Donation: Q&A


Are my online donations secure?

Yes, online donations are processed through PayPal to provide a safe and secure environment. More information can be found at /mpp/paypal-safety-and-security

How will my gift be used?

Gifts to YWCA San Francisco & Marin go to work immediately to support our programming and operations.

Is my donation tax deductible?

Yes, YWCA San Francisco & Marin is a 501(c)3 charitable organization, and your donations are tax deductible within the guidelines of the California and United States laws. Please keep your receipt as an official record of your donation.

May I designate my gift for a SPECIFIC purpose?

Yes. Simply make that designation known in writing, either in a letter accompanying your gift or on the memo line of your check. If you wish to designate your gift, please include information on how to reach you in case we have questions about your requested designation. Unrestricted gifts are greatly appreciated as well.

How are  you funded?

Our programming is funded by the generous investments of foundations, corporations/businesses and individuals dedicated to empowering women and eliminating racism.

What is your Tax ID #?

Our Tax ID # is 94-0997420.