Do you have extra tickets?  Gift cards?  Hotel space?  Professional hours?  With as many programs as we run, we can use almost anything you have!

Donate via Check

All Checks should be made payable to Adopt-A-Family and mailed or delivered to either address:

​Kent/Sussex County
13 SW Front Street, Suite 103
Milford, DE 19963
(302) 424-7260

New Castle County Location

3301 Green Street
Claymont, DE 19703
(302) 792-6510

We can help, because you do

Give today to Adopt-A-Family Delaware!

Adopt-A- Family is coordinated by the DHSS, Division of State Service Centers, under leadership of the Human Services Council, Inc., a 501c3 advisory board. This relationship allows for a public-private partnership that works to support families throughout the year. Adopt-A- Family is completely funded by individuals, community agencies, churches, and corporations with administrative support from DHSS/DSSC. Therefore, all donations are managed by the Human Services Council, Inc. and 100% of all donations are used to provide direct support to needy families.

Stay Connected


Can't make a monetary donation? Don't let that stop you from helping! One way that Adopt-A-Family keeps its expenses low is by relying on a small army of amazing volunteers.  Join us in our fight against poverty!

Corporate Partnerships     

We are thankful to all of our corporate sponsors! If you're part of a business that may be interested in partnering with Adopt-A-Family, please click below to learn more!

Through iGive

Click here to register for and use it to donate to Adopt-A-Family, through online purchases. 

From this iGive toolbar, you’ll be making a donation to Adopt-A-Family!

Holiday Giving

Fruitcakes are overdone, poinsettias pass away, and parties end.  This holiday, consider giving a gift that really does keep on giving to families who need it most.

Whether you are a business, organization, or individual, there are so many ways to donate to Adopt-A-Family Delaware. You can become a sponsor of our Adopt-A-Student or Holiday programs. You can make a monetary donation. You can organize your community organization or corporate group and create an external fundraiser or you can donate gift cards. We can be creative in tailoring your philanthropic goals. 

Through the Annual United Way Campaign

Donors wishing to contribute to Adopt-A-Family may donate through the United Way annual campaign. Adopt-A-Family is a write-in agency and therefore donors must use the Write-In Code #9102 in the "Specific Care" area on your United Way of Delaware Pledge Form.


Financial donations from caring individuals and compassionate corporations are the lifeblood that keeps Adopt-A-Family in action.  Please consider donating today through PayPal.