How To Help

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DONATE TODAY TO HELP

Be A Child Protector:

Be conscious of the children you see, and always report any suspected abuse to the Child Abuse Hotline at 1-877-237-0004 or online to https://apps.tn.gov/carat/.  Reports are completely confidential and can be made anonymously.

Financial Support:

We exist on the generosity of others.

Protector’s Circle $5000
Guardian $2500-$4999
Patron $1000-$2499
Blue Ribbon Partner $500-$999
Sponsor $250-$499
Angel $100-$249
Friend $25-$99

* All will receive a quarterly e-newsletter, recognition, and a listing in our annual report.

You may make your tax-deductible contribution using your credit card via Paypal. You are not required to have an account with Paypal.

Prefer to mail your contribution:

CAC31
PO Box 7287
McMinnville, TN 37111

Monetary Tributes:

Looking for a unique gift for that person who has everything or to offer condolences for a departed loved one?  We will send them a special acknowledgment that you made a donation “In Honor of” or “In Memory of” that someone special.

Planned Giving:

Your Planned Gift will directly impact the lives of the children we serve, for years to come.

  • Annual Giving
  • Wills and Bequests
  • Estate Planning

Please email cac31@cac31.org or call 931.507.2386 to speak with our Executive Director.

Community Partnerships:

We are moved by the dedication of our community partners for they make the betterment of local children their priority.  Their deep rooted commitment repeatedly plays a key role in helping identified victims of child maltreatment find comfort during a potentially life-altering situation.

  • In-Kind donations of goods or services
  • Event Sponsorships
  • Matching Gifts
  • Host Fundraising Events

Indirect Support:

Shop at Kroger?

Link your Kroger Plus card to us, so they will donate your Community Rewards funds to our Center. https://www.kroger.com/communityrewards select Children’s Advocacy Center for the 31st Judicial District or NPO #: 93590. (Must renew beneficiary each August)

Shop on Amazon?

Use the Amazon Smile site and a portion of their proceeds can be allocated to us. https://smile.amazon.com/ select Children’s Advocacy Center for the 31st Judicial District.

 

CAC Wish List

Children’s Advocacy Center for the 31st Judicial District is a 501c3 non-profit organization providing services to children ages 3-18 who may have been victims of child abuse.  All of our services are FREE of charge to the families served! In addition to MONEY, we always need the following items:

♥ School Supplies
♥ Coloring Books & crayons
♥ Small games or puzzles (new)
♥ New or gently used books
♥ Fleece blankets/Small quilts (new)
♥ Playing cards or learning cards
♥ Winter Gear: Gloves, mittens, hats, socks
♥ Gift Cards: Fuel, Grocery or Restaurant
♥ Gift Cards: ITunes or Game
♥ Small toys (Barbie’s, action figures, cars, etc.)
♥ Toiletries for teens (lotions, shampoo, soap, body wash, nail polish, chapstick, hairbrushes/combs, accessories)
♥ Individual Wrapped Snack Size: Healthy Snacks, Chips, Crackers, Cookies, Cakes
♥ Beverages: Fruit Juices, Bottled Water, Sodas, Coffee, Creamer, Sugar
♥ Paper Products – Toilet paper, Paper towels, Napkins, Tissues, Plates, Plastic cutlery
♥ Office Supplies & Trash Bags
Emergency Food Pantry ItemsNon-Perishable only – canned fruits, canned vegetables, pastas, sauces, dried beans, rice, instant potatoes, canned or powdered milk, peanut butter, jelly, cereal, breakfast bars, oatmeal, applesauce, pudding, canned or dried meats, macaroni & cheese, soups or other meals in a can or box, crackers, nuts, trail mix, box juices, tea bags.

Volunteer Services:

Life’s most persistent and urgent question is…what are you doing for others?”
Martin Luther King, Jr.

Do you have some unaccounted for time? We are always seeking additional manpower and assistance with community awareness and special events.

  • Serve on Board of Directors or as a Committee Member
  • Professional Pro Bono Services
  • Community Speakers to aid in Prevention Education and Outreach
  • Host a Fundraiser or Supply Drive
  • Volunteer on Special Events or Fundraisers
  • Clerical or Maintenance Assistance
  • Marketing & Communication Assistance

To learn more or to request a training for your group click here for more information.