Other Ways to Give

There are many ways to make a difference in the lives of struggling military and veteran families at the VFW National Home for Children.

There are so many ways to give, many that may be something you already do.

Gifts from your IRA

If you are 70.5 or older, a gift directly from your IRA called a Qualified Charitable Distribution (QCD) is a smart way to make a tax-free donation to the VFW National Home.

Learn more about QCD donations and how they can make a big difference on your tax return here.

Making Your Gift from your IRA

To ensure that your gift from your IRA is properly processed and that you are listed as the donor of record, please have all checks directed to the address below. It is very important that you also contact us at 517-663-7931 or narchambeau@vfwnationalhome.org to let us know to expect your gift.

VFW National Home for Children

Attn:  Nancy Archambeau
3573 S Waverly Rd
Eaton Rapids, MI 48827

Gifts of Stocks and other Securities

Gifts of stock can help the National Home continue its mission of helping military and veteran families.  

To donate shares of stock to the VFW National Home for Children, please contact Nancy Archambeau at 517-663-7931 or email narchambeau@vfwnationalhome.org for instructions.

Amazon’s Wish List

The National Home’s Amazon wish list is a great way to buy items that are needed for the day-to-day running of the National Home. You could buy something small like snow shovels or hand sanitizer or organize a fundraiser to purchase bigger-ticket items like play sets for the nursery. 

View giving instructions and our wish list on Amazon.

Amazon’s Smile

Amazon has a great program that helps raise money for nonprofits while people shop — AmazonSmile. Here’s how it works:

1. AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible purchases to the National Home.

2. Go to AmazonSmile with the National Home already selected by using this link.

3. Then log in to your Amazon account and start shopping!

Gifts in Kind

Due to health and safety concerns, we are unable to accept gifts In kind at this time.  Sorry for the inconvenience. 



Donations: 866-483-9642​​
For Help: 800-313-4200
General: 800-424-8360

info@vfwnationalhome.org
3573 S Waverly Rd.
Eaton Rapids, MI 48827