed under the Unaffiliated Agencies listing under the Donor Choice section of the United Way form.

Employer Matching Gift
If your employer has a matching gift program you may be able to increase the value of your contribution to St. Francis Children's Center.  Check with your human resources department to inquire. if your company has a matching gift program.

Donate Through AmazonSmile
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For more information on any of these giving options, please contact Tara Clark at or 414-351-8851 ext 223. 

Thank you for your support!


Donation Refund Policy
St. Francis Children’s Center is a non-profit, nonsectarian organization that specializes in serving children with special needs. Refunds of your gift are discouraged.  However, if there is a clear error in the amount of payment or payee, please contact Tara Clark within 30 days from the date of donation at 414/351-8851 ext. 223 to resolve.


Privacy Policy
St. Francis Children’s Center has a firm commitment to and respect for your privacy. We do not collect personally identifying information about you when you visit our site unless you choose to provide such information to us. Providing this information is strictly voluntary.  It is the intent of our policies to protect users' and donors' right to privacy. Information will not be distributed to third-parties for outside commercial or solicitation use.  Questions regarding this statement should be directed to Tara Clark at or 414/351-8851 ext. 223.  Please reference this Privacy Policy in your subject line.