Ways to Give
A gift from you will help keep our critically needed programs available, providing emergency shelter, transitional housing, and supportive services to survivors of domestic violence and their children. Please, give today to help end violence and empower lives.
Make a one-time gift OR recurring monthly donation using our secure online form to help end domestic violence and empower survivors.
Please note: MSP emails electronic gift acknowledgement letters for your records. If you wish to receive a hard copy of the acknowledgement letter for your donation, please contact us at email@example.com.
Mail a Check
Please make your check out to “My Sister’s Place” and post to:
My Sister’s Place
PO Box 21463
Washington, DC 20009
Employer match – Check with your employer to see what matching gift options they offer, to double your gift’s impact. Many employers provide matching gifts at a 1:1 ratio for donations or even volunteer time.
United Way #8449 – Use our partner code #8449 to donate.
Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) #97535 – Go to the CFC link and use our partner code #97535 to donate.
DC One Fund #8449 – Go to the DC One Fund and use code #8449 to donate.
In Kind Giving
We currently only accept in-kind gifts through our Amazon Wishlist, which is regularly updated with the requests and needs of the families we serve. Items purchased from our Wish List will be shipped directly to My Sister’s Place, for use by residents of our shelters and those in our transitional housing programs. We encourage you to share our Amazon Wishlist with your social network, and invite others to join you in supporting survivors of domestic violence.
To receive a donation receipt for your tax records, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and include your receipt.
If you are a business or group that wishes to provide new, high quality in-kind gifts, please email email@example.com.
Please note: for the safety of our clients, we do not accept any donation drop-offs at our locations. Thank you for respecting the privacy, safety, and wishes of our clients.
Fundraise for MSP
1. Create a Facebook fundraising page in honor of your birthday, or a GoFundMe for MSP for your network.
2. Host an event for MSP! Review our Policies and Procedures for Fundraising Events to make sure your event is a good fit for MSP, and then fill out our online Event Application Form so we can approve your event and assist your efforts. Please submit event requests at least 4 weeks in advance to allow time for us to review.
Please note: All fundraisers MUST be reviewed by My Sister’s Place before going live. Use of the My Sister’s Place name and logo/branding for fundraising may only be done with written permission from My Sister’s Place.
If you have any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org at least 4 weeks prior to your planned event.
MSP deeply values all contributions to sustain our work.
Your trust is important to us. We hold the highest rankings for transparency and fiscal stewardship on Charity Navigator and Guidestar, and are a featured non-profit through the Catalogue for Philanthropy.
My Sister’s Place (Tax ID #52-1263256) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Donations to My Sister’s Place are tax deductible to the full extent of the law.