What Money Can Buy

See how your donation can impact our area!

ACORN Clinic

What your donation can buy:

$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) New patient lab tests or 1 GYN visit or 1 mammogram or 1 child’s dental cleaning
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Provides adult prophylaxis/cleaning, comprehensive dental exam and x-rays, x-ray, exam, and extraction, or a routine mammogram
$150 (approximately $6 per pay period) 6 office visits, 10 flu vaccines or 10 children’s dental cleanings
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Provides two mammograms, one root canal, or five dental extractions
$650 (approximately $25 per pay period) 10 mammograms, one year of medical care for one patient or dental care for two families
$1000 (approximately $40 per pay period) Medical care for 2-3 patients for one year, or lab tests for 50 uninsured patients, or two dental crowns, or a complete set of dentures

Alachua County Humane Society

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Will feed two animals for 30 days.
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Provides one month of vaccines to an animal.
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Can spay or neuter three animals.
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Can treat one dog for heartworm disease.

Alachua Habitat for Humanity

What your donation can buy:

$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Pays for the exterior painting of a new house.
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Provides the exterior trim of a new house.
$1000 (approximately $40 per pay period) Provides the shingles for the roof on a new house.
$2500 (approximately $100 per pay period) Pays for the development infrastructure, including engineering, surveying, roads, sidewalks, utilities and permitting.

Alzheimer’s Association

What your donation can buy:

$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) A two-hour education session for caregivers of Alzheimer’s patients

 

American Association of Kidney Patients

What your donation can buy:

$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Membership in the AAKP, sponsorship of a patient and more

 

American Diabetes Association

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) 10 hours of camp for a child with diabetes

 

American Heart Association

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) If one of every 50 people in the United States made a donation of this size, the American Heart Association could award more than 1,000 qualified researchers with the grants and scholarships that were not funded this past year. This critical research could lead to the next generation of advancements in preventing, treating or even eradicating cardiovascular disease.
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Provides information and inspiration to help four stroke survivors maximize recovery and independence with a subscription to Stroke Connection, a bi-monthly periodical and our biggest outreach to stroke families.
$75 (approximately $3 per pay period) Teaches more than 1500 adults save a life by recognizing the signs of heart attack or stroke and how to administer CPR or use an AED. Provides a wallet card they can keep in their back pockets for reference.
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Engages 1,000 women to learn their risk of heart disease by conducting their own Go Red Heart CheckUps.
$150 (approximately $6 per pay period) Empowers 150 underserved African-Americans to help end stroke by educating them on topics such as risk factors, prevention and healthy eating.
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Teaches about a dozen families in your community the connection between good food and good health by showing them the ultimate heart-healthy recipes in The New American Heart Association Cookbook.
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Teaches more than 2,500 children how to avoid obesity and live longer, stronger lives through our nutrition and exercise educational materials.

 

American Kidney Fund

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Syringe supply for an insulin-dependent patient
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Treatment transportation for three dialysis patients
$75 (approximately $3 per pay period) Nutritional supplies for a child or frail adult
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Immunosuppressive medication for a transplant patient for one week

American Red Cross

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Provides two hot meals and a blanket for a victim of a disaster
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Provides a full day of food, shelter, and a comfort kit for one person during a disaster
$75 (approximately $3 per pay period) Provides a parent with diapers, wipes, and soy formula for an infant and two hot meals and a blanket during a disaster
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Provides a full day of food, shelter, and comfort kits for two people during a disaster
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Provides a full day of food, shelter, and comfort kits for a family of 4, and diapers, wipes, and soy formula for an infant

 

Arc of Alachua County

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Buys a healthy snack for everyone in the Elder Program for one week.
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Buys fingerprinting/screening for a Behavior Tech or Direct Care Staff Member (so they can start working).
$75 (approximately $3 per pay period) Buys the prescription co-payments for 3 clients (for 90-day supply).
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Buys arts and crafts supplies for everyone in Life Skills for a month.
$150 (approximately $6 per pay period) Buys 30 days of Adult Day Training (ADT) for a client who does not have this service in their budget.
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Buys dental cleaning and a filling for a client (in Florida, Medicaid does not pay for dental work).
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Buys a new living room sofa and love seat for a group home.
$1000 (approximately $40 per pay period) Buys new sturdy exercise arm-chairs for all clients participating in Zumba Gold Chair classes (desperately needed).
$2000 (approximately $80 per pay period) Buys new automatic (handicapped) front doors for our lobby (desperately needed).

