Donate Online

Ark is an independent, not-for-profit agency.  You are the key to providing free crisis child care to families in need.  Your tax-deductible contributions are always appreciated.

There are several things you can do right now to help protect the children at Ark Crisis Child Care Center. YOU can make a difference in the life a child with your gift!

  • Donate online using our secure donation site (click on the hand on the right side of the web page)
  • Send a donation in the mail
  • Consider making a planned gift
  • Donate items on our wishlist
  • Volunteer your time
  • Sponsor an event or fundraising activity

Ark Crisis Child Care Center is proud to be a United Way agency.  A portion of the donations you make to United Way supports Ark Crisis Child Care Center.  You may also designate Ark as the beneficiary of your United Way pledge.

Send a donation in the mail to:

Ark Crisis Child Care Center
415 Lincoln Avenue
Evansville, Indiana 47713

Planned Giving

Planned giving is a wonderful way for you to make a significant contribution to the work of Ark Crisis Child Care Center while minimizing after-tax costs. There are several types of planned gifts, so you can find a type of gift that meets your financial giving preferences. Some examples of planned gifts are:


  • Charitable Remainder Trusts
  • Charitable Lead Trusts
  • Gift Annuities
  • Estate Gifts
  • Real Estate Gifts

Benefits of Planned Giving

Here are a few benefits you can generally expect, depending on the type of planned gift:

  • Fulfill philanthropic goals
  • Retain a stream of income for life for you or other beneficiaries
  • Reduce income tax through a deduction for the gift
  • Avoid capital-gain tax on gifts of long-term appreciated property
  • Increase spendable income
  • Eliminate potential federal estate tax on property passing to charity upon your death
  • Reduce costs and time in estate settlement