Ways to Give

Robin Hood fuels permanent pathways out of poverty – work that’s only possible with the generous support of our donors. Donate to Robin Hood and 100% of your gift goes toward fighting poverty in New York City.


Your $1000 donation can provide five nights of safe shelter for a family.

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Donate Online

We welcome online donations via credit or debit card and digital wallets including ApplePay, Google Pay, PayPal, and Venmo. Make your online donation here.

Donate by Mail

If you prefer to donate by check, please make the payment out to Robin Hood and mail to:

Robin Hood
826 Broadway, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10003

Make an Honorary Gift

Dedicate your gift to Robin Hood in honor or in memory of a loved one. For online donations, check the box to “Dedicate my donation in honor or in memory of someone” and you can provide a personalized note.

Donor-Advised Funds

We welcome giving through Donor-Advised Funds (DAFs) and private foundations. To get started, find your DAF here. Please reach out to Lisa at careccia@robinhood.org for questions and assistance.

Donate Stock or Wire Transfer

We accept donations via wire, ACH transfer, or gifts of stock. Please reach out to Lisa at careccia@robinhood.org to initiate these gifts.

Legacy Giving

Leave an impact on the lives of New Yorkers for generations to come. Learn more about how to include Robin Hood in your will and estate plans.


Organizing a fundraiser is a great way to spread awareness and galvanize support for fighting poverty in NYC. Contact Karla España at espana@robinhood.org to get started.

Matching Gifts

Double the impact of your donation! Many companies offer matching gift programs or payroll deductions that increase the impact of their employee’s charitable giving. To find out if your company has such a program, contact your employer’s HR department for guidance on the process.

For donation support, please reach out to Lisa at careccia@robinhood.org.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, donations to Robin Hood are tax-deductible for qualifying donors. Robin Hood is a 501(c)(3) public charity. Please check with your tax preparer to confirm whether your donation is tax-deductible. You will receive an email that you can use to substantiate your donation for tax purposes.

Each year, Robin Hood receives the highest rating of four stars from Charity Navigator, the country’s largest and most-utilized evaluator of charities. Robin Hood also has a Gold Transparency rating from GuideStar.

Yes, you will receive an email that you can use to substantiate your donation for tax purposes.

Robin Hood does not accept physical items as donations (e.g., used clothing, computer equipment, school supplies, etc.). We encourage you to consult our Grantee Directory to find a community partner that does.