How Your Donation Helps

  • $25 to cover small toys to reinforce behavior for one student

  • $50 to cover a picture communication book for one non-verbal student

  • $100 to cover the cost of fuel for community experiences for 24 students

  • $250 to cover an extra durable desk and chair for one student

  • $500 to cover the cost of a fully equipped iPad for one student

  • $1,000 to cover a full year of field trip transportation for one class

  • $1,500 to cover 6 weeks of drama instruction for one classroom

  • $2,500 to cover 12 weeks of art instruction for one classroom

  • $5,000 to cover one month of transportation to community-based experiences for the entire school 

Ways to Give

There are several ways for you to support The Faison Center and help us to help children and adults with autism and their families.



Make a credit card gift on Faison’s secure site. Your gift can be one-time or you can set up a recurring gift.

By Phone

Make a credit card gift over the phone by calling the Faison development office at 804-612-1947.


By Mail

Mail your check to:

The Faison Center

Attn. Development Office

1701 Byrd Ave

Richmond, VA 23230


Gifts of Stocks, Bonds or other Securities

Gifts of appreciated stocks allow you to make a substantial gift to Faison at a minimal cost. You will receive a tax deduction based on the value of the transferred securities and may be able to avoid capital gains taxation.

If you wish to donate securities to Faison, please contact or have your financial advisor contact the Faison development office at 804-612-1947.


Matching Gifts

You could increase your annual gift to Faison if you or your spouse works for or has retired from a company with a matching gift program. Contact your human resources office for the appropriate form or web link to begin the process.  Faison will take care of the rest. 


Estate and other Planned Gifts

Planned giving benefits the giver and the receiver. From simple will bequests to other more complex planned gifts, you can provide for yourself and your loved ones, and ensure that your support of Faison endures.

For more information, please contact your estate advisor and the Development office at or 804-612-1952.

Shop & Give

Amazon Smile - When ordering online through Amazon, go to  When prompted, choose Faison as your organization and a portion of your sale is donated to us.


Ph: (804) 612 - 1947

Fax: (804) 612 - 1955


1701 Byrd Avenue

Richmond, VA 23230

The Faison Center is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, creed, or gender.

The Faison School is accredited by CABAS® and VAISEF, whose accreditation process has been approved by the Virginia Council for Private Education as authorized by the Virginia State Board of Education. The School is licensed by the Virginia Department of Education. The Behavioral Health Clinic and Adult and Residential Services are licensed by the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services.

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