Giving to JF&CS

We reach out to all in need, providing comprehensive human services,
hope and a hand up. The care we offer through personalized and
integrated services improves the quality of life for thousands in our
community every year.

Your donations to JF&CS directly impact the lives of those struggling
with personal crises. With your help, we can continue to meet the
growing needs of our community and provide people with the
resources and tools they need to achieve balance and stability.

Ways to Give

JF&CS appreciates the support of numerous generous donors,
which allows us to offer critically needed services to those in need
based on their ability to pay. We sincerely appreciate every gift.
You might consider the following ways of supporting JF&CS:


Please make checks payable to Jewish Family & Children’s Service.
Checks need to be postmarked by December 31 in order to be eligible
for a charitable deduction on income tax returns for that year.

Credit Card

JF&CS accepts Master Card, Visa and Discover. To make a credit card
gift, call the Development Office, 314-993-1000 during normal business
hours or donate online any time.

Appreciated Securities

Gifts of stock entitle the donor to a tax deduction at the appreciated
value of the stock with no capital gains tax.

Corporate Matching Gifts

If you work for a company that offers a matching gift program, you
could multiply your charitable contribution to JF&CS. Check with
your human resource department to obtain a form to submit with
your contribution.

Tribute Donations

Personalized tributes offer a thoughtful way to recognize, remember
or honor a friend, family member or other individual on special
occasions, such as bar/bat mitzvahs, anniversaries, weddings,
birthdays, graduations or other commemorative events.

Food Pantry Tax Credit

If you would like to donate to the Harvey Kornblum Jewish Food Pantry, you may be eligible for a Missouri Food Pantry Tax Credit (FPT). For more information visit