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How You Can Help

On behalf of our families and residents, thank you for considering a donation. Your generosity is very much appreciated.

Donate Online

From our website, you can make your gift securely online. Several options are available:

· Make a one-time gift.

· Make a pledge with convenient monthly payments.

· Make a gift in honor of or in memory of someone special.


In addition to donating online, there are other ways you can support the mission and work of YWCA Dayton.


Mail Your Gift

YWCA Dayton

141 West Third Street

Dayton, OH 45402


Donate Stock or Other Securities

When you transfer stocks or other securities to YWCA Dayton, you are eligible for a tax deduction for fair market value. You can designate your gift for a specific fund or purpose. For more information about donating stock or other securities to the YWCA Dayton please contact Marissa Buckles at mbuckles@ywcadayton.org or 937-461-5550 x129.

Planned Giving

Choose from many giving options, including naming the YWCA Dayton as a beneficiary in your will and more complex trust arrangements that provide life-long income. For more information about planned giving to the YWCA Dayton please contact Marissa Buckles at mbuckles@ywcadayton.org or 937-461-5550 x129.


Wish Lists for Donations and Indirect Services

A gift of toys, games or supplies or activities can make a big difference to children and families spending time in shelter. Here you will find some of the most needed items. Wish Lists


Donation Drop-Off Information

Donations can be received:

8am – 6pm Mon – Sun

Please bring donation to the main entrance located at 141 West Third Street, Dayton, OH 45402. View Map.


Let us do the shopping

If you would like us to do the shopping and purchase items for the wish list please consider donating gift cards. They are a great way our families can purchase the necessities they need.


For More Information

If you have questions about any of our giving programs, please contact:

Marissa Buckles, Director of Development and Corporate Giving
mbuckles@ywcadayton.org or 937-461-5550 x129.