Purple Purse Challenge

The 2018 Purple Purse Challenge goes live on October 2nd at 12:00 p.m. ET and ends October 31st at 1:59:59 p.m. ET. During this period of time, visit our Purple Purse page to make your gift!


Donate now to create a pathway out of abuse and homelessness through financial education. Empower survivors with the tools they need to achieve safety and stability through the Purple Purse Challenge!

Your Impact

By donating through the Purple Purse Challenge, you’re helping Doorways earn chances to win extra funds to support our financial education. Your gift can help transform the lives of women and families by providing skills and practical tools they can use every day:

  • $2,000 can provide 1 full year of comprehensive financial counseling for a survivor or family building independence and self-sufficiency
  • $53 can provide an initial meeting with a financial counselor, including a financial risk assessment
  • $42 can provide a one-on-one session with a Financial Counselor

Visit our Purple Purse Challenge page on Crowdrise to donate and make your impact:


Thank you for creating a pathway to a safe, stable and empowered life!

Start a Fundraiser

Want to do more? Consider joining our team as a fundraiser. By reaching out to your network of supporters, you can help us make an even bigger impact!

It takes less than five minutes to set up a fundraiser. All you have to do is visit our Purple Purse Challenge page on Crowdrise and click ‘Fundraise for This Campaign.’ Follow the steps to set up your page, then invite your friends to give.

Get started

Thank you for multiplying your impact by creating a fundraiser!