Donations are always welcome

Because of the pandemic, we ask for monetary donations to help cover the cost of purchasing customized kits of school supplies for all grade levels, kindergarten through high school.  Monetary donations also help cover the cost of many cases of backpacks that are also purchased

You may donate directly to Congregations for Kids using your credit card, debit card or PayPal account through this special Congregations for Kids PayPal link.

Please enter your congregation/organization's name under "write a note."  And please click to share your address so that Congregations for Kids can thank you.

When a donation is completed (or aborted) you will automatically be sent back to this Congregations for Kids website.

Checks and money can be donated through the Congregations for Kids representative at your participating congregation or organization.  

Please check with your employer about matching gifts to Congregations for Kids.

Checks can also be mailed directly to:

Eastside Interfaith Social Concerns Council
P.O. Box 662
Bellevue, WA 98009-0662

Checks should be written to:  Congregations for Kids/EISCC

               All donations are tax deductible.

EISCC is an IRS 501(c)(3) tax exempt entity, EIN 94-3036001.

Monetary donations in 2021 totaled $38,662 from congregations, a retirement community and a business. They went toward the purchase of customized kits of school supplies and backpacks.


Please consider supporting Congregations for Kids through the GiveBIG campaign May 3-4.  Early scheduled donations are already underway.  To donate, go to  Congregations For Kids | Washington Gives ( or  Congregations for Kids’ annual Good Start Back to School project provides over 2000 students from low-income families in the Bellevue School District with backpacks and school supplies. Their backgrounds are varied:  some homeless, some from other countries, some escaping domestic violence.  All are experiencing poverty. These backpacks and school supplies give them a lifeline to normalcy.   Thank you!