Since 1976, Catholic Charities has fed the hungry, consoled the hurting, cared for the young, always providing help and creating hope for the people of Orange County, regardless of religion, ethnicity, culture or age.  One person or one family at a time, we do everything we can for those in need with what is given to us.

  We could not carry out this vital mission without support from many caring individuals and organizations like you.  There are several ways for you to give to Catholic Charities of Orange County.  Using the sections below, you may choose to provide a general on-line donation, an earmarked on-line donation, or download our donor form and mail a check.  You may also donate your car for charity (link at the end of the page).  Please choose the option that best suits your budget and charitable giving plan.  Every gift is necessary and appreciated.

We are counting on your help to raise the funds we desperately need to assist seniors, children, struggling families, veterans and disabled members of our Orange County Community Thank you for supporting our mission.


Over the last year, Catholic Charities of Orange County, has been hard at work helping thousands of individuals and families overcome the struggles of poverty. We are very proud to have helped over 300,000 people last fiscal year through our various programs.  And it’s all thanks to people like you!

COVID -19 Updates. We’re fighting to help more people overcome the effects of poverty during this pandemic, and we want to invite you to be a part of this charitable effort. Please donate generously so that we can continue to provide assistance to those in most need in Orange County.

With gratitude,
Catholic Charities of Orange County


On Giving Tuesday, December 1st, we will launch our 2020 Year End Giving Campaign! This annual campaign is crucial for funding our several programs and services which assist thousands of individuals and families in Orange County. Stay tuned for the official kick-off of our campaign via email and social media. Your generosity will help us continue to alleviate poverty and hardship in Orange County.

Via PayPal:

Via Authorize Net:

Please consult your tax specialist to determine which contributions are tax deductible.  Catholic Charities of Orange County, Inc.  Tax ID # 95-3031389.

Here is how we are making a difference every day:


make a donation by mail

Please download our donation form and mail it in along with your donation to the address below:

Catholic Charities of Orange County, Inc.

1820 East 16th Street Santa Ana, CA 92701


donate your car for charity