We’re working to give children across Ohio what they need to thrive and reach their full potential. Your support can make a big difference in the lives of children who are struggling.
Please give today.
Every child is precious and full of potential.
That’s why the Children’s Defense Fund–Ohio is unrelenting in our work to help lift children out of poverty, protect them from violence, and ensure they have the opportunities they need to thrive and succeed.
We continue to work every day to give every child a healthy start, a quality early childhood experience, a level educational playing field, stable homes and safe communities free from violence.
To donate by mail, please send your donation to:
395 E. Broad St., Suite 330
Columbus, OH 43215
To donate by phone, please call 614-221-2244 between 9am-5pm ET.
Give with confidence. The Children's Defense Fund is highly rated by many organizations, including 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.
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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Why donate with your bank account?
It's easy, secure and there are no credit card fees, so more of your gift goes directly to help children!
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.