 

Boulware Springs Charter School

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Pays for a child-in-need’s uniform for the year.
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Pays for positive behavioral incentives for role model students.
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Pays for garden supplies for students to learn how to grow their own food.
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Pays for a student computer and software.
$1000 (approximately $40 per pay period) Pays for teacher training in curriculum and instruction.
$2500 (approximately $80 per pay period) Pays for a classroom library.

Boy Scouts of America, North Florida Council

What your donation can buy:

$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Provides annual membership fees for 2 Scouts.
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Buys Scout Handbooks for 10 Scouts to learn character education, citizenship training
and physical fitness.
$150 (approximately $6 per pay period) Provides the resources to engage 1 Scout for a full year in Boy Scouting.  He will have
99% success rate of advancing in grade level at school, will stay crime-free and will learn new skills and leadership to advance in one rank through Scouting.
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Sends 1 Scout to Summer Camp where he will learn skills that will last a lifetime.
$1,000 (approximately $40 per pay period) Provides an economically disadvantaged young man the opportunity to take full
advantage of the Scouting program by providing his handbook and uniform as well as
fees for membership registration, activities and weekend field trips and summer resident camp.

Boys and Girls Club

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Backpack and school supplies for 1 child
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Four footballs
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Volleyball net
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Scholarships for two at-risk youths to go to summer camp

 

Bread of the Mighty Food Bank

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) 175 meals
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Provides three meals a day for a month for a family of four
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) 400 servings of fresh fruit for children in after-school programs
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Three mobile pantries

 

Camp Boggy Creek

What your donation can buy:

$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Provide horseback rides which give the children the courage to reach beyond limits
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Pays for campers to go boating and fishing which gives them fearless fun and unbridled joy
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Provide campers the opportunity for theater performances which gives them strength and dignity in realizing they are not defined by their illness
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Pays for a full day of camp which allows the campers to discover joy with others who understand their journey
$1000 (approximately $40 per pay period) Medical supplies and care so that campers can feel like a “normal” child in a medically safe environment
$2500 (approximately $100 per pay period) A week of summer camp so children can form friendships and memories that last a lifetime

 

Catholic Charities

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Provides a weekend of food for three children through the Weekend Hunger Backpack program
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Provides a gas card for a new mother to go to doctor’s appointments through the Caring Choices Pregnancy Counseling program
$75 (approximately $3 per pay period) Pays for three sets of books to complete the program in the Bridges to Prosperity-Poverty Reduction Education Course
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Feeds a family of 4 for a month through their Rural Outreach program
$150 (approximately $6 per pay period) Pays for 1 Pack & Play through the Caring Choices Pregnancy Counseling program
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Provides a weekend of food for 30 children through the Weekend Hunger Backpack program
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Feeds a Family of 4 for 5 months through their food pantries

 

CDS Family & Behavioral Health Services

What your donation can buy:

$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Meals and snacks for a teen at the CDS Youth Shelter for a week

 

Center for Independent Living of North Central Florida

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Provides supplies for Independent Living Skills classes
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Provides a full tank of gas for a consumer with transportation needs
$75 (approximately $3 per pay period) Provides an outfit and shoes for a consumer who has an upcoming job interview
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Provides a used bicycle for a consumer who needs transportation to work
$150 (approximately $6 per pay period) Provides payment toward manual and power wheelchair repairs for our Durable Medical Equipment Closet
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Provides 2 summer internship stipends for our High School High Tech students
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Provides payment toward ramp supplies for a person with a disability who can no longer access their own home

 

Child Advocacy Center

What your donation can buy:

$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Provides Juice boxes and snack for 50 children
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Pays for interview supplies for 25 children
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) 12 weeks of dinner for non-offending Caregiver Therapy group and their children
$1,000 ($40 per pay period) Transportation for 50 families
$2,500 (approximately $100 per pay period) One month’s operating expenses for the center
$5,000 (approximately $200 per pay period) Complete services for 10 children

 

