How You Can Help

Shining Mountain Center for Peaceful Childhood Inc. is a not for profit organization committed to providing innovative, natural solutions to children’s challenges, regardless of their economic and social backgrounds. Full and partial scholarships are available to those who satisfy financial assistance requirements. Scholarships are needed for the 18 week individual programs, 8 week Group Programs, school programs, summer camps and summer school programs, trainings for teachers and healthcare providers.

We promise that we will spend your donations wisely, regularly update you on what your support accomplishes, and make you proud of being part of The Shining Mountain.

Shining Mountain Center for Peaceful Childhood is a 501 ( c ) (3) organization; all donations are tax deductible.

Types of Donations:

Star Donors: Star Donors are individuals, corporations, businesses and organizations who sponsor one or more child for full or partial scholarships for the individual, group or summer program. Donors will have the possibility to meet their sponsored child and receive regular updates of their progress.

Star Donors also have the opportunity to provide scholarships for training educators and healthcare provider, as well as establishing the Five Star Program for schools.

Star Scholarships: Nominations for Star Scholarship candidates are solicited from the general public based on a child’s need, program availability and scholarship fund availability. Scholarship recipients are notified of their acceptance into the program, the type of scholarship awarded, and their Star Donor.

Please contact the Center at 413-358-1155 for more information about our programs, scholarships and donor opportunities.

Donations can be made online via PayPal.



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