How to Support The Care Center

The best way to change the future of a community is to educate women and girls. Research shows that each semester of education a woman completes beyond high school raises her family’s economic status.

There are many ways to support our work. Please join us!

Our Federal Tax ID Number is 04-2962882

Give Online

Make a secure donation online. Check the “make this a recurring gift” box to help sustain our programs into the future by giving monthly.

Give by Mail

Mail your gift to:
The Care Center
C/O Jane Slater
247 Cabot Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
Download an optional donation card

Give by Phone

Call Jane Slater at 413-532-2900 ext. 128 to make a gift by phone.

Join the Arts & Humanities Club!

Your monthly gift will ensure that our students can rely on a steady stream of books, art supplies, and field trips to inspire them to learn. Monthly gifts of any amount sustain our programs and give us the flexibility to continue to offer innovative electives.

Join our Arts & Humanities Champions!

Pledge to make a gift of $1,000 or more a year for three years or more to become a Humanities Champion.

Donors of $1,000 and above and multi-year donors are invited to participate in special programs with artists and writers, including readings, book signings, and pre-event private parties.

Donate Stock

Ask your broker to contact David Kaye at Merrill Lynch at (413) 747-6971 or call The Care Center at (413) 532-2900 and ask for Jane or Sue.

Long-Term Giving

Want to learn more about planned giving through your will, trust, or other estate plans, or through donating stock to The Care Center?

Contact Jane Slater at (413) 532-2900 ext. 128 or

Donate Goods or Services

We are frequently in need of specific items. All items must be in excellent condition, and should be dropped off at The Care Center during our regular business hours (8:30 – 4:00, M-F). No pickups are available.

Wish List

  • Digital Cameras
  • Laptops (in excellent condition)
  • Athletic clothing and sneakers (new only)
  • Gift Cards
  • Baby food and formula, diapers, baby wipes, baby clothes
  • Toiletries
  • Art supplies including paint, markers, canvases, paper, paintbrushes
  • Children’s books
  • School supplies and book bags