It's not just a donation, it's an investment in a child's future.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach and Martin Counties is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. When you donate online, by mail or with a legacy gift you join our cause and directly support children in your community. No matter how little or big the amount, donating can make a difference in the lives of young people around you.

IT'S NOT JUST A DONATION, IT'S AN INVESTMENT IN A CHILD'S FUTURE.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach and Martin Counties is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. When you donate online or by mail you join our cause and directly support children in your community. No matter how little or big the amount, donating can make a difference in the lives of young people around you.

$100

Recruits a Big for a waiting Little

$250

Makes the first meeting between a Big & Little a success with professional match training

$750

Sponsors a group of students to visit a college or tour a local business

$1500

Supports a match for 1 year with professional coaching resources

Make it A Monthly Gift

By making a monthly contribution and joining the Matchmaker monthly investment club, you’ll introduce a waiting Little to their Big Brother or Big Sister each and every month—and support matches all year round.

Your Support Goes So Far

Your financial support helps us provide our programs and services in your local community—so we can develop more college grads, community leaders, and entrepreneurs.

Recruit new Big Brother and Big Sister volunteers

Cover the costs of background checks, while ensuring trained professionals match Littles to responsible Bigs

Enable ongoing supervision and relationship support for every Big, Little and Little’s family

Provide cultural and social activities to enrich the opportunities for children

Other Ways to Give

Monthly Gifts

Be a Matchmaker: By making a monthly contribution and joining the Matchmaker monthly investment club, you’ll introduce a waiting Little to their Big Brother or Big Sister each and every month—and support matches all year round.

Corporate Matching Gifts

Matching gift programs often vary by employer, both in eligibility and in the maximum amount of the gift they will match. Some companies will match donations by employees, retirees, board of directors and/or spouses. Does your employer, your spouse’s employer, or the employer from whom you or your spouse have retired have a matching gift program? Find out today and designate Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach and Martin Counties, or contact us and we will inquire on your behalf.

Florida License Plate

Visit your tax collector from Boca Raton to Jensen Beach to find your Big Brothers Big Sisters Florida State License Plate. For each plate sold, our agency will receive $25. These funds help support the one-to-one mentoring services that serve over 590 children annually.  This is an easy way for you to help support and spread out mission and become a defender of potential today. To get your speciality license plat, visit your local county tax collector’s office.  

Donor Advised Fund (DAF)

A DAF is a centralized vehicle for charitable giving that makes it easy for donors to dedicate funds to support their favorite nonprofit organization. It also provides an operationally convenient and tax-efficient method for donors to manage their charitable giving. You can make a gift now from your DAF if your DAF is with one of the financial institutions in the DAF Direct "Please select" drop down below. There are no fees from DAF Direct.

Please Contact Linda for more information on DAF donations, LMaugerHarnish@mentorbig.org or (561) 337-3486.

IRA Distribution

You can satisfy your Required Minimum Distribution (RMD) by making a Qualified Charitable Distribution directly to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach and Martin Counties and lower your federal tax bill. Your lower Adjusted Gross Income may reduce your Medicare premiums and cause less of your Social Security benefits to be taxable.

Stocks & Securities

You invest. A child profits. It’s that simple. By making a donation in the form of stocks, bonds, mutual funds or other appreciated securities, you are making an investment in the future of children in our community. As a donor, you are entitled to take a charitable deduction for the full fair-market value of appreciated securities held longer than one year. We will need the following information from you: your name, phone number, mailing and email addresses, the type of stock, number of shares and approximate value, the purpose of the gift, and contact information for the broker in charge of the transfer.

To complete a stock transfer, provide your broker with the following information:

  • Fidelity Investments DTC Number - 0226
  • Account Number - Z40295351
  • Account Name - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach and Martin Counties

Please Contact Linda for more information on Stocks & Securities donations, LMaugerHarnish@mentorbig.org or (561) 337-3486.

Facebook Fundraisers

Facebook fundraisers are an easy way to encourage your friends to support your favorite charity in honor of your birthday, anniversary or for no occasion at all. To create a fundraiser on Facebook, click here or follow these steps:

  1. Click Fundraisers in the left menu of your News Feed
  2. Click Raise Money
  3. Select Nonprofit or Charity
  4. Select Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach and Martin Counties
  5. Choose a cover photo and fill in the fundraiser details
  6. Click Create
Amazon Smile

AmazonSmile is a simple way for you to support Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach and Martin Counties every time you shop, at no cost to you. AmazonSmile is available at smile.amazon.com on your web browser and can be activated in the Amazon Shopping app for iOS and Android phones. When you shop AmazonSmile, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added benefit that AmazonSmile will donate 0.5% of your eligible purchases to the charitable organization of your choice. It's easy to change your designated charity to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach and Martin Counties! Simply click here or login to your account at smile.amazon.com, select Your Amazon Smile under Your Account and click on Change Charity then enter Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach and Martin Counties. 

Clothing & Household Goods

Green and Free Thrift Store accepts and sells gently used clothing, household items, art, appliances, tools, and more. When you mention Big Brothers Big Sisters proceeds of the sale go to support our mission and programs. Bring items to 1980 S. Congress, West Palm Beach, 33406 (Closest Intersection Congress and Forest Hill). Call 561-530-3531 for questions, store hours, etc. Shopping is more fun when it’s for a cause.

Volunteer Activities

Explore volunteer options for your group for one day activities that make a big impact. To learn more Click Here

To view our Donor Policy please Click Here

It's not just a donation, it's an investment in a child's future.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach and Martin Counties is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. When you donate online or by mail you join our cause and directly support children in your community. No matter how little or big the amount, donating can make a difference in the lives of young people around you.

It's not just a donation, it's an investment in a child's future.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach and Martin Counties is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. When you donate online or by mail you join our cause and directly support children in your community. No matter how little or big the amount, donating can make a difference in the lives of young people around you.