Your support today can make an especially big difference in the lives of children who are struggling. When you give right now, your gift will be doubled! Become a monthly donor and your gift will be matched for 12 months and have an extraordinary impact on our work for children! One-time gifts will be matched as well.
Give with confidence. CDF is highly rated by many organizations, such as GuideStar, Charity Navigator, Great Nonprofits, and America’s Best Charities. This recognition is a demonstration of our commitment to accountability, and stewardship to our donors and our mission.
To donate by mail, please fill out this form and send to:Children’s Defense FundDevelopment Department840 First Street NE, Suite 300Washington, DC 20002
To donate by phone, please call 202-662-3654 between 8am-7pm ET
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The Children's Defense Fund is a child advocacy organization that works relentlessly to ensure a level playing field for all children. Together, we champion policies and programs that lift children out of poverty; protect them from abuse and neglect; and ensure their access to health care, quality education and a moral and spiritual foundation.
Donating monthly is a more convenient way for you to give while having an even greater impact on the lives of children.
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Donating monthly is a more convenient way for you to give while having an even greater impact. Thanks to a generous anonymous donor, your donation will be matched dollar for dollar for the first 12 months.
You can cancel your monthly gift at any time.