There are many ways you, your family, or business can help King Street Center in our efforts to help children thrive and to strengthen families. Seventy-five percent of the annual $1.3 million budget is provided by generous community members through private giving. Thank you for your consideration!
Gifts of cash
Donate securely online using your credit card by clicking here. We welcome one-time gifts or recurring monthly donations.
Your support of:
- $50 provides a child with personal supplies for safer learning & play
- $100 feeds children nutritious meals
- $150 protects kids and staff with personal and facility protection equipment
- $250 increases staff-child ratio for small group care
- $500 powers parent connection & support
- $1,000 builds a bridge for academic and social-emotional recovery
Donate by check, made payable to King Street Center:
King Street Center
P.O. Box 1615
Burlington, Vermont 05402
When you give appreciated securities you do not pay capital gains tax on the appreciation and you receive a tax deduction for the full value of the gift. These instructions contain all the information your broker will need to complete the transfer. Please be sure to include donor name in transfer instructions!
Thank you for taking a look at our wish list! Please contact Karen LaBelle at email@example.com to discuss logistics before making your donation. While we understand the value of used items, we ask that you consider purchasing new items or if items are lightly used that they be in excellent condition.
Corporate Event Sponsorships
Each (non-pandemic) year, King Street Center traditionally hosts an annual Golf Tournament and Backyard Classic evening party. As a corporate sponsor, your business will receive customized benefits designed to complement your strategic marketing objectives and appropriate to your philanthropic priorities. Benefits associated with sponsorship of our events include:
- For your $5,000 sponsorship, King Street Center will provide:
*2 foursomes in September Golf Tournament, Burlington Country Club
*10 tickets to Backyard Classic
*Logo placement and “experience” with King Street Lemonade
*Highlight in Spring newsletter, mailed to 3,500+ addresses
*Banner, 2 tee signs at Golf Tournament, banner at Backyard Classic, and logo on all marketing
- For your $2,500 sponsorship, King Street Center will provide:
*1 foursome in Golf Tournament, Burlington Country Club
*4 tickets to Backyard Classic, Burlington Tennis Club
*Logo placement on King Street Lemonade Stand
*Listed in Spring newsletter, mailed to 3,500+ addresses
*Tee sign at Golf Tournament, banner at Backyard Classic,and logo on all marketing
Grants to support specific programs, from Early Education up through the Teen Futures program, are essential to the health of King Street Center. We welcome the opportunity to apply for these opportunities and report on outcomes.
Some donors choose to make gifts to King Street Center from assets that remain after their death. This can be done via a will, life insurance policy, pension plan, living trust or a charitable remainder trust that provides assets to King Street Center, while maintaining full use and benefit of those assets during one’s lifetime. An estate attorney would be best-equipped to describe the benefits of planned giving options.
King Street Center is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit corporation; federal tax ID # 23-7236312.
For any questions, contact Susannah Kerest or Kelli Shonter, Development Co-Directors, at 862-6736 or firstname.lastname@example.org & email@example.com