Invest in our youth and families
A Place Called Home is a safe haven in South Central Los Angeles where underserved youth are empowered to take ownership of the quality and direction of their lives through programs in education, arts, and well-being and are inspired to make a meaningful difference in their community and the world. Your investment will help transform lives of hundreds of youth and families every day.
Donate by mail
A Place Called Home
2830 S. Central Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90011
Give over the phone
Call (323) 238-2405 and our staff will assist you with the process and answer any questions you may have.
Make a gift of stock
To inquire about making a donation of stock, please contact [email protected]
Donate by wire transfer
To inquire about making your donation via electronic bank transfer, please contact [email protected]
Give from a Donor Advised Fund
If you have a donor advised fund (DAF), please recommend a grant to A Place Called Home.
Include APCH in your will
Should you wish to continue your life-changing support of A Place Called Home by giving a gift in your will, please consider using the following language:
“I give and bequeath ___ (dollar amount, a percentage of residuary estate, etc.) to A Place Called Home (Tax ID # 95-4427291), located at 2830 South Central Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90011.”
Disclaimer – For informational purposes only. A Place Called Home does not provide legal or tax advisory service. Please consult an attorney who is familiar with the estate laws of the state where you live to draft your will or codicil.
Other ways to help
In-Kind donations needed throughout the year:
In-Kind contributions of goods and services help APCH reduce costs and supplement the programs we offer. Help us fulfill our mission by contributing what you can.
Please note, we do not accept delivery of non-essential items from June 1st to July 1st.
- Formal attire for A Place Called Home’s annual Cinderella & Prince Charming Project
- Formal suits for men and women, new shoes and make-up, accessories, and evening gowns.
- Backpacks, school supplies, new hygiene kits for A Place Called Home’s annual Back to School Event
- September-October: Books, and comic books for the annual Comic Art & Literacy Expo
- Non-perishable food, canned goods and disposable dinnerware for A Place Called Home’s annual Thanksgiving Grocery Distribution and Dinner
- Toys and new clothes for A Place Called Home’s annual Home for the Holidays Festival
Have an old car you’re planning to get rid of? Donate it to APCH through Riteway Car Donations and the proceeds from the sale of your vehicle will support APCH’s programs.
Adopt-a-Family for the holidays
Adopt local families and provide them with gifts and toys for the holidays! Please fill out this interest form to learn more about our Adopt-a-Family program.
You can easily help A Place Called Home provide services to our members and their families through your everyday purchases and habits. Check out our Affinity Programs!
Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchases at AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com) at no cost to you – it’s the same Amazon you use every day, but with a smile! Go to smile.amazon.com and sign in using your regular Amazon account or create an Amazon account. Pick A Place Called Home as your charitable organization, and bookmark smile.amazon.com so you remember to start your shopping there.
Bead Relief makes the coolest bracelets and anklets to raise awareness and donations for APCH! For every bracelet you purchase, Bead Relief will donate 25% of the sale to APCH!
eBay Giving Works enables sellers to donate a portion of their sales and buyers to shop while supporting their favorite charities. By following APCH on Giving Works, you can see items that have been listed to support our work.
Food 4 Less / Ralphs Community Awards Program
Why not support APCH with your weekly trip to the supermarket? Thanks to Food 4 Less and Ralphs grocery stores, you can donate to APCH, and it won’t cost you a penny. Just join the Food 4 Less / Ralphs Community Rewards program, and from then on, up to 4% of your purchases at Food 4 Less or Ralphs will automatically be credited to APCH.
The easiest way to register is to download the APCH ScanBar letter from the links below and take it with you to Food 4 Less or Ralphs for the checker to scan. That’s it. You shop as usual but now you are transforming lives!