In addition to grants that we receive, the UpValley Family Centers is grateful to hundreds of individual, corporate and service group donors, whose donations make up 29% of our annual operating budget. Out of respect for their privacy, UpValley Family Centers does not publicize individual donor names.

The UpValley Family Centers is a 501(c)3 public charity, Federal Tax ID number: 80-0023012.

How your donation can make a difference:

 $100 helps us provide emergency assistance in times of crisis

$250 will help us provide free family-oriented community events like our Back to School Celebration and our Dia de los Muertos Community Celebration

$500 purchases class materials for 20 students in ESL classes (English as a Second Language)

$750 allows 20 children form a love of books through the Raising A Reader literacy program

$1,000 offers a child and their parent the opportunity to increase school readiness through our Summer Bridge program


Planned Giving

A planned gift is a wonderful way to ensure the sustainability of UVFC and support our clients in the long term. To learn more about making a planned gift, please reach out to Charlotte Hajer, Development Director, at or (707) 965-5010 x 305.

Click Here>Planned Giving Brochure


Transfer Securities by Wire

We accept gifts of publicly traded securities by wire. For your convenience, we’ve prepared a one-page instruction letter that you can send to your bank or investment advisory firm, which will give your financial advisor all the information he or she needs to execute a wire transfer of securities or cash.

Chick here >Gift instruction letter for securities


Donate your mandatory IRA withdrawals to UpValley Family Centers

If you own an IRA and are 70 ½ or over, you can donate your mandatory withdrawals to UVFC: up to $100,000 is tax-free. For more information, please contact Charlotte Hajer, Development Director, at or (707) 965-5010 x305.

Donation Forms

To donate directly by check, you may send your donation to:

UpValley Family Centers

1440 Spring Street

St. Helena, CA 94574

Click here>UVFC General Donation Form

Click here>UVFC Multi-Year Donation Form