The Dwelling Place is a 501(c)(3) organization which exists solely through private donations. We value every donation whether it’s five dollars or five thousand dollars, or the gift of four or five hours of your time. Your gifts enables us to continue serving the women who come to our door. Please email Sister Joann for more information.

There’s sure to be a way to help that’s right for you:

Donate Online

Donate online via PayPal using your PayPal account or your credit card. (You do not need to have a PayPal account to use this portal to pay with a credit card.)

Employer Matching Gifts

Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match any charitable contributions made by their employees. Some companies even match gifts made by retirees and/or spouses. If you are not sure if your company has such a program, contact your organization’s business office.

Pay by Check

Make your check payable to The Dwelling Place of NY and mail to 409 W. 40th Street, New York, NY 10018.

Amazon Wishlist

Visit our Amazon Wishlist for items you can purchase for us online.

Amazon Smile

AmazonSmile is operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as Amazon.com. The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the charitable organization of your choice.

Stock Donations

The Dwelling Place accept stock donations. Email Sr. Joann to get more information.

Memorial Gift

Donate in memory or honor of a significant person in your life. A card acknowledging your gift will be sent to your honoree or to the family of the person you are remembering.


  • Dear Friends, Thank you! We exceeded our goal for our Cool Summer Night’s Campaign. Through your generous response, we have exceeded our goal: the cost

  • Dear Friend, On a warm summer night in July 2017, Rosa, a senior citizen recently retired after working 25 years in a nursing home, and

  • The May 1 Bealtaine celebration to benefit the Dwelling Place of New York was a rousing evening of music, dance, poetry and surprise guests. Sponsored

  • Your legacy gift can ensure that the life-saving services of The Dwelling Place will always be here… The Dwelling Place shelters some of the most