Ways to Give


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The James B. Moran Center for Youth Advocacy is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, EIN 36-3180725.
Charitable donations to the Moran Center are tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowable by law.

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Personal Check

To make a contribution by check please mail your check, payable to The Moran Center, to:

James B. Moran Center for Youth Advocacy
1900 A Dempster Street
Evanston, IL 60202

Employer Matching Gifts & Workplace Giving

Many employers match donations made by employees. Ask your human resources department or check your company’s employee website to complete the required forms. It is an easy way to double the impact of your gift.

Gifts of Stock

To make a stock gift to the Moran Center follow these steps: 

  1. Please contact Shirley Sierra at ssierra@moran-center.org or 847-492-1410 to notify her of your gift.
  2. Please transfer the securities to the account of the James B. Moran Center for Youth Advocacy at Wintrust Bank. 
    • Business name: James B Moran Center For Youth Advocacy
    • Bank: Wintrust Bank
    • DTC#–0141
    • Account #–5871-9156

Contact Shirley Sierra at ssierra@moran-center.org or 847-492-1410 if any questions arise.

In-Kind Gifts

We always accept in-kind donations to help us serve our clients.  If you would like to make an in-kind donation, please contact Shirley Sierra at ssierra@moran-center.org. Our current wish list includes:

  • Graphic design services
  • Gift cards ($10 or $20) to Target, Subway, Valli, Jewel-Osco, and Office Depot
  • Wireless printers
  • Printing and copying services

Financial Transparency

The Moran Center is committed to ethical, transparent fund development and financial best practices, in accordance with IRS regulations and the AFP Code of Ethics. 

Please contact Rachel J. Solomon, Director of Development if you would like to learn more about our financials or how your gift will be used to advance our mission.

Financial Statements for Year Ending June 30, 2023