Giving Options

 

Individual donors provide a significant portion of the support for Helping Hand House. From $2 to $200k, our donors stand side-by-side towards ending family homelessness in Pierce County – one family at a time.

Santa Child - Market Request Email Impage - reducedMake a difference in the lives of children and families right here in Pierce County. Helping Hand House has been preventing and ending homelessness for 30 years with innovative solutions that value people deeply, while holding them accountable and giving families the tools they need to leave public assistance and never be homeless again.

We believe that education, financial responsibility and living wage employment are the keys to ending homelessness in our community.

Would you join us? Every gift made before January 1, 2017 is deductible on your 2016 taxes. Please contact your tax adviser for more details.

Your contribution will truly have an impact and you’ll gain the satisfaction of knowing you made a difference in the lives of a family in need.

Check

You can mail your check payable to Helping Hand House, to:

Helping Hand House
4321 2nd St SW
Puyallup, WA 98373

Or call our office at (253) 848-6096 to make a donation or pledge by phone.

Gift Cards

We accept gift cards to Safeway, Fred Meyer, Walmart, and Kmart, which allow us to fulfill urgent client needs and prepare new units for incoming families, while saving valuable general operating dollars in a time when budgets are tight.

Electronic Bank Transfer

You may also choose to make regular payments to Helping Hand House directly through an electronic bill payment system with your bank. Please click here to contact our finance office with questions.

Planned Giving

Create a legacy for your passion and invest in Helping Hand House through our Legacy Society. It is possible to create a significant impact through a bequest to Helping Hand House. Click here to learn more about planned giving…

Workplace Giving

Donate through United Way of Pierce County (UWPC)
You can designate all or part of your United Way Donation to Helping Hand House.

Donate through Employees Community Fund (ECF) (Boeing)
Helping Hand House’s 7 Digit ECF number: 2390077
You can designate all or part of your ECF Donation to Helping Hand House.

Donate through Combined Federal Campaign (CFC)
Helping Hand House’s 5 Digit CFC number: 19883
Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) is the world’s largest and most successful annual workplace charity campaign, with more than 300 CFC campaigns throughout the country and internationally to help to raise millions of dollars each year. Pledges are made by Federal civilian, postal and military donors during the campaign season (September 1st to December 15th).

Donate through WA State Combined Fund Drive (CFD)
Helping Hand House’s 7 Digit number: 0316510
(CFD) empowers Washington public employees and retirees to strengthen communities through the funding and support of charities..

Gifts of Stock

By contributing appreciated securities that have been held for more than one year, you receive a tax deduction equal to the stock’s full fair market value while avoiding capital gains taxes on the appreciated portion of the stock. Oftentimes, donating stock allows for making a larger gift than might otherwise be possible.

Questions?

Please contact our business office to discuss legacy gifts or ask questions.

Laurie Jackson

(253) 848-6096

Helping Hand House adheres to the American Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Code of Ethics and Donor Bill of Rights. Please click on the titles to download these important documents.