Every dollar counts! Donate to help families served by the CEC and restore hope for a brighter future.

Make a monthly donation to help families all year long.

Donate now to make a difference in someone’s life!

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Annual Partner

Become an Annual Partner with the CEC and have an impact on the agency’s programs and events all year long.  Multiple options available to suit your participation and marketing priorities. Annual Partners not only help stabilize fund raising events but also leverage additional support for the CEC all year long.  Please consider becoming a CEC Annual Partner now!

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The CEC hosts several fundraising events every year and you are invited to sponsor at various levels.  Sponsoring a CEC fundraising event is a great way of connecting with the community. You can make a difference by introducing your friends and business partners to the CEC and our mission which also displays your dedication to the world around you.  There are several great options to sponsor that include varying levels of marketing exposure for you and your company.

Fund a Need

  • $50 Provides one month of groceries for a family
  • $100 Provides three months of diapers for a family with a two year-old and a newborn
  • $500 Provides one month of financial coaching to four families
  • $1,000 Provides GED classes and certification testing for three single parents
  • $1,800 Provides backpacks and supplies for 40 students at the BISD Refresh Back to School Event
  • $2,500 Provides housing for four homeless families for three months

General Donation

“Do all the good that you can,
By all the means you can,
In all the ways you can,
In all the places you can,
At all the times you can,
To all the people you can,
As long as ever you can.” – John Wesley

Furniture Donation

The CEC gladly accepts furniture donations!  We like to copy the phrase made famous by Blue Bell Ice Cream……we use all we can to help families in our programs, and we sell the rest!

If you have furniture you are ready to part with, you can either drop it off yourself at Second Glance Resale Shop or get on the schedule for us to pick it up.  Call 817-281-1164 before you donate!  That way we can make sure we have room take it and get you on the schedule for a pick up.

Items that cannot be accepted: Mattresses/box Springs, medical equipment, helmets, recalled and older baby items, any items with strong odors or heavily soiled, broken items, large appliances.  

Second Glance Thrift Shop
6308 Rufe Snow Dr,|
Fort Worth, TX 76148 

Donations accepted 9:00 – 5:30 Monday -Saturday and 12:00 – 4:30 on Sunday.  

Other Ways to Give

There are many ways to give to the valuable programs at the CEC:

Stocks, Planned giving, In memorial, In honorarium, Bequests. To find what fits best for you contact us at