Justice in Education, a hands-on leadership experience for emerging young leaders in 10th, 11th, and 12th grades in public schools, is accepting applications.  Learn more.

Annual Giving

Individuals who support Children First are part of a vibrant community of advocates who are committed to helping every child succeed in life. JOIN US!

Citizen Leaders

For a gift of $1,000 or more, Children First will recognize your leading support in a more dynamic way and offer you a variety of opportunities to further your understanding of the core issues affecting children. DONATE TODAY!

Picasso Project Donations

The Picasso Project has provided access to the arts for nearly 48,000 students in 105 Philadelphia schools. The impact is clear: the arts can create a life-long love of learning that leads to academic success. SUPPORT THE ARTS!

Corporate Matching Gifts

Matching gifts can double, and in some cases multiply by five times, the impact of your original support. DOES YOUR COMPANY HAVING A MATCHING GIFT PROGRAM?

EITC Corporate Gifts

Children First is approved as an Educational Improvement Organization (EIO), and is eligible to receive EITC funds. LEARN MORE!

Donating Stocks

Your stock gift to Children First will help us further our mission. LEARN MORE!

Donate Your Vehicle

If you are considering a new car purchase or are just ready to get rid of your old car – have we got a great opportunity for you. DONATE YOUR VEHICLE TO CHILDREN FIRST!

Amazon Smiles

Same products, same prices, same service but Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to Children First.

United Way Donor Option

You can make a gift to Children First through the United Way Donor Option program in your workplace. LEARN MORE!

Endowment & Planned Giving

Planning ahead for Children First’s future offers you an opportunity to help us continue to speak up and watch out for children and families in our region. LEARN MORE!

Financial Statements and Annual Reports

Children First is accountable and we get results. Our 990’s and Annual Reports are posted online. LEARN MORE!