SafeHouse Denver relies on the generosity of individual and corporate donors to support our mission. All donations are tax deductible, and donations of $100 or more are eligible for greater Colorado state tax relief through the Enterprise Zone designation (see below).
SafeHouse works hard to provide effective stewardship of our funds, with 83 percent of our revenue directly supporting our programs and services.
If you would like to contribute to SafeHouse Denver:
Donate online through ColoradoGives.org. ColoradoGives.org (formerly GivingFirst.org) is an online resource featuring Colorado charities. Made possible by Community First Foundation, credit card fees are covered so 100% of your donation will come directly to SafeHouse Denver.
Mail a check to 1649 Downing St., Denver, CO 80218
Call us at 303-302-6122 to make a credit card donation over the phone. To make an in-kind donation, please call 303-830-2660.
Thanks to our supporters, SafeHouse Denver helps hundreds of women and children each year to overcome domestic violence and lead, safer, more hopeful lives. Read more about how your donation can help support the work of SafeHouse Denver.
Tax Credit Available
All donations to SafeHouse Denver are tax deductible, but you can earn even more tax relief with donations of $100 or more. SafeHouse Denver is approved as a Denver Enterprise Zone qualified organization. This means that a Colorado state income tax credit is available for donations of $100 or more to SafeHouse Denver. As a contributor, you may claim a state income tax credit of 25% of the value of the contribution up to a maximum credit of $100,000. **Click here to read new changes to Enterprise Zone reporting starting January 1, 2012.
Planned gifts are a way to leave a legacy at SafeHouse Denver. Please consult your tax or financial advisor on planned giving options. For more information, please call our Development Department at 303-302-6116.
Double your gift to SafeHouse Denver! You may qualify to have your contribution matched if you are an employee, retiree or board member of a company that has a matching gift program. Simply request paperwork from your employer or contact your human resources department to find out about opportunities available to you and your colleagues.
Non-Cash Donations (In-Kind Goods and Products)
SafeHouse Denver accepts donations of various items such as clothing, household items, cleaning supplies and toiletries for our clients at shelter and at our Counseling & Advocacy Center. In addition, we accept donations of office supplies to assist us in lowering our administrative expenses. However, because we have limited storage space, we cannot always accept all items. Please call 303-830-2660 for more information on our current needs, or view our wish list here anytime.
You can donate an old car to benefit SafeHouse Denver through Cars Helping Charities. They accept any car in any condition -- and that includes trucks, vans, RVs, boats, snowmobiles and motorcycles. The net proceeds of the sale will benefit SafeHouse Denver. Your car donation is tax deductible, and Cars Helping Charities provides free towing. For more information, call 303-423-CARS (2277) or visit Cars Helping Charities.
Cell Phone Donations
SafeHouse Denver is a grateful beneficiary of the HopeLine® program from Verizon. HopeLine® from Verizon puts the nation’s most reliable network to work in the community by turning no-longer used cell phones into support for domestic violence victims and survivors. For more information on HopeLine® and how to donate your used cell phone, please visit their website.
Third Party Events/Initiatives
SafeHouse is fortunate to be the beneficiary of a number of third party events and initiatives throughout the year. If you are interested in sponsoring or hosting an event or ongoing initiative for SafeHouse Denver, please review our Guidelines and Application for details. For a list of ongoing initiatives, visit Community Initiatives and Upcoming Events.