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How to Help

Be a Wooten Champion with your financial, stock, in-kind, or other gifts. We are a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) organization. Your donation may be tax deductible. Check with your tax advisor.


  • ​By Card: Complete the Donate Online form

  • By Mail: Make check or money order payable to Al Wooten Jr. Youth Center and mail to:

Naomi McSwain, executive director

Al Wooten Jr. Youth Center

9106 S. Western Ave.

Los Angeles, CA 90047​

(323) 453-6533 cell

Recurring Gifts

Use your PayPal account to set up recurring gifts. 

Scholarships and Event Sponsorships

Please check one or more boxes on the donate online form to confirm your event sponsorship or scholarship contribution and provide a designation for your gift.

In-Kind Gifts

Donations of school and office supplies are always needed. We also need toys and gift cards for our Wooten Dollar Store, healthy snacks and drinks, sports and recreation equipment and games, STEM kits, and more. Professional pro bono services also welcome!

Stock Donations

The Wooten Center accepts stock donations. Contact our broker as follows:

Marco Chu

Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Inc.
350 South Grand Avenue, 27th Floor

Los Angeles, CA  90071
Tel: 213.236.2065  Fax: 213.985.4503


Donate Online. Thank you!

Complete the donation form below to use your PayPal account or your debit or credit card.

We use PayPal to process our payments but you do not need an account to donate. Click on "Pay with Debit or Credit Card" if you don't have a PayPal account.

Thank you to all of our donors.


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Thank you for your donation!

“The Al Wooten Jr. Youth Center provides resources and love for youth and families in the South Los Angeles community. We are proud to partner and serve with them in helping meet needs and provide education and tools to strengthen tomorrow's leaders.” 


Latrice McGlothin, Community Engagement Officer, Kinecta Federal Credit Union

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