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Your gift will help create pathways for individuals with disabilities to engage in the community, achieve greater independence, and attain employment.

Together we can help Ohioans with disabilities through job training,  job placement, and supportive services that lead to  economic self-sufficiency.

Your one-time or recurring gift will have a direct impact on our ability to provide work opportunities and essential skills-training services for the thousands VGS serves each year. Donate Now!

To give by check, make your check payable to Vocational Guidance Services and send your donation Attn to: Development Department, 2239 East 55th Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44103.

VGS welcomes gifts of stock to either the Annual or Endowment Fund in the form of a securities transfer. To make a direct transfer from your broker to VGS’ broker,  contact VGS’ Development Department by calling 216.881.6008 or click here for instructions.

Through corporate gift matching, your employer can multiply your gift to VGS. Check with your company’s human resources office to see if they offer gift matching.

Consider making a lasting gift to VGS through bequests, living trusts, retirement plans, life income gifts, real estate planning, or life insurance policies that can provide perpetual support for VGS. Contact Jessica Hardesty, Director of Development, at (216)881-6008 for more information.


We welcome corporate volunteers who can help with special projects throughout the year. To coordinate, contact Jessica Hardesty, Director of Development, at 216.881-6008.

Vocational Guidance Services is a 501(c)3 (nonprofit) organization and donations are tax-deductible. Our tax identification number is: 34-0714650