How to Donate

Your generous support for Center of Life makes it possible for the children and families we serve to not only survive, but thrive. We rely on donations from supporters like you to help us provide world-class programs for our community. Thank you!

There are several options for making tax-deductible contributions to Center of Life. Listed below are the options currently available for receiving donations.


Donate securely online through PayPal.


Donate through the United Way’s Contributor Choice Program by visiting the United Way of Allegheny County website to make an online donation. Our code is #1315188.


Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice. Visit, search for Center of Life (Pittsburgh, PA), and shop as you normally would.


Mail a check made payable to:

Center of Life

161 Hazelwood Ave.

Pittsburgh, PA 15207

Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program (EITC)

If you are an eligible business, your contribution to Center of Life may qualify for tax credits. Click here for more information. Below are some deadlines for applying.


  • May 15 – Business applicants who have fulfilled their 2-year commitment and wish to reapply in FY 17/18 to renew their 2-year commitment.
  • May 15 – Businesses who are in the middle of their 2-year commitment.
  • July 3 – All other businesses businesses including initial applicants and those applicants wishing to submit an additional application on top of their previously submitted 2-year commitment.

Pass-through entities, such as S-Corporations, Partnerships, LLCs, etc., can now apply the same day as C-Corporations. Applications must be submitted electronically using DCED’s Single Application for Assistance. See the business application guide in the box above.