Help us make cities better for everyone!
Center for Resilient Cities cultivates robust and thriving urban communities that are healthy, just, economically viable and environmentally sound. By focusing our work in disadvantaged neighborhoods, we help to bring resources to the communities that have the greatest need. Our innovative projects and programs are making a positive impact on our community and your financial support can help us lead the way.
We rely on the generous support of community partners and individuals to meet our annual budget. Your gift will ensure that we continue to provide innovative projects and programs to help communities thrive.
Annual Reports and GuideStar Transparency Rating
Click on the year to see our most recent annual reports:
Center for Resilient Cities achieved GuideStar’s Gold Level Seal of Transparency in 2017. To learn more, click on the gold seal at the bottom of this page.
Make a Donation
Make a one-time gift today or become one of our sustaining supporters by setting up a recurring gift through our secure online donation site.
Other Ways of Giving
Automatic Payroll Deductions
Our membership in Community Shares of Wisconsin allows employees who work for companies and organizations that offer workplace giving campaigns to set up automatic payroll deductions to your favorite charity or charities. We hope you choose us as one of the organizations you support! Contact your human resource department to find out if your employer participates.
Gifts of Stock and Other Appreciated Assets
Appreciated assets can create big tax headaches. Gifting them directly to charity can help fulfill your philanthropic wishes while providing you tax benefits as well. Since we are a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, we can put 100% of the sale proceeds to work to help make communities more resilient. Contact our development staff to review our policy for accepting appreciated assets.
Name Center for Resilient Cities as the beneficiary on your insurance, IRA, 401(k)/403(b) and other beneficiary designated holdings. Please let us know so we can include you in our Legacy Society.
Giving for Greatest Impact
Contact our Business Office to discuss a smarter and more cost effective way to give. Our staff will work with your legal and tax advisors to help make your philanthropic aspirations create long-term, sustainable support for the issues that you care the most about.