Donate or Volunteer

SUPPORT CLEVELAND SIGHT CENTER

The success of Cleveland Sight Center (CSC) is greatly enhanced through the contributions of donors and volunteers. Without your help, CSC would be unable to provide the quality and quantity of programs and services benefitting those who are blind or experience low vision.

Donate Now

Your gift will make a difference. Please support CSC clients through your targeted philanthropy and make a secure online gift today!

Become a Volunteer

Volunteers significantly impact CSC, providing over 13,000 service hours annually. We are committed to matching your interests and skills to opportunities that meet client needs. Click here to learn how you can make a difference with your time through our numerous volunteer opportunities. 

Record Your Volunteer Hours

Volunteers can record their hours in the CSC Volunteer Portal here.

 

Ways to Give

Cash, Check or Credit Card

Support CSC’s clients through financial contributions.  Click here to donate now. Donations can also be made over the phone by calling 216-791-8118 or by regular mail at 1909 East 101st Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, checks made payable to Cleveland Sight Center.

Matching Gifts

Many companies offer matching gift benefits to their employees, doubling the value of their charitable contributions. These donations make a critical difference.

Before you make your gift to Cleveland Sight Center,  please check out the National Company List or with your company's human resources or benefits office to see if your employer has a corporate matching gift program that will make your support go twice as far.

Volunteer Matching Gifts

Does your employer offer a matching gift program for your volunteer hours? If so, won’t you consider applying? It can make your volunteer service go twice as far.

Stock Gifts

Thank you for considering a stock gift to Cleveland Sight Center. For information and instructions regarding the donation of stock, contact Robert Marquardt at First Clearing Corp/Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC at 216-378-2747 or Melanie Sliman 216-791-8118 or msliman@clevelandsightcenter.org.

In-Kind Donations

Cleveland Sight Center accepts various types of in-kind gifts. We can make best use of the following in-kind items:

  • Eyeglasses
  • Gently used assistive technology aids – CCTVs, magnifiers, talking watches and clocks, white canes.

For inquiries about in-kind donations, please call 216-791-8118.

Planned Giving

Planned Giving allows you to arrange your charitable contributions in ways that maximize your philanthropic objectives and your available tax benefits. Discover how Planned Giving might allow you to do even more than you thought to benefit CSC clients and establish your own legacy of support. 

Donor Policy

CSC is very grateful for those who make the decision to contribute to the success of our clients. Therefore, CSC promises to respect your donor rights and privacy. View our commitment to you in the CSC Donor Policy.

 

Disclosure Requirements (for Florida Residents only)

This notice serves as a reminder that the State of Florida Solicitation of Contributions Act requires registered charities to conspicuously display their registration number and the disclosure statement below on every solicitation, confirmation, receipt, or reminder of a contribution, including websites. s. 496.411, F.S.

"A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE WITHIN THE STATE. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE."

• 1-800-HELP-FLA (435-7352)

www.FloridaConsumerHelp.com