Children’s Home Society

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) New clothing and shoes for a neglected child
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Professionally printed take-home cards that share the story of a child seeking adoption. These cards are distributed at the “Heart Gallery” that shares information about foster children in our community who need an adoptive home to call their own.
$150 (approximately $6 per pay period) One day of safety with a foster family
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) One month of case management, job coaching, educational support, life skills training and mentoring for a struggling parent

 

Dance Alive National Ballet

What your donation can buy:

Discover Dance provides mainstage productions and multi-disciplinary curriculum guides to over 4,000 school children in Alachua and surrounding counties.  OVER 100,000 STUDENTS SINCE ITS INCEPTION IN 1986.
Dance Partners provides professional dance at no cost to clients of social service and non-profit agencies in Alachua County  – over 2,000 annually.
Senior Moments serves seniors through performances, talk-backs and lectures at senior centers.  HUD senior centers access performances at no cost.  Over 10,000 served in Florida during 2014-2015.
Dancin’- The Next Generation   A young group of dancers provides performances to nursing and retirement centers, for social service agencies, at festivals and schools.

Early Learning Coalition

What your donation can buy:

$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Provides full time early learning and child care for one child for three months
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Provides full time early learning and child care for one child for six months
$200 (approximately 8$ per pay period) provide full time early learning enrollment for one child

 

EarthShare

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Conserve one acre of a threatened ecosystem or provide 520 people with educational brochures describing how they can play a role in protecting urban green space, restore residential recycling and implement new clean energy standards in their own communities
$150 (approximately $6 per pay period) Plants 20 trees, which offsets 20 tons of carbon dioxide emissions or support a Wildlife Rescue Team, which is responsible for responding rapidly and effectively to urgent situations, and unexpected environmental disasters
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Provides a full day of environmental education, either in the classroom or out in the field for an entire grade level in elementary through high school or buy 240 trees
$2500 (approximately $100 per pay period) Reforest 6.5 acres of your National Forests or support a research vessel, with a crew of 14 for one day

 

Easter Seals

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Lunch for a week for an adult with special needs and disabilities at Altrusa House
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Swimming supplies at Camp Challenge for children with cerebral palsy
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Scholarship for 1.5 days for a senior with dementia at Altrusa House, our adult day healthcare center

 

Family Promise

What your donation can buy:

 

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) One night’s shelter and six meals for a family of two.
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) One night’s shelter and twelve meals for a family of four.
$365 (approximately $14 per pay period) Support a child for an entire month.
$1000 (approximately $40 per pay period) Supports a family for an entire month with all food, shelter, case management, toiletries, and furniture donations to supply their new home.

Florida 4-H

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Cost of a youth attending a one-day educational event
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Helps fund a 4-H Summer Camp Scholarship
$75 (approximately $3 per pay period) Cost of a State Council Officer uniform
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Cost of a youth to attend the Leadership Adventure Weekend
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Cost of an Executive Board member to attend Executive Board Meetings for a year

 

Florida Breast Cancer Foundation

What your donation can buy:

$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Helps provide education materials that discuss early detection and treatment so women will know more about breast cancer and will be more likely to get mammograms
$150 (approximately $6 per pay period) Provides funds for a health care professional to address a group of 20 or more women who want to become more aware about breast cancer, early detection and treatment
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Provides a scholarship to attend Project LEAD®, a science course for breast cancer advocates that trains them to critically analyze breast cancer research and influence research committees and other breast cancer decision-making bodies

 

Florida Organic Growers

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Provides registration to one farmer for a Beginner Farmer Training & Resource Session at annual Organic Food & Farming Summit in Gainesville
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Provides registration for two farmers to attend a local On-Farm Training Workshop
$75 (approximately $3 per pay period) Provides an all-access pass for one student to attend the Organic Food & Farming Summit in Gainesville
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Provides an all-access pass for one farmer to attend the Organic Food & Farming Summit in Gainesville
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Provides support to accommodate an out-of-town agriculture expert to lead an organic farming workshop at annual Organic Food & Farming Summit in Gainesville
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Provides a full stipend for a local farmer to host a local On-Farm Training Workshop

Friends of the Crisis Center

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Partial sponsorship for a crisis line volunteer to attend in service training retreat.
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Partial travel stipend for a crisis line volunteer to attend annual American Society of Suicidology conference.
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Provide supplies for upkeep of Survivors of Suicide Memory Garden locate at Cofrin Park.
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Provide support for annual volunteer recognition event.

