Direct Payment Giving

Connecting Kids to Meals relies heavily on generous donations from the community. Are you interested in joining the fight against child hunger? We have made it easy to make a one time donation or reoccuring

Donate to Help Feed Hungry Kids!

Kroger Community Rewards

ATTENTION KROGER SHOPPERS – Just by swiping your Kroger Plus card or using your alternate ID you can help Connecting Kids to Meals feed a child in need. To get started just go to and complete a simple application to link your Kroger Card to ‘Connecting Kids to Meals’ as your charitable recipient.

AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, price and shopping features as The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to Connecting Kids to Meals. Just follow these simple instructions to get started.

Start at

  • Create your Amazon account
  • Select charitable organization
  • Search ‘Connecting Kids to Meals
  • Select Connecting Kids to Meals Toledo

Fresh Thyme Giving Tag

ATTENTION FRESH THYME SHOPPERS – Donate to Connecting Kids to Meals through the Fresh Thyme Giving Bag Program, featuring the Giving Tag. You can shop for fresh and healthy food, all while supporting Connecting Kids to meals. Please see for more information!

Round Up App

Round Up app
The Round Up App is the #1 fundraising tool that automatically rounds up users’ credit or debit card transactions and donates the “change” to a nonprofit.
DOWNLOAD – the app or use the Web version. Here are the links to each version iPhone App, Android App, and the Web Version.
CREATE AN ACCOUNT – Create an account by providing name, email and setting a password
CHOOSE YOUR NONPROFIT: Connecting Kids to Meals
PLEASE NOTE: The app rounds up ALL TRANSACTIONS on that card. The donation is totaled and sent to Connecting Kids to Meals at the end of each month. You can set a maximum amount for your donation and it is tax deductible.