How Can You Help CARE
* Shop to Benefit CARE **
Enjoy online shopping at your favorite store and donate to Escapees CARE at the same time!
The iGive.com website is a shopping website portal.
Think of iGive.com as the front door to a shopping mall with over 650 shops inside. Many of your favorite online sellers are there: Best Buy, JC Penney, Cabela's, Target, Camping World, Land's End , Omaha Steaks, Bass Pro Shops, and the list goes on.
Every one of these sellers will donate a percentage of your purchase total to Escapees CARE.
Yes, it's as simple as:
(1) first, register at www.iGive.com. It's free.
(2) Second, designate Escapees CARE as your "worthy cause" of choice.
Please be sure you designate "Escapees CARE," as there is another CARE charity.
(3) Third, shop!
Another way to donate is by using "Goodsearch". Before doing on line searches; go to www.goodsearch.com, type in Escapees CARE, then do your online search.
"Goodsearch" donates about a penny a search to your favorite non-profit organization.
Monetary donations from Escapees members make up approximately 40% of Escapees CARE's budget. Also, donations paid for building the Escapees CARE Center.
Your donations help keep the cost of Escapees CARE residency far below any other adult day care program.
Some folks find it is easier to donate a small amount monthly and have their donation automatically deducted from their bank account or automatically charged to their Visa or MasterCard. They say they hardly miss a monthly donation of $10 or more, and it helps Escapees CARE.
Donations can, also, be made in the form of pledges and can be made in easy payments over any time period you select. Please donate whatever you can.
Donations via PayPal are now available. Simply click on Donate below.
When your donations total $100, you will receive a Escapees CARE jewelry pin to wear, When your donations total $1,000 or more, you will receive a gold donor pin, and your name will appear on the $1,000 donor plaque mounted at the Escapees CARE Center..
Send Hand-Crafted Donations
CARE welcomes donations of hand-crafted items for a gift shop operated by the residents. If you are a crafter, please consider donating. Funds raised at the gift shop help to pay for resident activities.
Volunteer Your Time
Volunteers are especially needed during spring and summer months, but are welcome any time. Volunteers are needed for the following:
- Kitchen cleanup
- Maintenance chores
- Driving residents to appointments
- On call "responders" for evenings and weekends
155 CARE Center Drive
Livingston, TX 77351