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The Fresno RiteCare Childhood Language Center is reliant on private philanthropy to sustain the mission of helping children with speech, language and literacy disorders.  We do not receive any state or federal funding, and 100% of your gift to the Fresno Childhood Language Center will be restricted for use in Fresno and the surrounding communities only.

The commitment and generosity of our benefactors – people like you – have been a source of strength and growth for the Fresno RiteCare Childhood Language Center, a program of the California Scottish Rite Foundation for over 60 years.  No matter the size or type, all gifts are meaningful and provide important support for the children we serve.

Changing lives – You can touch someone’s life and make a difference right now. Your gift today can make a difference and will help change a child’s life!

If you would prefer to donate by Phone, please call us at (559) 498-8393.  Or you may also call the Foundation Office at (714) 547-7325 and state your gift is to be designated toward the Fresno RiteCare Childhood Language Center. Their normal office hours are 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

If you would like to Donate By Mail and send your check or Money Order through the U.S. Mail, please download and fill out the donation form and then print it out. Please make checks or Money Orders payable to the Fresno RiteCare Childhood Language Center and Mail to:

Fresno RiteCare Childhood Language Center

1435 “L” Street

Fresno, CA  93721

If you would prefer to donate by Facsimile, please download our donation form, by CLICKING HERE. You can print it, then sign it and Fax it to us at (559 389-7020.

Each year, the Fresno RiteCare Childhood Language Center, a program of the California Scottish Rite Foundation, receives gifts of Stock or Mutual Fund shares. These gifts may enable you to realize tax benefits while giving the gift of life-changing speech, language and literacy therapy to a child in need. If you own appreciated stocks, bonds or mutual funds, held by you for more than a year, donating them to the Fresno RiteCare Childhood Language Center may allow you to reduce or avoid capital gains taxes and receive a federal income tax charitable deduction. For more information, please contact your broker about this simple way to give.

A gift for eternity to support the Fresno RiteCare Childhood Language Center, a program of the California Scottish Rite Foundation, will provide life-changing speech, language or literacy therapy to a child in need. When you give to the Fresno RiteCare Childhood Language Center, you get more than a potential tax deduction. It can also create unequaled personal, emotional and spiritual fulfillment. You can make a difference in the lives of children with communication disorders by making a gift for eternity.

There are many different ways to make a gift for eternity and support the Fresno RiteCare Childhood Language Center, as there are needs for your support. If you are not familiar with legacy gifts through bequests and trusts, it will be helpful for you to look at: PLANNED GIVING GOALS which is an overview of common planned giving opportunities. Some of the gift options provide you and your beneficiaries with income for life as well as possible tax benefits. To go directly to a specific gift option, click on that option below:

One of the easiest ways to support the Fresno RiteCare Childhood Language Center, a program of the California Scottish Rite Foundation, is through a payroll deduction with your employer. Many companies allow their employees to have funds deducted from their paycheck, automatically on either a one time basis or recurring each pay period. Speak with your Human Resources or Personnel department to see if your company has such a program in place. Your spouse and other family members can also make contributions to the Fresno RiteCare Childhood Language Center through payroll deductions.

Corporate Matching Gifts

Your contribution could be matched dollar for dollar; many companies offer matching gift programs that will double or triple a donation’s value. Check with your Personnel or Human Resources Department to find out if they will match your contribution to the Fresno RiteCare Childhood Language Center, a program of the California Scottish Rite Foundation.

Once you have determined that your company matches contributions made to the Fresno RiteCare Childhood Language Center, request the appropriate form from your Personnel or Human Resources Department and send the signed and completed form to:

RiteCare Childhood Language Centers of California, a program of the California Scottish Rite Foundation Attention: Maria Campbell, 2100 North Broadway, Suite 350 Santa Ana, California 92706-2624.  Please indicate the matching gift is to go towards the Fresno RiteCare Childhood Language Center.

The Federal Tax Number for the California Scottish Rite Foundation is: 94-6078728.

If you wish to donate through a life insurance policy, please contact the Chief Philanthropy Officer at the California Scottish Rite Foundation (714) 547-7325 and ensure your gift is designated to the Fresno RiteCare Childhood Language Center.