Donations from corporations, foundations, small businesses and individuals make Hands on DC possible. These contributions pay for the supplies our volunteers use and provide the scholarship money local students need. As a volunteer organization, there are very few costs other than those of the event itself, but we need your support. Our efforts are especially focused on collecting contributions to purchase supplies and organize the event and we need your help! There are a number of ways that you can donate to hands on DC:
You can make a secure online general donation to Hands on DC right now through our PayPal account or Catalogue for Philanthropy!
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All donations are tax-deductible and directly help thousands of DC children. You may also send a check made out to Hands on DC to: Hands on DC, P.O. Box 57094, Washington, DC 20037-0094.
We offer varied levels of sponsor recognition for businesses and individuals contributing more than $500. Please click here for more information about how we honor our donors.
In addition to monetary donations, we also appreciate in-kind donations of supplies and specialized labor for skilled projects. We offer varied levels of recognition for in-kind donations valued at more than $500, click here for more information about how we honor our donors. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you can make an in-kind donation or have a specialized skill to offer.
College Scholarship Fund
Over the past 16 years, Hands on DC volunteers have raised more than $600,000 for college scholarships. These funds have benefited deserving local students, who use the money to help pay for the education they need to create brighter futures for themselves. Click here to find out how you can help these deserving students.
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