Support Mount Dora Children’s Home

Your gift to the Back-To-School Fund will help our children have the supplies they need and receive a quality Christian education

One of the blessings for children at Mount Dora Children’s Home is getting to attend a high-quality, Christian school. At our Academy, they learn Godly principles from Christian teachers and are surrounded by fellow students who share their love of Jesus. Their tuition is paid by generous people just like you.

Our kids need your help as we purchase supplies, backpacks, clothing, athletic equipment, and many other necessary items.  Most of these children arrive in Mount Dora with only the clothes on their backs, and little else.

Your gift of $100 or more will enable them to start a new school year on the same footing as the other 600 students. More importantly, your gift will let them know that there are people who love and care for them.

Can we count on you to send your best gift today?
  It will truly make a difference in the life of a child!

Renovations underway on single-parent housing; Donations now being accepted to complete upgrades

It’s makeover time for the campus housing used by the Single-Parent Program at MDCH.  Renovations to the apartments and houses are expected to cost about $60,000.  The apartments were built in the 1970s and the houses are even older. Most have never seen significant updates.

The first housing unit to be renovated is the home shown here on North McDonald Street. It’s receiving new flooring, windows, roof, kitchen appliances, fixtures, interior and exterior paint, and landscaping.

You can help us complete this much-needed transformation by clicking the button below and donating to the Single-Parent Program housing renovation fund. Thank you for helping provide better living conditions for our single-parent families.

One-time and recurring donations

Your donations to Mount Dora Children’s Home help support our ministry with needy children and single parents. Donations may be made online, by phone or by mail. We accept cash, checks, debit and credit cards, and gift cards. We are an IRS 501(c)(3) nonprofit, charitable agency.

Make a Donation

Unable to make a sizable one-time gift but want to help support Mount Dora Children’s Home? Consider starting a recurring (monthly) giving plan. You can give any amount per month that fits your budget — $25, $100, $250, etc. Small, monthly donations add up! Giving just $100 per month equals a donation of $1,200 per year! Click the button below to sign up for a monthly or periodic donation plan.

Start A Recurring Donation

Automated giving now available

Regular donations help us cover ongoing expenses and allow you to make a larger gift by spreading it over a longer period of time. Here are some of the ways you can become a regular donor through automated monthly or quarterly donations:

  • Credit or debit card
    One of the easiest ways to automate your donations is through regular (monthly or quarterly) donations from your credit or debit card. You can select the amount, frequency, and date of your donation from your credit or debit card. To start making automatic donations, just click the button below and sign up today!
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  • Online bill payment
    You may be accustomed to paying other bills using online bill payment. If so, contact your bank or financial institution and set up a regular payment to the Children’s Home.
  • Automatic bank drafts (ACH)
    Your bank, credit union or other financial institution can deduct a set amount from your account on a monthly or periodic basis and send a check to us. If you would like to use the ACH method, click on the ACH tab and print out the form. Complete the form and return it to us with a cancelled check or deposit slip and we will submit it to your bank for processing. Click here to download the ACH form

Honor and Memorial Gifts

We all know someone special, a person whose life has been an inspiration for our very own. Sometimes it is difficult to repay a person for his or her example to us. However, there is an excellent way to honor that person. Because this person has meant so much to you, you can pay tribute to them with an Honor or Memorial Gift to the Children’s Home. A letter of acknowledgement will be sent to the person or family advising them of the gift (the gift amount is not disclosed).

Donate an Honor or Memorial Gift Now

Corporate Matching Gifts

Many companies have programs for their employees whereby they will match charitable contributions to qualifying organizations like the Mount Dora Children’s Home. Check with your Human Resources or Payroll office to see if your company participates in this type of program. If so, please contact us so that we can provide them with a copy of our IRS 501(c)(3) non-profit status and confirmation of your gift. What a wonderful way to DOUBLE your gifts to the Children’s Home!

Donate a Vehicle

Car image for new websiteLooking for a quick way to help? Consider donating a car, boat, motorcycle, or recreational vehicle to the Children’s Home. It’s fast, easy, and best of all, tax deductible! No matter what condition the vehicle is in, we will make arrangements to have it picked up or towed to our campus or the nearest donation center. You’ll need the VIN number and a clear title in order to make a vehicle donation. If you’re in the Central Florida area, call us directly at 352-383-0762 for more information. Outside of this area, please press the “Donate” button below and follow the steps.

Donate a Vehicle

For additional information on vehicle donations click on this link:

A Donor’s Guide to Vehicle Donations by the IRS.

Amazon Smile

Smile-bannerYou Shop. Amazon Gives. Amazon donates 0.5 percent of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice. AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service. Support your charitable organization by starting your shopping at smile.amazon.com. Select “Christian Home and Bible School” from the list.

Planned Giving

You can make a lasting impact on the future by remembering Mount Dora Children’s Home in your estate plan or other major gifts. Your gifts can help transform the lives of needy children and families both now and for generations to come.

Learn More about Planned Giving Opportunities

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