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Crosswinds Youth Services, Inc.
1407 Dixon Boulevard
Cocoa, Florida 32922

Phone: (321) 452-0800
Fax: (321) 394-0385

Other Ways to Contribute


Investing in Crosswinds

Crosswinds Youth Services, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, appreciates the generosity of community-minded businesses, foundations, and citizens to support the young people we serve. Your investments are vital to our success. Because of the increasing numbers of youth served in recent years, and because of the increasing needs of youth today, your donations are needed more than ever before. As a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, your donation is tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. There is no greater investment than to change or even save a young person’s life. Thank you so very much for your support of Crosswinds Youth Services and the young people we serve. To discuss making an investment in Crosswinds, please contact Crosswinds 321-452-0800.

Wish List

We also have a Wish List of needed items for Crosswinds’ children and young people.

Commemorative Brick Sales

Click here for information on how to become a permanent part of the new Youth and Learning Center by purchasing a Commemorative Brick!


Our volunteers are valuable resources, whether they provide new opportunities for our young people, offer cheer during the holidays, lend a hand during the Great Brevard Duck Race, or organize special events for children and families.  We greatly value your help! 

Crosswinds currently has tutoring, mentoring, arts/crafts instructor, special projectsadministrative and clerical, and Safe Place volunteering opportunities.  If you or someone you know has the desire to inspire a young person to succeed, please contact Crosswinds' Chief Operating Officer Karen Locke at 321-452-0800.  

MissionFish and eBay’s Giving Works.

The eBay Giving Works program allows you to donate proceeds from your online sales and purchases to Crosswinds! If you buy or sell on eBay, please visit the Crosswinds’ Giving Works page and sign up to support Crosswinds! and is a new Yahoo-powered search engine that donates half its advertising revenue to Crosswinds. Use it just as you would any search engine, get quality search results from Yahoo, and watch the donations add up for the youth at Crosswinds!

To designate Crosswinds as your GoodSearch choice, just click on this GoodSearch logo:

and enter “Crosswinds” in the “WHO DO YOU GOODSEARCH FOR?” box, click the yellow “Verify” button, and then choose “Crosswinds Youth Services (Cocoa, FL). “ Finally, click on the blue links and follow the instructions : Add GoodSearch to your IE, Firefox, or Mac toolbar ; Make GoodSearch your homepage; Alert: Economy affecting nonprofits – Please spread the word! is a new online shopping mall which donates up to 37 percent of each purchase to Crosswinds! Hundreds of great stores such as Amazon, Target, Gap, Best Buy, eBay, Macy's and Barnes & Noble have teamed up with GoodShop. Every time you place an online order, you’ll be supporting Crosswinds.

To designate Crosswinds as your GoodShop choice, just click on this GoodShop logo:

and enter “Crosswinds” in the “WHO DO YOU GOODSHOP FOR?” box, click the yellow “Verify” button, and then choose “Crosswinds Youth Services (Cocoa, FL). “ Finally, just click on any of the stores listed below or under the “Categories” list on the left side and begin shopping!


Office Depot 5% Back to Schools Program

Crosswinds will receive credits for free supplies when you shop at Office Depot for any home, school, or office products at any time during the year! All you have to do is give the Crosswinds 5% Back to Schools ID Number when you check out at any Office Depot!

The Crosswinds 5% Back to Schools ID Number is:  70217812.


Target Take Charge of Education Program

We've discovered a terrific way to raise funds for Crosswinds. It's super-easy, and all you have to do is use your Target® Visa® or Target® Card. We will receive a percentage of the amount of each purchase in the form of a cash donation from Target through the Take Charge of Education program.

First, apply for your Target REDcard by clicking here:



Then, to designate Crosswinds’ Rainwater Center for Girls as your choice, just click on this Target logo and enter your Target REDcard information. Crosswinds’ School ID number at Target is: 113996