Donate to Habitat for Humanity
Whether you’re interested in making a one-time or recurring donation, there are many ways to contribute as an individual to our work in D.C.
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The Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) is the world’s largest and most successful annual workplace charity campaign, with more than 300 CFC campaigns throughout the country and internationally, which help raise millions of dollars each year. Pledges made by federal civilian, postal and military donors during the campaign season (October 1st to December 15th) support eligible non-profit organizations that provide health and human service benefits throughout the world.
Use the following designations to donate to our organization through the CFC:
Matching Gifts — You can double or even triple the impact of your donation of time or money, through your company’s matching gift program. Check with your Human Resources department for details on how to have your gift matched by your company. Or, search for your company in this free database: MatchingGifts.com.
Gifts of Securities
Did you know you can leverage your financial portfolio to strengthen D.C. Habitat’s mission? Don’t wait until the end of the year for tax write-offs. Donate your securities now by contacting our representative at Smith Barney, Mike Harper at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (703) 556-8100.
Cars for Homes
When you donate your car, truck, boat or RV to Habitat for Humanity’s Cars for Homes program, you can help DC Habitat build homes in our community. The process is quick and easy, and your donation may be eligible for tax deduction purposes if you itemize (consult the IRS or your tax advisor for more details). If you live in the District of Columbia, you can call 1-877-277-HFHI (4344) or make your donation online. If you live outside the District of Columbia, please call 1- 877-277-HFHI (4344) and be sure to mention that you want your donation to be designated to DC Habitat.
Other Ways to Give
We are currently seeking donations of the following items:
- Metro Checks — for use by our AmeriCorps members to commute to the jobsite
- Advertising Space (print and online publications)
If you are interested in donating items that are NOT on this list, here are some other organizations that may be interested in accepting your donation:
Though we do not operate a ReStore within the District of Columbia, there are nearby locations in Virginia and Maryland where you may donate surplus building materials:
Northern Virginia Habitat ReStore
7770-A Richmond Hwy
Alexandria, VA 22396
Montgomery County Habitat ReStore
9100 Gaither Road
Gaithersburg, MD 20877