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Ways to give

Ways to give

Ways to give

Every story of hope at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Shreveport is made possible thanks to generous gifts from donors like you.

The first hospital in our health care system, Shriners Hospitals for Children — Shreveport provides the highest quality care for a wide range of orthopaedic and neuromusculoskeletal disorders and diseases. We combine world-class medical care with a child-friendly environment that includes colorful treatment rooms, a spacious outdoor playground and rehabilitation activities to give kids confidence and build life skills. Our medical team — from doctors and nurses to therapists and orthotists — puts the family first every step of the way.

There are many ways you can give. Donations of all sizes, whether they are recurring or one time, make a difference. With your gift, you help provide the very best care for children. 

Your gift makes a difference

When you give to Shriners Hospitals for Children — Shreveport, you help children by bringing them the hope they need to face difficult challenges ahead. Your gift can make anything possible for kids with orthopaedic conditions.

You can give online using our secure form. You can also give by phone at 318-226-3304 or by mail.

Cash donations

Donations, unless otherwise specified, are earmarked for the Shreveport Shriners Hospital’s general donation fund, which supports the areas of greatest need in the hospital. Checks can be made payable to:

Shriners Hospitals for Children — Shreveport
Attn: Development Office
3100 Samford Ave.
Shreveport, LA 71103


A pledge allows donors to make a larger donation over a period of time. Our fundraising efforts are significantly enhanced by these types of gifts. Donors can extend pledge payments over a two to five year time period and reminders can be sent at agreed upon intervals. To make a pledge to support Shriners Hospitals for Children, contact Jill Burda at 318-226-3304 or by email.

Make an honor or memorial gift

Donors may wish to create a tribute in memory or honor of a loved one or friend. Acknowledgment letters are mailed in keeping with IRS regulations. When next of kin name and address information is provided, we will send notification letters letting them know gifts were made. For privacy reasons, the specific gift amounts are not listed.

Celebrate the life of a friend or loved one by making a gift in their honor or memory. You may make the gift online or contact Jill Burda at 318-226-3304 or by email for questions or assistance.

Workplace giving and matching gifts

Many companies offer their employees the opportunity to give to charities through a convenient payroll deduction, sometimes doubling or tripling the impact of the gift. Contact your human resources department for more information. See if your company participates.

Stocks and securities

Your gifts of stock or securities are greatly appreciated. These gifts may result in capital gains tax savings and an immediate charitable deduction for you. For transfer instructions or additional information, contact Jill Burda at 318-226-3304 or by email.

Planned giving

A gift to Shriners Hospitals for Children — Shreveport in your will or trust, or by beneficiary designation, can ensure happy and healthy tomorrows for children. Some legacy gifts can provide reliable income to you or a loved one for life. Your long-term commitment to our mission will allow us to stay focused on delivering world-class care to children regardless of the families' ability to pay.

Corporate and foundation partnership

Your partnership with Shriners Hospitals for Children — Shreveport can build your brand, engage your employees and show your commitment to helping kids be kids – while supporting medical care for children with bone, muscle and joint conditions. Ways to partner include:

  • Financial donations
  • Sponsorship and cause marketing
  • Employee engagement
  • In-kind donations

We’d love to discuss the best way for your organization to partner with us. Contact Jill Burda at 318-226-3304 or by email.

Help us help kids!

You can become personally involved in raising much-needed funds on behalf of Shriners Hospitals for Children — Shreveport. When you attend one of our fundraising events, host a community event, start a fundraising page or donate to someone else’s fundraising efforts, you make an immediate and memorable impact on children and their families.

Host your own fundraising event

Many people host events to benefit Shriners Hospitals for Children — Shreveport each year. You can organize an event in your community or at your school and help kids be kids. Visit our fundraising events page to learn how you can help.

In-kind donations

Special toys and activities can make a patient’s experience at our hospital less stressful. You can provide the gift of new toys, crafts, games and other items for kids of all ages – from infants to teens.

Because the health and safety of our patients always comes first, Shriners Hospitals for Children — Shreveport can only accept brand-new toys, stuffed animals, games and crafts.

Due to limited storage and specific patient needs, we ask donors to choose items included on our wish list.

Learn how your donation can have the largest impact.


One of the most personal gifts you can offer is the gift of your time. Learn how by visiting our volunteer page.


You can support Shriners Hospitals for Children — Shreveport while you shop. Surprise your friends and family with extraordinary gifts and help provide life-changing care to children. Start shopping today!

Contact us

To support Shriners Hospitals for Children — Shreveport, please contact Jill Burda at 318-226-3304 or by email.

Shriners Hospitals for Children — Shreveport is a fully qualified 501(c)(3) charitable organization under IRS regulations. Donations are tax-deductible to the fullest extent provided by law.

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