Ways to Donate

Make a DonationYour support can help DASH provide a safe place to call home for over 350 survivors and their children fleeing violence in DC.

Make a secure online donation today to increase access to safe housing in the District! Donations may also be made payable to “DASH” and mailed to:

DASH, PO Box 91730, Washington, DC 20090

Become a Monthly Donor

A monthly gift can make a big impact! You can join our Monthly Giving program, the Empowerment Circle, to sustain DASH programs year-round.

Click here to choose, “Donation Frequency” to a monthly gift and join the Empowerment Circle! Your gift will be transferred conveniently each month from your debit or credit card (MasterCard, Visa or American Express) directly to DASH for a lasting impact to empower lives.

Host a “Denim Day” Drive 

Many companies host monthly “Denim Days” to promote employee charitable giving.

One day each month, employees get the chance to wear jeans in exchange for making a contribution to support a community nonprofit. Host a “Denim Against DV” drive in your office to benefit DASH. Here is a marketing guide on how to set up and run your campaign and contact us to get started.

Workplace Giving

Give back and designate DASH through United Way (#9391), the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) (#99008), and the DC One Fund (#9391).

DASH United Way

Employer Matching Gifts – does your employer match gifts or make a donation in honor of volunteer hours? Check with your employer if they have a matching gift program and double your donation to DASH!

Estate Gifts and Bequests

Leave a legacy at DASH by remembering us in your estate plans. You may designate DASH as a beneficiary of all or a portion of your estate – a way to make an impact to ensure access to safe housing for survivors and their children.

For sample language for bequest and estate planning, Click here.

Shop Online through AmazonSmile

Amazon donates .5% of the price of your eligible Amazon Smile purchases to DASH! Designate “District Alliance for Safe Housing” as your supporting charity to get started.

Host a “Fun”raising Event

Have fun and raise funds for DASH! Host a happy hour, bake sale,  car wash,  yard sale or a party with a purpose and donate proceeds to DASH. Contact DASH’s Development staff for information at jmurgel@dashdc.org or call 202-462-3274 x227.

Vehicle Donation Program

Now you can donate your car to benefit DASH! Visit our page to learn more about the CARS program, OR call 1-877-537-5277 to set up pickup of your donated car.

Say “I Do” Support DASH at Weddings

Celebrate your wedding with donations to DASH. Sign up here to donate to DASH through the I Do Foundation


Questions about Ways to Donate? Contact Meghan McDonough, DASH’s Director of Development at 202-462-3274 x101 or via email at mmcdonough@dashdc.org.

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