Donations from volunteers, parents, friends, and other advocates of gardening, fresh food and the good health of children and their families support all facets of our educational and outreach work. Your generosity allows us to develop and enrich our offerings throughout California, ensuring that today’s children enjoy opportunities that are continually expanding. Your gift to Kids Growing Strong goes straight to work for children in California providing them with rich educational opportuniaties and supporting the dedicated volunteers who guide them on their path toward a healthy lifestyle filled with the joy of lifelong learning.

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Our work is much appreciated by families throughout the state but simply would not be possible without the help of our volunteers, partners and sponsors, and most of all by the generous donations from supporters like you. We thank you! We promise to work diligently and put your donation to the very best use possible.  You can make a donation online using our PayPal, our secure online giving form below or by sending a check by mail.

Donations by Check:

Mail your check to: Kids Growing Strong P.O. Box 6742 Westlake VIlage, CA 91359-6742

Donations by Credit Card via PayPal:

You do not have to have a Paypal Account to use a Credit Card via Paypal. Click on the link below to go to the payment page.


  If you would like to discuss making a gift for a specific purpose, or would like to talk further about a donation, please contact: Maryanne Lucas Founder & Executive Director mlucas at

Become a “Friend” of Kids Growing Strong

Consider becoming part of the Kids Growing Strong family. For just $35, you not only have the satisfaction of supporting the work of Kids Growing Strong, you get a bag full of goodies besides! Want to know more? Click here!  


We deeply appreciate every gift that supports all aspects of the exciting programs delivered by Kids Growing Strong. Here are some recent examples of a few recent donations that have made a difference in helping to reach more and more children and their families.