Catholic Coalition for Special Education
“Whoever receives one child such as this in my name receives me.” (Matthew 18:5)

Your Donation Makes All the Difference

Giving to the Catholic Coalition for Special Education, Inc.
By supporting the Catholic Coalition for Special Education, Inc. you can make a real difference in the life of God’s very special children in your local community. Your donation today will allow a child with special learning needs to enroll in a Catholic School and provide qualified special education instruction in a Catholic school setting allowing the child to reach his or her full potential academically and spiritually.

We offer a variety of ways for you to contribute to the growth of the Catholic Coalition for Special Education, Inc. Please select the approach that works best for you:

Donate by Mail
If you prefer to make a donation by mail, we can be reached at:

Catholic Coalition for Special Education, Inc.
3750 University Blvd. W. Suite 203,
Kensington, MD. 20895

Thank you for supporting the Catholic Coalition for Special Education, Inc. and making our work possible! Donate now here.

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Corporate Partners
Corporate Partners provide support to the ever-increasing need for ‘Believe in Me’ grants to schools in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Washington and the Archdiocese of Baltimore. This important support provides grants as well as pro-bono technical assistance to select schools based on Need. Corporate Partners also provide advice and mentoring on best business practices. For information on becoming a Corporate Partner contact Anne Hummer at

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CCSE Advocate Circle (recurring gifts)
When you join the CCSE Advocates Circle, CCSE’s recurring giving program, your on-going support ensures that students with disabilities can receive a Catholic education and that the schools are equipped to accept and educate them. Your recurring gift of any amount makes the critical difference for children and youth with disabilities, their families, teachers, and schools. Your gift makes parents’ dreams of a Catholic education for their children with disabilities come true. Click here for more information.

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Memorial & Honor Gifts
Giving a gift in memory of or in honor of someone serves a two-fold purpose. Not only do you commemorate and honor someone but you also help contribute to changing a child's life for the better. All memorial and honor gifts will be acknowledged through a personal note from CCSE to the honored person(s). If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution in memory of, in tribute or in honor of someone, or to commemorate a birthday, anniversary, or wedding, please contact

Please remember to include the name and address of the honoree, or if you are making a memorial gift, please include the family address of the person being remembered.

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In-Kind Donations
Do you have items you would like to donate to our annual Spring Benefit? Gifts of concert or theatre tickets, vacation home stays, unique experiences (hot air balloon ride, ziplining, glamping are appreciated. Interested in sponsoring our events? Please contact us regarding your donation:

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Stock or Security Giving
No matter what tax bracket you are in, making gifts of appreciated stock makes sense. Tax benefits for a donor who has owned appreciated stocks for more than one year are two-fold: capital gains tax is avoided upon transfer to CCSE and the donor can receive an income tax charitable deduction for the full market value of the stock on the date of the gift. Depending on your tax bracket and the size of the gift, there may be an opportunity to carry the charitable income tax deduction over several years. To develop a plan please contact us:

» Download our Stock Transfer Form (PDF, 490kb).

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Bequests and Planned Giving
A planned gift allows a donor to contribute to CCSE over a period of years or as part of an estate plan. Properly designed, it can generate a charitable income tax deduction. It can be designated for a specific purpose or provide unrestricted support for CCSE’s activities. These gifts are made in the form of trusts, bequests or endowments.
N.B. When appreciated securities are donated, you are entitled to a deduction for full value, not just the original cost.

If you would like more information about bequests and planned giving or the benefits of leaving a legacy to CCSE please contact us:

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Employer Matching Gifts
Would you like to get your company involved in making a difference in your community? Many corporations match gifts to charitable institutions made by employees. Some will also match the gifts of employee spouses and retired employees.

Check with your HR Department to determine whether your company has a matching gift program.

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Volunteer at CCSE
Volunteers are essential in helping CCSE reach its goals and in enriching the lives of children with disabilities. Volunteers help keep our costs down so more of the funds CCSE receives goes to educating God’s very special children. Find out about the different ways you can volunteer at CCSE.


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