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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

Past annual reports and annual audits are available upon written request. Please contact Marcia Caton Campbell, Executive Director.

Center for Resilient Cities has achieved GuideStar’s Gold Level Seal of Transparency for 2020. To learn more, click on the gold seal.

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. Just click the green “Donate” button at the top of this page.

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.

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Sign up at to have a portion of your purchases funnel to us.

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 office to review our policy for accepting appreciated assets.

Beneficiary Designation
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.