Support adults, youth and children experiencing homelessness, escaping domestic violence and surviving sexual assault. When you donate to Doorways, you provide community-based support, emergency shelter, and long-term housing, all  tailored to each person or family’s unique needs. The result is a lasting impact in our clients’ lives, and in our community.

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Donate via Mail

To send a gift in the mail, please make check payable to Doorways for Women and Families and mail to:

Doorways for Women and Families
PO Box 100185
Arlington, VA 22210

Your Impact

What can your donation do?

  • $250 can provide 2 art- or play-based therapy sessions to a child healing from trauma
  • $100 can provide 2 hours of therapy for a young survivor of domestic violence or homelessness, or 3 individualized, one-on-one financial counseling sessions for a survivor or a family
  • $50 can provide an initial meeting with a financial counselor, including a financial risk assessment
  • $25 can provide a week of formula for a baby living in shelter

Want to do more? By making your donation a recurring monthly gift, you can provide support and empowerment to your neighbors at Doorways every month of the year!

Lasting impact

Your support helps our clients overcome the impacts of homelessness and abuse to achieve long-term safety and stability. Learn more.

Thank you for providing transformational support to empower our clients on their journeys to safe, stable lives!


Privacy Policy

Doorways recognizes that users may have concerns about privacy issues regarding information shared online and offline. We are committed to providing online users and donors with a safe, secure environment in which to share information. We provide this same level of security to all information shared by mail, email or in person. See our privacy policy.

Gift Acceptance Policy

For purposes of financial health, fiscal responsibility, and dedication to mission-focused activity, Doorways reserves the right to accept or decline any gift, bequest, financial commitment, or other donor transaction. See our Gift Acceptance Policy for additional details.

State Nonprofit Disclosures

Certain states require written disclosures for nonprofit organizations soliciting contributions. See individual state disclosures are here.





Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Homeless Services/Centers (P85)

Family Violence Shelters and Services (P43)

Temporary Shelter For the Homeless (L41)