Whether supported through an outright gift or planned gift, the programs and services of the Portland Women's Crisis Line are made possible through the generosity and commitment of people like you. All donations are tax deductible.
Cash and check donations are most welcome and can be mailed to:
Many employers have workplace giving programs - such as United Way. You can choose the Portland Women's Crisis Line to receive a tax deductible donation from your paycheck. You can make this a one-time gift, that's deducted from one paycheck, or you can pledge a gift over a year, and a portion is taken from each paycheck through that year.
If you are a federal worker, you can choose the Portland Women's Crisis Line as the recipient of your donation by indicating our agency on your CFC enrollment card.
An overlooked type of donation, Planned Gifts, can provide positive tax savings to you and your estate, and at the same time enable a larger or more significant gift amount for the Portland Women's Crisis Line.
What are Planned Gifts?
For more information about how to designate the Portland Women's Crisis Line as a beneficiary of a Planned Gift consult your lawyer or other financial professional.
Do you have old cell phones laying around? Here's how you can make a difference in your community.
Recycled cell phones can be given out to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault/rape. Victims are able to use these cell phones to call 911, allowing immediate help at the touch of a button.
If you have a cell phone you would like to donate (please include any batteries and chargers you have for the phone) you can mail it to:
or you can drop it off at any of the following locations:
Donations of used cell phones are tax deductible. If you would like an acknowledgement of your donation for tax purposes, please include a piece of paper with your name and contact information.
If you have any questions about the cell phone program, you can call the Portland Women's Crisis Line Business Office at (503) 232-9751.
You can help the Portland Women's Crisis Line by donating your old vehicle!
Through the Volunteers of America Vehicle Donation Program you can designate the Portland Women's Crisis Line to be the recipient of the funds raised from auctioning your old vehicle.
Call the Portland Women's Crisis Line Business Office at (503) 232-9751 to find out how. All donations are tax deductible.