Ways to Give

Make a major difference in someone’s life. Light the path to U.S. citizenship and support adult basic education. Assist families in our community. Help a single woman overcome challenging situations and get back on her feet. Your contributions to the Catherine McAuley Center support our clients on the critical path to self-sufficiency.

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Other Ways to Support CMC

Donate something on our wishlist
Donate our most-needed items to stock our food & hygiene pantry or reduce our operational expenses.
Certain items cannot be used by our clients and are not accepted due to limited storage space. View a list of items not accepted.

Go out to eat
Support CMC by eating at Chili’s (Collins Road, Cedar Rapids location)! Print & present this coupon to direct 15% of your meal purchase to the Catherine McAuley Center!

Online shopping
By registering at AmazonSmile, 0.5% of your eligible online purchases will be donated to CMC! Please select ‘The Catherine McAuley Center Inc’ when you choose your charity.

Clean out your closet
Bring clothing or household goods you would otherwise throw out to Stuff, Etc. Quality Consignment on Blairs Ferry Road in the Catherine McAuley Center’s name. CMC will receive the proceeds, which typically add up to several hundred dollars each year! Donation receipt available upon request. Items are subject to Stuff’s usual restrictions.

Annual Giving Levels

A list of all CMC supporters and corresponding giving levels will be featured in the CMC annual report.
Companions in Mercy: $25,000 or more
Companions in Hope: $10,000 – $24,999
Companions in Strength: $5,000 – $9,999
Companions in Hospitality: $2,500 – $4,999
Companions in Grace: $1,000 – $2,499
Companions in Peace: $500 – $999
Companions in Compassion: $250 – $499
Companions in Comfort: $100 – $249
Companions in Trust: $50 – $99
Companions in Confidence: $1 – $49