Create Now helps the most troubled kids in Southern California to heal from abuse, neglect, homelessness and similar challenges through the therapeutic power of the arts. Our programs include music, writing, visual arts, digital media, fashion, performing arts and Cultural Journeys.

We need your support. Your donation allows Create Now to continue implementing arts programming for our most vulnerable youth-in-need. 

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Other Ways to Support Create Now

Corporate Support

We have many opportunities for corporations and small businesses to support Create Now through different sponsorships that can be customized for your needs. We are also grateful to receive proceeds from cause marketing efforts. In exchange, we promote our sponsors through our website, newsletters, social media sites and fund-raising events, plus donors receive a letter of substantiation for a tax deduction. Contact us at (213) 747-2777 x 1 to learn how your company can help fund our programs, events and/or special projects. We really appreciate our corporate sponsors, and so do all of the thousands of vulnerable kids that Create Now serves. Click the Corporate Match button to find out of your employer will match your donation. If not, please ask them to join and help out!

Cash Donations

We depend on public donations to continue our work. You can help! Making a donation through our secure server is fast and easy. When we receive your contribution, we will send you an acknowledgment for your tax records, since all contributions are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law. We also accept donations directly by cash, check and money order. For tax deductions, our EIN # is: 95-4590574. Checks and money orders should be made payable to Create Now and sent to: Create Now, 1611 S. Hope Street, # E, Los Angeles, CA 90015-4115.


There are many ways you can support Create Now, such as contributing an old car, boat and other vehicles, even if they aren’t running. Do you have stocks or mutual funds to give? What about offering a donation in honor of someone? We will send them a customized certificate. Is your child celebrating a birthday? They can select Create Now to receive money in addition to their own birthday gift. Learn More →


Shop & Help

You can donate to Create Now by naming our charity when buying online. Just use a portal on your web browser, and you will get cash back, and Create Now will receive funds. Also, you can order products like mugs, t-shirts, and hundreds of other items with Create Now's unique logo.

You can earn money for Create Now by enrolling your credit/debit card to automatically round up every purchase to the nearest dollar, which turns your spare change into a donation. Do you shop at Ralph's? Just register your card and we will receive proceeds from your purchases. What about Amazon? We will earn money every time you shop there. Learn More →