Invest in the future.

Our supporters give to Need in Deed because they believe in the potential of every Philadelphia student. They believe in the power of connecting the classroom with the community to help each student realize that potential.

$25 Provide classroom supplies to students
$50 Provide our signature My Voice service-learning guide to one Philadelphia public school teacher
$100 Provide materials and supplies for service project
$250 Provide transportation for 30 students to the Shout Out (the annual showcase of student projects)
$500 Provide materials for monthly teacher in-service training
$1,000 Co-sponsor My Voice Summer Institute (two-day intensive teacher training)
$2,500 Co-sponsor for the Shout Out (the annual showcase of student projects)
$5,500 Supports one Need in Deed classroom for the school year

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Donate by Mail

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Make a Major Gift

To make a multiyear pledge, a gift of stock, or other major gift, please contact Lisa Johns at 215-964-9020 or

Give through United Way

Need in Deed’s United Way number is 8921.

Give through Pennsylvania’s Educational Improvement Tax Credit program

The PA EITC program offers your business a powerful way to earn valuable tax credits while strengthening the community you serve. For more information, contact Wendy-Anne Roberts-Johnson at 215-964-9020 or

Sponsor an Event

To join the sponsors of our annual Shout Out (showcase of student projects) or Soirée (teacher recognition event), please call Lisa Johns at 215-964-9020 or email