Help Us Rebuild & Transform Lives
We are grateful for you.
Our supporters make our work possible by making meaningful gifts, sustaining commitments in the form of recurring donations, and onetime gifts such as sponsorships, workplace and matching gifts, in-honor gifts, and other donations.
There are many ways to give to Ayuda. Below are a set of options for making your impact in the immigrant community. We encourage our donors to consult with your tax advisor on the tax benefits made possible by the different ways of giving listed below.
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Helping Hands Campaign
While much of the last two years have been fraught with uncertainty and have challenged us to find new ways to meet community needs, we have emerged a stronger organization who has deepened our services for immigrant communities.
We have supported more than 2,800 immigrants access justice, heal from trauma, and overcome language isolation in 2021.
We remain committed to continuing to meet the present challenges and the next to come, but we need your support to sustain funding and continue providing these vital services to our clients in need.
Lend a Helping Hand today and donate to our end-of-year fundraiser today in support of immigrant neighbors in D.C., Virginia and Maryland.
Ways to Donate
Below are some of the ways to leave your legacy to Ayuda & support the immigrant community for decades to come.
Donating is a tangible way to break down the barriers in the lives of low-income immigrants.
By becoming a monthly donor you are becoming an Partner in Hope, standing with our organization and ensuring that immigrants obtain quality legal, social, and language access services.
Stock or Securities
Consider gifting stock or securities to Ayuda to make a meaningful one-time donation.
- Account name: Ayuda (EIN: #52-0971440)
- Account number: WA7-123754
- DTC: 0226
- Bank: Truist Investment Services
- Contact: Antoinette Crawford [email protected]
- Address: 201 North Union Street, Ste. 240 Alexandria, VA 22314
Donor Advised Funds (DAFs)
A donor-advised fund is a charitable giving vehicle administered by a public charity created to manage charitable donations on behalf of organizations, families, or individuals.
If you have a DAF, please consider Ayuda as you make your grants this year. It’s quick and easy to use the funds in your DAF account to support Ayuda’s work.
Individual Retirement Account (IRA) Distribution Giving
If you are 70 ½ or older, you can donate to Ayuda directly from your IRA and help meet your required minimum without paying taxes on the distribution.
For more information contact our gift office today.
CFC & United Way Campaign
The Combined Federal Campaign is the workplace giving program of the federal government of the United States. Eligible donors can donate through OPM’s CFC Campaign. Ayuda’s CFC number is 76261.
Ayuda is also a partner organization of the United Way. Our United Way # is 8038.
Workplace giving allows employees to easily make donations to Ayuda via automatic payroll deductions or by requesting a matching gift through our online donation platform, Classy.
We encourage you to reach out to your HR Department to find out if your company or organization participates in a workplace giving program.
Give with Confidence
Ayuda is a registered 501(c)(3) organization and our federal tax EIN is 52-0971440.
Below we have listed our nonprofit seals of approval from three of the nation’s most recognizable charity evaluators – Charity Navigator, Guidestar, and Catalogue for Philanthropy.
Additionally, you can view our most financial documents below.
We are the D.C. region’s leading provider of legal, social, and language services to low-income immigrants.
Since 1973, we have helped more than 150,000 low-income immigrants in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia access the services they deserve. Our comprehensive and welcoming approach transforms lives by reducing barriers, helping those in need, and strengthening communities.
*Aicha is a forty-year old North African woman who came to Ayuda seeking legal representation for a civil protection order, divorce, and custody of her children from her husband, David. Aicha and David had been married for 15 years and have two children in common....
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Ayuda Speaker Series: Human Trafficking
In honor of Human Trafficking Awareness Month, Ayuda wil be hosting its first Speaker Series of 2022 on January 26 from 6-7PM EST.
Join us as we hear from trafficking survivor, Evelyn Chumbow, and Ayuda staff discuss the importance of providing a wide array of services that support survivors and their sustained exit from trafficking, including short-term necessities like clothing, food and emergency medical services to longer-term needs like mental health care, housing and reintegrating into society.
Tune in Wednesday, January 26 from 6PM-7PM to find out!
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Our Stewardship Pledge to Donors
We will strive to be worthy of being one of your top three charities. As a donor, you will experience world-class appreciation. We will take extra steps by mail, phone, etc. to express our humble gratitude.
We will connect you to Ayuda’s mission. We will deepen our relationship with you through mission-focused contact. And it will be our honor to hear your moment.
We will share with you compelling stories about clients for whom your gift has brought safety and security. We will focus on the positive impact of our work on the world and the difference you are making in people’s lives.
We will respect and honor each person’s capacity to give and we will value all means of support, including your contribution of time, talent and wisdom.
We want to know your reasons for giving and will work with you to build a legacy personally meaningful to you.
We hope to make you smile as you make immigrant families smile.
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