How Your Donations Can Help
$7,500 will pay for a week of specialized daycare for 25 children traumatized by domestic violence while their moms work or attend vocational training
$250 will provide a night of safe shelter and meals for a family of 4 fleeing violence
$100 will ensure that a traumatized child will receive an hour of therapy
$50 will provide meals for a day for a family at shelter
Other Ways You Can Help Victims of Domestic Violence and Family Rescue
Do your Amazon shopping through Amazon Smile and select Family Rescue as the charity to receive .5% donation from all of your purchases. You can also visit our Amazon Wish List and fulfill some immediate needs for clients.
Family Rescue is unable to accept gently-used clothing. Thank you for thinking of our clients for your generosity.
Make an in-kind donation. There are many items throughout the year that our four programs and clients need that you can make a difference by donating, including: toiletries, clothing, gift cards, etc. The expectation for all donations is that they are clean, seasonally appropriate, and in good condition. View our current wish list here. If you are interested in donating furniture and/or mattresses, please contact our partner, the Chicago Furniture Bank, and fill our their online form.
Host an event! Host a happy hour party at your favorite watering hole, a cocktail party at your home, nominate Family Rescue for Jeans Day at your company, the ideas are endless.