Friends of the Micanopy Library

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) 10 hours of one-on-one tutoring to an at-risk K-12th grade student. Tutoring is provided by a trained and supervised University of Florida student.
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) 20 hours of one-on-one tutoring for at-risk K-12 students provided by trained, supervised UF students.
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) 40 hours of one-on-one tutoring for at-risk K-12 students provided by trained, supervised UF students.
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) 100 hours of one-on-one tutoring for at-risk K-12 students provided by trained, supervised UF students.
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) 200 hours of one-on-one tutoring for at-risk K-12 students provided by trained, supervised UF students.

Gainesville Community Ministry

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Feeds a family of four for two days, pays for a dental cleaning for one person, provides evaluation and testing for GED students, or provides a health kit for a homeless person

 

Gainesville Fisher House

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Will buy three toiletry kits for house guests
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Will buy a new bin of toys for children at the house
$75 (approximately $3 per pay period) Will buy play-n-pack sheets for house guests with young children
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Will buy replacement towels for 10 rooms
$150 (approximately $6 per pay period) Will buy breakfast one morning for all house guests
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Will buy house guests essential cooking items like milk, eggs, butter and a variety of spices for one month
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Will buy a holiday meal for all families at the house

 

Gainesville Pet Rescue

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Feeds two puppies & provides heartworm & flea prevention for 30 days.
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Provides medication to treat a litter of kittens or puppies for an upper respiratory infection
$75 (approximately $3 per pay period) Provides spay/neuter surgery for four kittens or puppies
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Provides treatment for a dog or puppy with mange
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Medical care and treatment for a kitten with a broken leg
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Provides heartworm treatment for two dogs

 

Girl Scouts of Gateway Council

 

What your donation can buy:

$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Purchase a membership for three girls
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Uniforms for 4 girls
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Resident camp for two girls

Girl’s Place

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Books for their library
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) One awesome book bag stocked with school supplies
$75 (approximately $3 per pay period) Three volleyballs
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Leadership journals for middle school students
$150 (approximately $6 per pay period) Pays for one girl to play volleyball
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Pays for a field trip for a group of girls
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Pays for one girls to attend Girl’s Place for more than half of the summer

 

Guardian Foundation

What your donation can buy:

$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) One week of summer camp, dance lessons for a month, a prom dress, Walmart gift certificate for good grades/accomplishments, athletic uniform, art materials, clothes from Jr League Thrift to start school because they were sheltered from their parents with only the clothes on their backs.
$75 (approximately $3 per pay period) Swim lessons for 6 weeks, educational materials, music lessons or shoes and socks for children in foster care
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Provides a study table for homework, or pays for Pop Warner football registration

 

Haven Hospice

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Provides one day of medications and therapies for a patient in the Haven Hospice E.T. York Hospice Care Center
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Provides two days of medication and therapies for a patient in the Haven Hospice E.T. York Hospice Care Center
$75 (approximately $3 per pay period) Provides nine days of medical supplies for a patient in the Haven Hospice E.T. York Hospice Care Center
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Provides three days of medical supplies, medications and therapies for a patient in the Haven Hospice E.T. York Hospice Care Center
$150 (approximately $6 per pay period) Covers the average cost for Haven Hospice clinical staff to provide one day of care for a patient in their home
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Provides ten days of medications and therapies for a patient in the Haven Hospice E.T. York Hospice Care Center
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Provides fifteen days of medical supplies, medications and therapies for a patient in the Haven Hospice E.T. York Hospice Care Center

 

Healthy Start of North Central Florida

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Will purchase a car seat for an infant that will be safely installed by one of our certified car seat safety technicians.
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Will purchase a pack-n-play for an infant in need of safe place to sleep.
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Will purchase a month supply of diapers for an infant who otherwise might have to sit in a wet diaper for most of the day.
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Will purchase (5) pack-n-plays for (5) infants in need of safe place to sleep.
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Will purchase a month supply of diapers for (5) infants who otherwise might have to sit a wet diaper for most of the day.

