Complete Pre-K - 5 In-School Set

The Giver Program effectively engages more than 10,000 elementary school-age students yearly through its in-school, afterschool and summer locations and is available for every state.

The Giver Program is an evidence-based social and emotional learning curriculum involving coordinated class, schoolwide, family and community participation that develops key SEL skills: self-awareness, self-management, social awareness, relationship skills and responsible decision making.

Your students earn real money from Charity for Change for charities your students research and select by completing standards-based curriculum ativities. The Giver Program mascots motivate your students, celebrating each success with personalized greetings and celebrations.

Click on image above to see a sample

The scientifically-proven elements of the Giver Program bring STEM and SEL to life with comprehensive approaches that include animated math games, word puzzles, role-play puppet shows, visits from charities, volunteer projects, incentive prizes, and engaging, interactive mascots.

These components provide a foundation for higher academic achievement and increased pro-social behaviors, reinforcing future employability skills, enhancing students' ability to succeed in school, careers and life.

The Giver Program is web-based and designed to run on any browser that supports Adobe® Flash® Player. Program activities are designed for a class or group to work through together. For best results, presenting the Program using a computer connected to a projector is recommended. The planning and tracking is done for you. The website prompts you through each step.

Easy to use -- teachers or counselors just log on.

Your students will:

  • Earn real money for charities they research and select by completing curriculum activities
  • Master math problem-solving skills
  • Improve character and citizenship skills
  • Be engaged and inspired to learn
  • Take action for the benefit of others
  • Be empowered by understanding how they are helping others in their community
  • Have FUN

You will:


  • Save valuable time
  • Have access to reportable data
  • See improved character, compassion, empathy and self-efficacy in your students
  • Build a stronger connection to the school day and your community

Online content includes:

  • 18 weeks of curriculum for all grade levels for one school
  • Mascots who engage your students by school name
  • Animated math games aligned with Common Core and personalized to your school
  • Character trait puzzles


Kit includes:

  • Incentive prizes for weekly participation
  • Incentive prizes for session winners
  • Character trait certificates
  • Program guide
  • FREE training and ongoing support
  • FREE shipping


Printable Content:

  • Readers theater puppet scripts personalized to your school
  • Finger puppet coloring project
  • Coloring page bank project
  • Parent engagement projects


The Giver Program engages your students in their community by:

  • Working together to research charities
  • Voting on the selection of their charities
  • Earning real dollars for the charities they select
  • Completing curricuum activities relevant to their community
  • Participating in visits from charities they are helping
  • Working together on volunteer projects
  • Receiving a personalized thank-you letter from the charities

The Giver Program is a supplemental curriculum created by experts to support academic achievement through its math curriculum, while the charity and character components build self-efficacy, empathy and citizenship skills.

Efficacy proven by a third-party study:  improved academic achievement, character and citizenship skills.

 Academic and SEL impact study executive summary

The Giver Program provides teachers with the tools they need to help students become global citizens – creating connections among students, parents, charities and the community. 

Click to see an example of our engaging, standards-based math problems. 

Click to see a sample of our character education puzzles.

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Charity for Change is a non-profit dedicated to providing affordable educational tools through the Giver Program since 2008.

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