Here's what your gift can do:

Your gift of $104 will provide a pregnancy test, ultrasound and a full consultation to a patient. Because we work so hard to stretch every dollar and maximize your impact- you can Save a Life for around $104

A gift of $425 will provide a week of support to a mom and her baby living in The Elizabeth House. Help break the cycle of poverty and hopelessness and Transform Lives for generations to come!

A gift of $1,700 can support that mom and baby for an entire month.

The fastest way to put your gift to work is to donate online. If you prefer, you can also mail a gift to:

Care Net
1350 MacArthur Road
Madison, WI 53714

More Ways to Give

Employer Matching Gifts

Does your employer have a matching gift program?

Many companies will match your gift to a 501(c)3 charity like Care Net Pregnancy Center of Dane County dollar-for-dollar. Some may even triple the gift! Contact your manager or human resource department to find out if your company is one of them!

Donations of Material Goods

We gladly accept donations of goods in new or like-new condition that benefit the women, men and families we serve. Please note: Because we have been generously blessed, we are unable to accept used clothing at this time. We recommend that you consider the following organizations for your used clothing donations: The River Food Pantry, St. Vincent de Paul, The Salvation Army or Goodwill.

Please see Top Needed Items and Material Goods Donation Guidelines.

Material Donations Drop Off Hours:
    Mondays Noon – 3 pm
    Thursdays 9 am – noon
    By appointment

Smarter Ways to Give

Leave a gift in your will, retirement fund or life insurance policies to Care Net. Your legacy can be eternal.

When you include Care Net Pregnancy Center of Dane County in your will, you provide life-affirming options for generations to come! You will also become a member of our Legacy For Life -- a group of friends just like you who want to make an eternal difference.

It’s easy to leave a gift in your will

A simple line such as this one in your will can make a difference for generations to come:

I give and bequeath to Care Net Pregnancy Center of Dane County ___% of my total estate (or $___).

You can make your gift in honor of a family member or loved one. Your gift can be unrestricted or direct it toward a specific program. We will be happy to meet with you about options to designate your gift for a specific purpose. Contact Sara at sarap@carenetdane.org or 608-259-1606 ext. 223.

Designating Care Net in an IRA or Life Insurance Policy

There are other ways to make a planned gift by using a beneficiary designation in IRAs, retirement plans and/or Life Insurance Policies.

In order to name Care Net Pregnancy Center of Dane County a beneficiary, contact your retirement plan administrator, or financial institution for a change-of-beneficiary form. Decide what percentage you would like us to receive and complete and return the form to the plan administrator or your financial institution.

Save Taxes by Donating Gifts of Stock

Making a gift of stock is simple and can offer the financial benefit of no capital gains on appreciated stock and the full value of stock is tax deductible.

How to donate stock:

Your broker or financial advisor will assist you in electronically transferring your gift of stock and will require the following information from you to execute your charitable gift.

Broker: SII Investments
Financial Consultant: Gary Fossum
Account: ACY148185
DTC: 0443
Contact Number: 608-238-2608

Please inform Care Net Pregnancy Center to be sure you receive proper receipt of your gift.

Contact: Kristine at kristinef@carenetdane.org or call 608-259-1606 ext. 202 with the following information:

1) Name of Stock
2) Date of Transfer
3) Number of shares

Your broker should also provide you with the fair market value of your stock on the date of transfer for tax purposes.

United Way

Giving through United Way?

Remember, you can designate your gifts to go directly to Care Net. Using the pledge card, simply write in “Care Net Pregnancy Center of Dane County” and our address in the space provided.


Become a Champion for Life by Giving Monthly

Our Champions for Life monthly giving program is made up of people just like you who are determined to defend life and support women and men making a choice for Life.

Champions for Life make regular, monthly gifts to provide a steady stream of revenue that allows us to carry out our mission to save and transform lives day after day. Giving monthly is the most effective and efficient way to make a difference for life.

You can set up your recurring monthly donation directly from a checking or savings account. You can also have your donations charged to a credit card each month. You may cancel your donation at any time by emailing us at donate@carenetdane.org.

Care Net is a 501(c)(3) organization. Donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

Thank you for making a difference for life - One life at a time!