Gift Types

Cash Gifts

Cash donations can be put to immediate use, enabling us to provide Christ-centered care and support where the need is greatest. Please send your check payable to “PCHAS” to Presbyterian Children’s Homes and Services, 1220 N. Lindbergh Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63132.

Credit and Debit Card Gifts

Gifts using your credit or debit card can be made online by clicking Donate. You may also phone the Administrative Office in St. Louis, 800.383.8147, and ask for Mary Foster.

Gifts of Securities

You may transfer appreciated stock electronically to PCHAS. Please call any member of our Development Staff to receive stock transfer instructions. We can send these to you by U.S. mail or e-mail. Using appreciated securities provides you, the donor, with numerous benefits and a generous contribution for PCHAS. Thank you!

Tribute and Memorial Gifts

Gifts made “in honor of” or “in memory of” a special person or occasion can be made by sending a check to Presbyterian Children’s Homes and Services, 1220 N. Lindbergh Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63132. You may also make this special type of gift online by clicking Donate. We will notify the honoree or family of your tribute/memorial gift. It will also be listed in our Annual Report. In all acknowledgements, we do not disclose the amount of your gift.

You can use any method to make a gift as a tribute in honor of a special person or occasion, or in someone’s memory. Our website will provide you with the opportunity, and Presbyterian Children’s Homes and Services  will acknowledge your contribution and notify the honoree or family that a tribute or memorial gift has been made in their honor. We will not disclose the amount of the gift.

Matching Gifts

You can increase your donation with employer matching funds. Please check with your company to see if they offer this wonderful giving opportunity. If they do, they will have a form you can fill out to have your gift matched.

Federal Employees

Federal employees can easily give to Presbyterian Children’s Homes and Services of Missouri by using this code when they donate: 46916.  By joining with the Combined Federal Campaign, Gateway Chapter, it’s easier than ever for all federal employees to share a gift with our agency by having the amount automatically deducted from their paychecks.


Many individuals leave a generous legacy by designating Presbyterian Children’s Homes and Services in their will. We can provide you with suggested wording, however we do not provide tax, legal or financial advice. Please consult with an attorney or tax advisor when considering this type of gift.

Other Planned Gifts

We invite you to visit our Planned Giving Page to learn more about life income gifts, such as charitable gift annuities, charitable remainder unitrusts and charitable remainder annuity trusts. You can also learn more about outright gifts and deferred gifts. Find the gift that’s right for you!

Presbyterian Children’s Homes and Services is a 501 (c)(3) charitable organization and all donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. Our federal ID number is 75-0818172. Please send donations to our administrative office located at 1220 N. Lindbergh Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63132. Our toll free number is 800-383-8147. Thank you!