To those who uphold our mission of “eliminating racism, empowering women,” and who have chosen to embark on this journey with us, we say a heartfelt


We depend on the generosity of individuals, corporations, and foundations to deepen the continuum of our services in our community, advocate for equity and justice and fight for systems changes. Please consider supporting your YWCA San Francisco & Marin today.


Please use our secure portal to make a donation using a credit or debit card. All transactions conducted on this website are encrypted using a secure server to protect your privacy.



Giving online is a safe, simple, and time efficient way to support YWCA San Francisco & Marin. We accept Mastercard, Visa and Discovery.

by mail

If you wish to make a cash or check contribution by mail, please address your donation to: YWCA San Francisco & Marin, 375 S. Third Street, San Jose, CA 95112


Consider an honor or memorial gift as a meaningful way to appreciate someone special. Recognize the accomplishment of a mentor, friend or family member with an honor gift. Remember the life of a friend, relative or colleague with a memorial gift. Call 408-295-4011 to make your gift over the phone or make your gift online via our secure

matching gifts

Your donation can go twice as far. Many companies match their employees’ charitable contributions, and some companies even match the gifts of spouses or retirees. Check with your Human Resource department to see if your employer participates in employee gift matching.

stock gifts

Many donors find gifts of appreciated securities are a wonderful way to support YWCA San Francisco & Marin, while at the same time receiving substantial tax benefits. To make a gift of stock, contact us at 408-295-4011 for instructions.

gift planning

Gift planning is a way for you to achieve your retirement and estate planning goals while supporting the YWCA San Francisco & Marin at a level greater than might otherwise be possible. Make YWCA San Francisco & Marin a part of your legacy by including a gift of any size in your will or living trust. For more information, please contact us at 408-295-4011.

ask other to give

In lieu of birthday, holiday, wedding or shower gifts; suggest a donation to YWCA San Francisco & Marin. Invite your family and friends to invest in the gift that keeps on giving. Gifts can be made by phone, mail or online. YWCA San Francisco & Marin’s tax ID number is: 94-0997420

We care about the safety and security of your transaction. Our partners in processing your credit card gift employ a Server Digital Certificate and the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) Protocol to encrypt all data traffic. They use high grade encryption and the https security protocol to communicate with your browser software. This method is the industry standard security protocol, which makes it extremely difficult for anyone else to intercept the credit card information you send us. You may also call us directly to make a donation.