 

Helping Hands Pet Rescue

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) A can of milk replacer for a litter of motherless puppies or kittens
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Intake vaccinations for 5 pets to protect them from infectious and potentially life-threatening diseases
$75 (approximately $3 per pay period) A month of heartworm prevention for 15 dogs
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Spay/neuter surgeries for 2 dogs
$150 (approximately $6 per pay period) Life-saving treatment for a dog with heartworms
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Spay/neuter surgeries for 8 cats
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Enough food to feed all the pets in our rescue for two weeks

 

Institute for Workforce Innovation

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) A week of lunches for a youth in need
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) A night of shelter for a homeless youth
$75 (approximately $3 per pay period) A monthly bus pass for five youth
$150 (approximately $6 per pay period) Lunch for the entire student body during a Vision 20/20 community impact project
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Conflict resolution and communication training for one youth
$750 (approximately $28 per pay period) High School Tuition costs to enroll a previous high school dropout back into school

Junior Achievement

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Provides five 1-hour financial literacy lesson for one student
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Supports an entire classroom for JA programs

 

Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Medication co-payment for a patient for one month
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Laboratory   supplies and materials critical to carrying out research
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Monthly family Support Group Program for one year for 20 patients

 

March of Dimes

What your donation can buy:

$150 (approximately $6 per pay period) Training for five nurses in high-risk prenatal care
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Kits for adolescent and underserved mothers-to-be about pregnancy and fetal development and risk-avoidance

 

Meridian Behavioral Healthcare, Inc.

What your donation can buy:

$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Provides supplies for children in therapy
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Provides an hour of outpatient psychotherapy to a seriously emotionally disturbed adult or child
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Provides a day of care for an emotionally disturbed child or adult in a Crisis Stabilization Unit
$1000 (approximately $40 per pay period) Provides educational materials for substance abuse

 

Muscular Dystrophy Association

What your donation can buy:

$30 (approximately $1 per pay period) Flu shot for a patient with MD
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Provides one support group session for muscular dystrophy patients learning to deal with disease
$150 (approximately $6 per pay period) Provides one occupational, physical, respiratory or speech therapy consultation
$300 (approximately $12 per pay period) Professional fees related to initial diagnostic work-up at an MDA clinic
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Annual repairs of durable medical equipment
$800 (approximately $30 per pay period) One week at MDA summer camp for a child

 

National Multiple Sclerosis Society

What your donation can buy:

$150 (approximately $6 per pay period) Aids for daily living enabling patients to dress, write and feed themselves

 

No More Homeless Pets

What your donation can buy:

$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Pays to fix one cat
$75 (approximately $3 per pay period) Pays to fix one dog
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Fixes one dog and covers the rabies vaccination
$150 (approximately $6 per pay period) Fixes a mother cat and two of her kittens
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Fixes a mother dog and two of her puppies
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Fixes a dozen cats
$1000 (approximately $40 per pay period) Will fix multiple pets and help eliminate unnecessary euthanasia in our community

 

Operation Catnip

 

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Gives free vaccinations for a cat that was previously spayed-neutered through Operation Catnip, keeping the cat healthy and happy.
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Provides free spay-neuter, vaccinations and medical services for one unowned community cat at our monthly clinic, preventing a kitten explosion.
$75 (approximately $3 per pay period) Transports the free-roaming cat of a homebound cat caregiver to our free monthly clinic, saving the life of the cat and giving the caregiver peace of mind.
$150 (approximately $6 per pay period) Pays for free medical care for an entire litter of kittens, including spay-neuter, to save them from hard lives of unchecked reproduction.
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Provides free veterinary care and spay-neuter surgeries for a whole cat family, saving lives and alleviating suffering.

PACE Center for Girls

What your donation can buy:

$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) PACE uniform for ten students
$150 (approximately $6 per pay period) Transportation for ten girls to and from the center for services
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Provides one semester of after school tutoring
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Offsets cost of individual, group, and family counseling

Partnership for Strong Families

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Ensures an abused or neglected child receives the supplies he or she needs for school
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Sponsors an abused or neglected child for the holidays through the Wish Upon a Star Holiday Toy Drive
$75 (approximately $3 per pay period) Secures a safe sleep environment for a child to keep them from entering the foster care system
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Provides normalcy activities for a child in foster care such as extracurricular activities, prom tickets and sports equipment
$150 (approximately $6 per pay period) Sends a foster child to summer camp
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Provide materials and incentives for one week of financial literacy programming at our resource centers

 

Peaceful Paths

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Provides one week of telephone and internet service at the emergency center.
$65 (approximately $2.50 per pay period) Provides a one night stay in the emergency shelter
$85 (approximately $3 per pay period) Stocks the client pantry in the emergency shelter for one month.
$125 (approximately $5 per pay period) Provides relocation for a survivor and their family to safe housing.
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Provides support to the financial literacy program which helps survivors become financially independent.
$450 (approximately $17 per pay period) Provides one weeks stay in an emergency shelter.

