Your gift to Urgent Action Fund supports the resilience of women and LGBTQ human rights defenders. There are many ways to give. Thank you for becoming a part of the Urgent Action Fund community.
Urgent Action Fund is a tax-exempt organization (EIN #03-0419743) under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and is qualified for charitable contribution deductions.
You may make checks payable to Urgent Action Fund, and send to:
Urgent Action Fund
660 13th Street, Suite 200
Oakland, CA 94612 USA
If you prefer to donate by phone, call 415.523.0360.
To support women human rights defenders in Africa or Latin America, consider a gift to our sister funds: Urgent Action Fund-Africa and Urgent Action Fund-Latin America. There are two ways to do this:
The Black Women’s Fund is a Black woman led start-up philanthropic initiative working to create pathways for black women (and allies) to directly fund black women, girl, and trans-led organizing efforts. The Urgent Action Fund is proud to provide fiscal sponsorship for the Black Women’s Fund. The Black Women’s Fund’s current campaign supports women and girls in Haiti. Make a donation to the Black Women’s Fund at Urgent Action Fund.
Ask your employer if they have a matching gift program and use it to double your gift to Urgent Action Fund!
We gladly accept donations of stock. To initiate such a gift, please contact us at 415.523.0360 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. We will be able to provide you with the information you and your broker need.
Leaving a legacy by making a gift through your will or estate plan is an amazing way to support the women’s human rights activists of the future. Advantages include:
If you are interested in learning more, please call 415-523-0360 and or email email@example.com. We can provide you with information about how the process works, various options, and even sample language to discuss with your attorney.
The Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) is the annual workplace giving program for federal employees. Each year federal employees and military personnel raise millions of dollars for charity by choosing to donate a portion of their salary. If you or someone you know works for the federal government, please consider making a donation to Urgent Action Fund through the CFC. This year, Urgent Action Fund is participating as a member of the Human and Civil Rights Organizations of America federation.
During the enrollment period of September–December, federal employees are provided with a pledge card or web address to indicate the charity they are interested in supporting. Simply designate Urgent Action Fund by including our CFC #26479 and EIN #03-0419743 in the spaces provided. For more general information about CFC, visit http://www.opm.gov/CFC/ .
Certain items can make very useful in-kind gifts, saving Urgent Action Fund hundreds or even thousands of dollars in overhead costs. We have a regular need for printing services, paper and office supplies, professional photographic services both in the Bay Area and around the world, in addition to other goods and services. Please contact us at 415-523-0360 to discuss in-kind gifts.