Changing the way children grow up in Santa Cruz County


Donating Online Is Just The Start

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One-time donations


Recurring Donation
This option requires a PayPal account.

There are lots of other ways to donate to Big Brothers Big Sisters. Whichever way you choose, you will be helping us make a positive impact on kids in your community.

Cars for Kids’ Sake

Donate your car to Big Brothers Big Sisters. We’ll sell it, then start something with the proceeds.

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Foundation & Corporate Giving

Philanthropy starts with you. Big Brothers Big Sisters is grateful for financial support from foundations and corporations.

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By Phone or Mail

Financial donations provide direct and immediate support. To donate over the phone by credit card please call (831)464-8691 or mail your gift to the address on our Contact Page.


Have tickets to an event or museum you cannot attend? Why not give a match an experience that will last a lifetime.

For more details call (831) 464-8691 or Email us

Matching Gifts & Volunteer Incentives

Some employers will match their employee’s gifts to charities and some will provide a financial contribution in honor of the time you spend as a volunteer.

Planned Ways to Give

Planned Giving

There are many ways to accomplish your mission of remembering Big Brothers Big Sisters in the future. Please call our Executive Director to discuss how we can help you achieve your legacy.

Amazon Smile bannerAmazon Smile Foundation

Amazon will donate 0.5% of the entire sale to the charity of your choice through their Amazon Smile Foundation. Clicking on the icon above will take you to the Amazon login page. Login as usual to your Amazon account and BBBS will automatically be linked as your donation choice. You can change your charity choice anytime and as often as you want.

Here is an example of the Amazon Smile login page.