Individual & Family Contributions
Kids' Chance welcomes and appreciates your involvement and partnership with through tax deductible donations and/or volunteer service. Your gift will be recognized on our website and in our newsletter. You may also elect to designate your gift in memory of or in honorarium of a loved one.
How much of my gift will go toward scholarships?
Thanks to the commitment of our Corporate & Community Partners, 100% of your donation will be directed to scholarship awards for eligible applicants.
How do I make a donation?
You can make a donation online using a credit card or you may mail a donation to the Kids' Chance office:
Kids' Chance of South Carolina
PO Box 2957
Georgetown, SC 29442-2957
What criteria must my gift meet to be tax-deductible?
- You must actually donate cash or property before December 31st to claim a deduction on your tax return for that tax year. A pledge is not deductible.
- You must contribute to a qualified tax-exempt organization. Kids' Chance of South Carolina is a 501(C)3 tax-exempt organization as recognized by the IRS.
- You must be able to itemize. Giving to a charity is a great tax planning strategy, but it only applies to those individuals eligible to itemize their deductions.
- You must meet record keeping requirements. This includes saving canceled checks, acknowledgment letters from the charity, and appraisals for donated property.
Employer Matching Gifts
More than 11,000 U.S. companies have matching gifts programs. These companies recognize the importance of private support for worthy non-profit organizations through charitable support and will match the gifts their employees make to Kids' Chance. Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match any charitable contributions made by their employees.
If your company is eligible, request a matching gift form from your employer, and send it completed and signed with your gift. We will do the rest. The impact of your gift to our organization may be doubled or possibly tripled! Some companies match gifts made by retirees and/or spouses.
What if I am unable to give at this time? Is there another way I can support Kids' Chance?
Kids' Chance of South Carolina is a volunteer driven non-profit organization. If you are interested in volunteering for Kids' Chance of South Carolina, please contact us or call the office at 843-546-5837.