We are in critical need of basic essentials

In times like these, vulnerable victims of abuse need our protection and support more than ever. We never close, because the needs of abuse victims don’t disappear during a pandemic; in fact, they increase significantly.

The programs and services we continue to operate around the clock include our Crisis Shelter, 24-hour Helpline, Child Abuse Response Effort (CARE), Sexual Assault Response Center, client counseling, and legal advocacy.

In order to ensure the health and safety of our residents, clients and staff, we have temporarily ceased donation drop-offs at our facility. This leaves us in need of critical essentials and basic supplies–from food for infants, children and adults, to cleaning and sanitizing products that mitigate the spread of COVID-19.

Your gift today will make a life-saving difference “within these walls” and beyond.

New 2020 Tax Incentives
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The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), which passed on March 27, 2020, includes charitable 501(c)3 giving incentives for individuals and businesses.

~ Non-Itemizers: Can donate up to $300 in the 2020 tax year. They will receive a one-time, above-the-line, deduction credit.

~ Itemizers: May donate up to 100 percent of their Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) to a qualifying 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.

~ Corporations: Can deduct charitable contributions up to 25 percent of the corporation’s taxable income to qualifying 501(c)3 organizations.

NOTE: Consult your tax preparer for information and guidance on charitable deductions.

 

LACASA is an independent, locally-based 501(c)3 nonprofit organization

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Open

  • 24/7 Crisis Shelter
  • 24/7 Helpline
  • Child Abuse Response Effort (CARE)
  • Sexual Assault Response Center

By Appointment

  • Individual/Virtual Counseling
  • Individual/Virtual Legal Advocacy

Closed

  • Walk-in visitors/guests
  • Donation drop-offs
  • Administrative offices
  • LACASA Collection boutique

Postponed

  • Classes & Workshops
  • Volunteer Activities
  • Awareness Events
  • Fundraising Events
  • Public Meetings
  • Committee Meetings

 Rescheduled

  • “Drive Out Child Abuse” Golf Scramble
    Changed to Monday, Aug.17

Heroes Helping

We are deeply touched by the businesses and organizations that generously contributed to LACASA during COVID-19.  You helped provide critical supplies for our 24-hour facilities. Thank you!