You can make a difference in the life of one child.

Small Talk relies on a mix of public and private support to accomplish our goals. Your gift supports hope, healing, and justice for children recovering from sexual and physical abuse.

What Our Donors Say

The mission of Small Talk can’t be overstated. The dollars that are donated stay here, work here and make a change in the greater Lansing area.

Nikali Luke, Simplified Tax and Accounting

We are proud to  support Loki so he can assist children in overcoming trauma. 

Janice Milligan, Doggy Daycare and Spa

The dedicated staff at Small Talk provide hope, love, support, and professional therapy to hundreds of abused children and their caretakers- working tirelessly to ensure that every child has access to the care they need for their recovery process. Small Talk provides a beacon of light to children who have been abused. 

Amanda Hayhoe, Hayhoe Ashphalt

I support Small Talk because we owe our children a safe place to share their experiences, and their feelings.

Amanda Garcia-Williams, Jackson

More Ways to Donate

Giving feels good, and every dollar makes a difference. 79% of every dollar donated to Small Talk supports direct services for children. All donations go towards our General Fund and program costs are provided for illustrative purposes only. For more financial information download our 2020 Annual Report or check out our Guidestar profile. 

We Now Accept Stock!

Donate appreciated stock to maximize your impact and tax benefits.

Download our one-page on how to contribute stock donations. Contact your financial advisor to discuss potential tax benefits.

Loki's Club

Because standing up for kids is just who you are.

One hour of canine advocacy costs $20, and Loki is happy to do it! Loki's Club members make a recurring donation of at least $5 each month and provide a stable source of support for children in need.
Join Today.

Leadership & Legacy

Make a difference today and tomorrow. 

Leadership Giving Circle members commit to a personal giving goal of $1,000 each year. With help from Small Talk Staff, leaders engage their community in conversations that lead to change. Join today.

We accept all forms of planned gifts and stock donations. Your financial advisor will help you decide how to build your legacy of hope and healing. Contact us with any questions. 

Teal Quilt Project

Comfort, heal, advocate, and educate through community-participatory art

We are proud to be the fiscal sponsor for the Teal Quilt Project, a movement of quilters who support the hundreds of Sister Survivors impacted by sexual abuse. Learn more about our partnership here. 
Make your donation here.

Small Talk earned a 2021 Gold Seal of Transparency! Now everyone can view our financial details and learn about the people at our organization. Click below to visit our profile at

Guidestar Profile

Donor FAQ

Who do I contact about my donation?

Email our development director. 

Can I make an anonymous donation?

Yes! In our donation form there is a check box titled, "Please do NOT contact me." If you don't want to hear from us, it's no problem! We appreciate your gift and respect your privacy. 

I want to donate office supplies/food/items...

Wonderful! Check out our Wish List, then call 517-253-0728 to schedule a time to drop off the items. Thank you for your support.