Ways to Give

One-Time Donation

Make a gift using our secure, online form to create a future where safe housing is a human right shared by everyone.

Monthly Donation

Join our Empowerment Circle with a monthly donation to help survivors rebuild their lives on their own terms and sustain our programs year-round.

Additional Ways to Give

By Mail

Please make your check out to “DASH” and post to:

PO Box 91730
Washington, DC 20090

You can also donate to DASH through your Donor Advised Fund. Log into your DAF and select DASH as your designation.

Workplace Giving

  • Employer match – Ask your employer to match your donation to DASH! Many employers provide matching gifts at a 1:1 ratio (some even higher!) for donations and/or volunteer time contributed to nonprofit organizations.
  • United Way #9391
  • CFC #99008

Planned Giving

  • Leave a legacy of safe housing for survivors and their children by remembering DASH in your estate plans. Review sample language for bequest and estate planning.
  • Stock/Wire Transfer – Donating stock is a wonderful way to contribute to your community.

Contact Meghan McDonough to learn more: (202) 462-3274 x101

Corporate Partnership

Empower and rebuild lives in your community by partnering with DASH – the largest safe housing provider in DC.

Read more about how you can create life-changing impact, and contact Meghan McDonough to partner with us.

Fundraise for DASH

Have fun and raise funds – use the ideas below for inspiration

  • Denim Day – Do good by dressing up on your next virtual call, for a $5 donation to DASH, employees can wear jeans. Use our marketing guide to communicate and run your campaign.
  • Host a virtual happy hour, dinner, or holiday party.
  • Create a Facebook fundraising page in honor of your birthday or run/walk race.
  • Shopping on Amazon? Use AmazonSmile and support DASH! Shop at smile.amazon.com/ch/71-1019574 and AmazonSmile will donate a portion to DASH at no extra cost to you.

Contact Jessy Murgel to set up your fun-raiser!

In-Kind Donations

Individuals and families fleeing crisis come to DASH with little to no resources. Make a tremendous difference by donating essential needs as they rebuild their lives.

  • Purchase requested items from our Target Charity Wish List
  • Provide a gift card from your favorite restaurant or food delivery, or ride-sharing services such as Lyft and Uber and mail to: DASH – PO Box 91730, Washington, DC 20090
  • Share this page with your social network and invite others to join you in supporting families and survivors.

DASH deeply values all contributions to sustain our work. For questions or other ways to make a difference, contact Jessy Murgel (202-462-3274 x227).

The privacy of our donors and their relationship with DASH is important to us – view our Donor Privacy Policy to learn more.

The District Alliance for Safe Housing (Tax ID #71-1019574) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. 

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District Alliance for Safe Housing | PO Box 91730 Washington, DC 20090
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