Washington Gives

Every donation creates a positive impact


Give the gift of generosity!

You can now buy Washington Gives Giving Cards for friends, family members, or co-workers. Think of it as a philanthropic gift certificate in any amount they can redeem to support any of the 1,400+ nonprofits on the Washington Gives website.

Giving cards are a perfect gift to celebrate someone's birthday, anniversary, graduation, or other important occasion. Then, click below and send them the link so they can search for causes to support.

Discover and donate to nonprofits

You're sure to find a great nonprofit organization to support on Washington Gives. You can filter by mission, geographic location, and communities served.

Search for organizations

 Create a fundraising page and support a cause

Rally your friends, family, coworkers, and neighbors to support a cause important to you. Start a fundraising page and promote it through social media, email, and word-of-mouth!

Become a fundraiser

Celebrate 31 Days of Generosity

Starting on GivingTuesday, we will highlight 31 special causes that deserve recognition and your support. Spread some good cheer and love in the world around you!

Find out what we're celebrating today

About Washington Gives

Washington Gives is a year-round online giving platform for 1,500+ nonprofits. Give to causes you care about, volunteer, and mobilize your friends, family, and colleagues.

Washington Gives is a program of 501 Commons. We provide consulting expertise, back-office support, and resources to help nonprofits succeed. 

It is a joy to give!  Visit any day and join us each year for our major campaigns: GiveBIG (May 7 & 8) and GivingTuesday (first Tuesday after Thanksgiving.)

Washington Gives makes it easy for you to donate to nonprofits year-round and during our giving days events, GiveBIG and Giving Tuesday. 1,409 nonprofits raised $12.8 million during GiveBIG 2023 thanks to the generosity of 22,000+ donors.

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