Planned Parenthood

What your donation can buy:

$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Provides one patient with HIV testing and education.
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Provides two women with annual gynecological care.
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Provides one teen with a gynecological exam, STI testing, a 12-month supply of contraceptives and sexual health education.
$1000 (approximately $40 per pay period) Provides four women with a Colposcopy (pre-cancer screening).

Radiant Hands

What your donation can buy:

$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Payment for one GED exam and a semester of GED classes
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Payment toward utilities or rent for a needy family

 

Rebuilding Together North Central Florida

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Plumbing fixtures
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) A bathroom sink
$75 (approximately $3 per pay period) A kitchen sink
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) A comfort (ADA) level toilet
$150 (approximately $6 per pay period) A new window or door
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) A room full of flooring
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Drywall repair

 

Ronald McDonald House

What your donation can buy:

 

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Provides breakfast for a family of four staying at the house.
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Provides snacks for the 31 families staying at the House.

 

$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Ensures a hot shower, warm bed, and all the comforts of home for one family.

 

$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Provides a home cooked meal for all 31 families staying at the House.
$1000 (approximately $40 per pay period) Provides linens and bedding for the families for a month.
$2500 (approximately $100 per pay period) Ensures a family has laundry facilities available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
$5000 (approximately $200 per pay period) Stocks the fridge and pantry at the Ronald McDonald Family Room at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital for an entire year.

St. Francis Pet Care

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Arthritis relief for an old dog
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Microchip implantation for 8 pets or rabies shots for 5 pets
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) 1 year sponsorship for a pet, including preventative care, food and medicine

 

United Way of North Central Florida

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Could provide 11 nutritious meals to isolated seniors in rural communities.
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Could provide meals for 27 food-insecure men, women and children in North Central Florida.
$75 (approximately $3 per pay period) Could help one domestic abuse survivor get financial literacy training to increase their independence.
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Could provide an at-risk kindergartner with nearly 40 hours of one to one tutoring, character building and cultural enrichment.
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Could provide 15 hours of trauma counseling to a child who has been abused and their family.
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Could provide 3 dental procedures for rural and low-income residents in North Central Florida.

YMCA of North Central Florida

What your donation can buy:

$25 (approximately $1 per pay period) Provides an underprivileged child with a healthy, well-balanced snack for one month
$50 (approximately $2 per pay period) Provides a scholarship for an underprivileged child to attend a two week drowning prevention program
$75 (approximately $3 per pay period) Provides a scholarship for an underprivileged child to participate in an eight week season of a youth sport or performing art
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Provides a scholarship for a low income senior to receive two months of preventative health programs
$150 (approximately $6 per pay period) Provides a scholarship for an underprivileged child to attend two weeks at a fun, safe, and active summer camp
$250 (approximately $10 per pay period) Provides a scholarship to an obese adult or child to receive a 90 day weight loss program with a personal trainer
$500 (approximately $20 per pay period) Provides a scholarship for an underprivileged child to attend a full summer at a fun, safe, and active summer camp

 

Youth Combine

What your donation can buy:

$30 (approximately $1 per pay period) Provides one child with unlimited access to all Youth Combine classes for one month.
$60 (approximately $2 per pay period) Provides two children free scholarship entries into our Kids Triathlon.
$100 (approximately $4 per pay period) Buys one family 10 weeks of fresh, local, organically grown produce from Swallowtail Farm.
$150 (approximately $6 per pay period) Provides one child with unlimited access to all Youth Combine classes for 5 months.
$200 (approximately $8 per pay period) Buys equipment (i.e. medicine balls, dumbbells, jump rope) for our mobile unit which traverses the city of Gainesville providing pop-up fitness programming to all youth.
$360 (approximately $15 per pay period) Provides one child with unlimited access to all Youth Combine classes for 12 months.