How to make a donation.

Even if you're a PayPal Expert, please make sure you read Step 9 shown below to assure your donation is properly earmarked to do what you want it to do!

The following directions will walk you through making a donation via PayPal and earmarked to do what you want it to do.  If you're a savvy PayPal user, just click on the orange DONATE button below.  If you haven't used PayPal in a while or have never used PayPal, please read through the instructions, then scroll back up here and click on the orange DONATE button. Remember, you must use the orange DONATE button just below to begin the donation process.


Step 1. Click on the Donate button shown below.

Step 2. After you click on the Donate button above, you will arrive at a webpage that shows the following item.  Add the amount you'd like to donate to FCALA, then click on the blue Next button. 

Step 3. After click on the blue Next button, you will arrive on a webpage with the following item.

Step 4. If you have a Paypal Account, go ahead and log in.  If you don't have a PayPal account, click the gray Sign Up button.

Step 5. After clicking on on the Sign Up button, you will arrive at the following webpage where you will provide all the requested info, then click on the blue Next button.

Step 6. After clicking on on the blue  Next button, you will arrive at the following webpage where you will provide all the requested credit card billing info.  Be sure to click on the link below to see and read the applicable information, only then check the second box, and click on the blue Agree and Create Account.

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Step 7. Continue providing the requested information until you reach a website that has the following image.

Step 8. Change the dollar amount on this application to the amount you'd like.

Step 9To ensure that your donation is processed properly, BE SURE TO click on Add a note as shown below in the image near the tip of the red arrow.

After clicking on Add a note, you will be able to type "FCALA Membership Donation" or "FCALA donation," or whatever makes sense.  Just Make Sure you include FCALA in the note.

Step 10. Once completed with the above, click on the blue Continue button. 

Step 11. The pages to follow will ask you what source of funds do you want to use to make the donation.  Most people use a credit card because of the protection credit card companies offer their customers.

After you have:


  1.  indicated the amount you want to donate/pay,

  2.  added your "FCALA Membership Donation" or "FCALA Donation" note,

  3,  provided the source to fund the donation and your billing address,

  4.  click on the blue Send Payment Now button.

If you have any questions, please contact us (213) 222-6440.

Thank you very much for your thoughtful donation.


Gifts like yours will help us continue to educate and assure that the people of Southern California may secure dignified, meaningful funeral services, at valued prices.

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If you would like more information or have questions, we'd be happy to help.  Simply

fill out the form to the right and click the

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requests, or inquiries to us via email.  

A FCALA volunteer will reach out to you

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one of the other options (telephone or U.S. Mail) shown below if you prefer.

Contact us

Contact Info:

FCA of Los Angeles

P.O. Box 122

Cressey, CA  95312

​Tel: (213) 222-6440

Your thoughtful and caring donations are never expected, but always appreciated to help us help more people just like you.

Thank You!


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