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Community Access is grateful to the caring individuals, companies and foundations who contribute to our organization every year.  Your support makes a lasting difference in the lives of individuals and families who are counting on us for a home, opportunities to learn, and a chance to transform lives.  Contributions are 100% tax-deductible, and your gift helps us reach over 2,000 New Yorkers in need.

Donate Now

Make a donation today using our secure online giving form. (opens a new window)

Or mail your contribution to:
Community Access, Inc.
Attn: Development Office
2 Washington Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10004

For questions about donations, please contact:  John Williams at 212-780-1400, ext. 7772.

Why Your Gift Matters:

Learn more about the impact of your gift.

Other Ways to Give:

Honorary or Memorial Gifts
To make a contribution to Community Access in honor of someone special, or in memory of a loved one, click here. In the "comments" section on the online donation form, please be sure the include the name of the individual or memorial fund for which you are making your contribution.

Become a Monthly Donor
Enroll in our Good Neighbor Sustainer Program, and establish a recurring, monthly contribution at any level you choose.

Good Neighbor Gala
Become a sponsor or purchase tickets to attend our signature annual event.

Matching Gifts
Multiply the impact of your gift to Community Access by asking your employer to make a matching gift. Contact a human resources representative at your workplace to see if your company offers a matching gift incentive.

Planned Giving
Make a lasting difference by becoming a part of Community Access' Legacy Circle. You may designate Community Access as the beneficiary of a percentage of your estate, or you can designate a set amount or a particular asset.  In the United States, your estate is entitled to an estate tax deduction for the full value of your bequest to Community Access. Consult an estate planning professional or an attorney to help you create an estate plan that is appropriate for you. Community Access is a nonprofit organization under section 501(c)(3) of the U.S. Internal Revenue Code. Our federal ID number is 23-7399839.

Wire Transfers of Contributions to Community Access
For information about making a contribution by wire transfer, please contact:  John Williams at (212) 780-1400, ext. 7772 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Gifts of Stocks or Bonds
Community Access gratefully accepts securities and mutual funds as charitable donations.  If your financial services provider holds securities, including mutual funds, in your account, you can have the securities electronically transferred to the Community Access brokerage firm. Your gift is complete on the date that the stock is transferred. The value of your gift will be the mean value of the stock on the transfer instruction date.  Please contact John Williams at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , or call (212) 780-1400, ext. 7772, for further information on how to make the electronic transfer.

If you have stock certificates you would like to donate, please send the unendorsed certificate and a signed stock power, available from your financial services provider, in separate envelopes to John Williams, Development Office, Community Access, Inc., 2 Washington Street, 9th Floor, New York, NY 10004. It is Community Access policy to sell all gifts of securities as soon as Community Access is notified of the transfer by its stockbroker. The proceeds are then applied to Community Access programs and related activities.