“What we do for ourselves dies with us. What we do for others and the world remains and is immortal.” — Albert Pike (1809 – 1891)
La Familia has worked tirelessly for the last 40 years to help at-risk and disadvantaged families improve the quality of their lives through counseling, job training and placement, parenting and health services programs.
But we can’t do it without your support. Please consider partnering with us in this important mission through a financial contribution.
Our record of success in the community assures that your investment will bring returns in the form of changed lives! Our secure gift service offers a quick, convenient and safe method for making a one-time, tax-deductible donation. You can also donate via check or credit card, or through the United Way Giving Campaign – Donor Code #3204.
Contributions of every size are welcome and are vital to our ability to continue this important work. We’ve outlined some suggested investment levels below to outline what your donation will accomplish.
Invest in the community.
$250 per month x 12 months ($3,000)
Your donation will pay for annual health fairs for children and allow parents to get fit by attending group fitness classes and provide seniors an opportunity to stay connected with their peers in the community.
Invest in education.
$150 per month x 12 months ($1,800)
Your donation will give parents the opportunity to attend classes and groups that promote their engagement in their child’s education, as well as pay for children to receive critical tutoring, mentoring and leadership programs after the school bell rings.
Invest in wellness.
$100 per month x 12 months ($1,200)
Whether it’s access to health insurance, counseling or health services – your donation will pay for children and families to access ongoing therapy, obtain health services they otherwise couldn’t afford and get enrolled in health coverage.
Invest in jobs.
$50 per month x 12 months ($600)
Your donation will provide professional attire for a jobseeker, transportation to job interviews and pay fees for a jobseeker to obtain a GED.
Invest in families.
$25 per month x 12 months ($300)
Your donation will pay for kids to participate in neighborhood sports leagues, get uniforms and equipment, enroll in a karate class and experience field trips to places they have never seen.