Your Gift, Small or Large, Will Make a Difference!


Assistance League of Capistrano Valley is a nonprofit 501(c)(3).  Your contributions are fully tax deductible.  We are an all-volunteer organization with no paid staff, therefore your contribution is maximized.  All donations benefit children in need through our philanthropic programs. Your gifts are greatly appreciated.

We are proud to be a GuideStar Exchange Gold Participant!  Click on the GuideStar logo to review the Nonprofit Report on Assistance League of Capistrano Valley provided by GuideStar Exchange.

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Individual Donations

Contributions can be made online or by check.  Click the DONATE NOW tab to give online.  You may also use the United Way donor-designated program at your workplace.
Mail check to:
Assistance League of Capistrano Valley
P.O. Box 133
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92693-0133

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Thrift Shop Donations

Proceeds from our Thrift Shop help fund our philanthropic programs.  Bring your donations of new or gently-used items to The Bargain Box at 526 North El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA  92672.  Stay to shop.  We offer quality merchandise at affordable prices.

Grants from Corporations and Foundations

Assistance League of Capistrano Valley Grants Committee writes proposals to support our philanthropic programs.  Grants are especially helpful during this time of great need throughout our community.

Honor Family and Friends

Donations may be made to honor the memory of a loved one or celebrate significant events.  We will send a card to the person or family you have chosen to honor.  Gift amounts are not listed.

A donation gift can also be dedicated on our DONATE NOW page.

Planned Giving

When forming or reviewing your estate plan, we would welcome including Assistance League of Capistrano Valley in your planned giving as a 501(c)(3) charity eligible for charitable deductions. The contribution can take many forms as simple as leaving a specific “Cash Bequest” in your Last Will or Living Trust to forming a “Charitable Remainder Unitrust,” or a “Charitable Lead Trust,” or a “Charitable Gift Annuity.”

Donors may also name Assistance League of Capistrano Valley as a beneficiary of their trust, IRA, or retirement plan, or other form of planned giving. Often these gifts receive tax benefits can be explained by your accountant or other professional advisor. With any gift, large or small, Assistance League of Capistrano Valley greatly appreciates your act of giving to further our efforts to provide caring and commitment through community based philanthropic projects. Thank you for your consideration.