Donate - Join or Renew

Become a member or renew your contribution. Please note options for dues.

Memberships are $1,000 per year, and can be shared between two people.  Contributions can be made quarterly. Women joining Hestia midyear may prorate their contribution by 50% for the first partial year.


In an effort to attract new members, Hestia is offering an introductory level at $250 for the first full year of membership.  We ask that members in this category participate on at least one committee such as the Grant Committee, Social Media Committee, or by attending Executive Committee meetings and helping with research needs identified in our conversations.  Women joining at this level are also eligible to join midyear for 50% of that amount. Sponsorships are available for introductory level membership dues by emailing a request to

All contributions are made through our umbrella not-for-profit organization, the Charlevoix County Community Foundation (CCCF). 

To donate by check:  Please make your check payable to the CCCF with HESTIA in the memo line.  Mail your check to the Charlevoix County Community Foundation, P O Box 718, East Jordan, MI 49727.

To donate on-line with a credit card: PLEASE READ THIS ALL THE WAY THROUGH BEFORE FILLING IN YOUR NAME AND EMAIL IN THE BOXES BELOW !!!  After filling in your name and email and clicking "Continue to CCCF secure donation site" you'll be redirected to the CCCF website to complete the donation process.


When you are transferred to the secure donation site, look for "Online Donation: Make a secure online donation."  Click on the orange "Make a secure online donation". Next you need to find Hestia. We are a Donor Advised Fund which is the last category on the last page of this menu. We are very near the bottom of the list! Click on the blue "Donate" to the left of "Hestia Women's Giving Circle Fund". A page will pop up asking for the donation amount. Fill in the amount and "Add To Cart".  You'll be asked if you want to Continue Giving or Checkout. When you click Checkout you'll be asked for the normal information (name, email, etcetera). 

Credit card fees are almost $1000 a year.  Please consider adding 3% to your contribution to offset the cost of using this convenience.

Thank you for joining our efforts to promote the economic self-sufficiency and well being for women and girls.

Thank you! Now forwarding you to CCCF's website.