THE GUARDIAN SOCIETY

A “Guardian” is a protector or guard; often, a keeper for children who are unable to protect themselves. Dottie’s legacy of caring and giving to children who have been abused, neglected, or abandoned can be supported by joining The Guardian Society.
The Guardian Society

is the Annual Giving Program of A Kid’s Place. It represents our community of supporters who see themselves as philanthropist and advocates for children who are unable to care for and protect themselves. Through your contributions as a guardian to our children you make an immediate impact to the brothers and sisters living in our care.

Following in the legacy of our late founder and visionary Dottie Berger MacKinnon, this program was launched in her honor to ensure that we have the funds needed to give our children a safe and loving home for decades to come.

As a member of the Guardian Society you join A Kid’s Place most loyal donors who support our mission and play a pivotal part of propelling our work forward.

Generous philanthropic support is crucial to the success of A Kid’s Place. With extraordinary commitment from our donors we are able to give foster children the resources they need. Through your contributions, you are a guardian to our children and make an immediate impact to the brothers and sisters living at A Kid’s Place. By being part of The Guardian Society, you are supporting Dottie Berger MacKinnon’s vision of caring and giving to children who have been abused, neglected, and abandoned.
Annual Donors include individuals, corporations, sponsorships, grants, and foundation gifts. All gifts made during the fiscal year will be recorded in the annual report.
  • Dottie’s Angels – $50,000 and up
  • Heroes – $25,000 to $49,999
  • Leaders – $10,000 to $24,999
  • Protectors – $5,000 to $9,999
  • Champions – $2,500 to $4,999
  • Advocators – $1,000 to $2,499
  • Supporters – $500 to $999

*Our annual listing will include Individual Donors, Corporations, Sponsorships, Grants and Foundation Gifts. Gifts will be recognized during the fiscal year, July 1st through June 30th. Any gifts received after June 30th will be recognized in the next fiscal year. With your help, we are providing a safe, loving, and nurturing home for foster children.

Dottie’s Guardian Angels are an Elite group of philanthropic individuals and companies who have committed to make a significant annual contribution to A Kid’s Place each year for three to five years.
  •  $50,000 and above annually
  •  $25,000 – $49,999 and above annually
  •  $10,000 – $24,999 and above annually
  •  $5,000 – $9,999 and above annually
  •  $1,000 – $4,999 and above annually

Our Rising Angels

Capital gifts provide funds that will be spent to acquire property or improve a physical asset. A capital campaign is a time-limited effort to raise significant dollars for a specific project.

Dottie’s Legacy Circles

We recognize esteemed members of Dottie’s Legacy Circle individuals who have notified us of a planned gift such as life insurance, annuities, remainder trusts, and Endowment gifts all which are vital to preserving the future of A Kid’s Place.  Gifts of any amount are encouraged and greatly appreciated, and named endowments may be created with a minimum gift of $10,000.

Legal Name: A Kid’s Place of Tampa Bay Inc.

Address: 1715 Lithia Pinecrest Road, Brandon, FL 33511

Federal Tax ID: 26-2757636