Interested in fundraising on Direct Relief’s behalf? Here are a few tips.

Start an Online Fundraiser

Several online platforms make hosting a fundraiser simple.

Among the most commonly used are Facebook and Crowdrise.

Fundraise for a Specific Program

To support a specific emergency or program, please include it in the title of your fundraiser. You can also contact Direct Relief to indicate how you would like to have your funds directed.

Host an Event or Promotion

If you’re interested in hosting a live event or another type of fundraiser, please register here.

Once approved, you will receive permission via email to use Direct Relief’s name and logo.

Please Note: activities such as bingo or raffles are considered gambling in many States. Please check with your State’s Attorney General for more information.

All monetary donations to Direct Relief are tax-deductible. Upon receipt of your donation, a letter of acknowledgment will be sent for your tax records. If your attendees or participants require individual receipts, it is recommended that they donate by check with a valid address.

For cash donations, please provide a list of all names, addresses, and donation amounts. This allows Direct Relief to accurately issue receipt letters.

Please convert all cash contributions into a check before sending by mail.