DCEC can only achieve its mission with support from generous donors. No donation is too small, and each contribution provides tangible benefits for our students!

  • $1,000 – provides an updated piece of adaptive playground equipment for differently-abled children

  • $500 – sponsors tuition for 1 month for a child’s family who cannot cover fees

  • $250 – sponsors the therapy room for one month. This is where our children receive the critical speech, occupational and physical therapies they need.

  • $100 – Provides a weighted vest or blanket for autistic children

  • $50 – Provides healthy snacks for a classroom

  • $25 – Provides a sensory toy for a classroom

All donations are tax-deductible. Thank you for your support!

DCEC also accepts supply donations which make our operations possible:

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How can you donate?

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Use Your Checkbook! You can mail a donation to:
DCEC – 1100 W. Franklin Street, Anderson, SC 29624

Give Through a Donor-Advised Fund.

Set Up a Private or Family Foundation.

Join “The Champions League”- Our monthly giving program allows you a convenient way to be a regular part of supporting these special children. You can set up a monthly credit or debit card payment. Bank drafts are also available. The Champions League is a very important club indeed!

Host a fundraiser or supply drive for us… a birthday party, anniversary celebration or other special event are great opportunities to do that!

Give a gift in honor of memory of someone special.

Give Your Time – Volunteer onsite at the Center, help out with a special event or serve on one of our committees. We LOVE volunteers!

General Supplies Needed:

  • Copy Paper (white & colored 8.5×11 and 8.5×14)

  • File Folders

  • Staples

  • Rubber Bands

  • Paper Clips

  • Legal Envelopes with Left Window

  • Construction Paper (all colors 8.5×11 and 11×14)

  • White-Out

  • Sharpies

  • Drawing Paper

  • Washable Paints (Crayola)

  • Washable Markers

  • Washable Crayons

  • Glue Sticks

  • Clear Tape

  • Masking Tape

  • Duct Tape

  • Command Strip (all kinds)

  • Notepads

  • 13 and 55 gallon garbage bags

  • Latex-Free Gloves (S-M-L)

  • Paper Plates

  • Disposable Silverware (spoons/forks)

  • 5 oz. cups

  • Kleenex

  • Toilet Paper

  • Paper Towels

  • Baby Wipes

  • Wal-Mart Gift Cards

  • Staples Gift Cards

  • Batteries (AA, AAA, C, D, 9 volt)

  • Laundry Detergent & Fabric Sheets

  • Mr. Clean Magic Erasers

  • Ziplock Bags (gallon, sandwich, quart size)

Cleaning supplies needed:

  • Lysol Disinfectant

  • Clorox Bleach

  • Germ-X Hand Sanitizer

  • Oust or Febreze Air Sanitizer

  • Odoban

  • Pledge

  • Hand Soap

  • WD-40 Spray

  • Windex

  • Swiffer Mops/Pads/Solutions

  • Woolite Oxy-Clean Carpet Cleaner