At Shriners Hospitals for Children, the health and safety of our patients, families, volunteers and staff is our top priority. With the evolving situation regarding COVID-19, we are closely monitoring updates from local health departments and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and are actively following their recommendations.

If your child has an upcoming appointment, please contact your local Shriners Hospitals for Children location.

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Ways to give

Ways to give

There are many ways to support our mission

  • A one-time or monthly cash donation
  • A gift to honor or remember a loved one
  • A charitable bequest in your will
  • Gifts of appreciated assets or real estate
  • Other planned giving opportunities such as charitable gift annuities or charitable remainder trusts
  • A gift through our text-to-give program – text “LOVE” to 80100 using your mobile device to give $5. The amount will be charged to your cell phone bill.

Giving methods

To give by check, please make payable to: Shriners Children's Ohio

Mail to:

Shriners Children's Ohio
Attn: Development Department
One Children's Plaza-2 West
Dayton, OH 45404

To give by phone or online:
Call the development office at 513-872-6054 or donate online now.

Make an honor or memorial gift

Donors may wish to create a tribute in memory or honor of a loved one or friend. Acknowledgment letters are mailed in keeping with IRS regulations. When next of kin name and address information is provided, we will send notification letters letting them know gifts were made. For privacy reasons, the specific gift amounts are not listed.

Celebrate the life of a friend or loved one by making a gift online in their honor or memory, or contact Bethany Deines at 513-872-6029 by email.

Stocks and securities

Your gifts of stock or securities are greatly appreciated. These gifts may result in capital gains tax savings and an immediate charitable deduction for you. For transfer instructions or additional information, call 513-872-6029 or email.

Planned giving

A gift to Shriners Children's Ohio in your will or trust, or by beneficiary designation, can ensure happy and healthy tomorrows for children. Some legacy gifts can provide reliable income to you or a loved one for life. Your long-term commitment to our mission will allow us to stay focused on delivering world-class care to children regardless of the families' ability to pay.

Fundraisers and special events

You can become personally involved in raising much-needed funds on behalf of Shriners Children's Ohio. When you attend or host one of our community fundraising events, start a fundraising page or donate to someone else’s fundraising efforts, you make an immediate and memorable impact on children and their families.

Corporate giving

Facilitating a corporate gift, matching gift or workplace giving program will lend valuable support to our hospital.

For more information, contact the Donor Development Department via email or by phone at 513-872-6054.

Non-cash gifts/Gifts-in-kind

For those wishing to purchase specific items, view our wish list.