302 Columbia St. Vancouver, BC engagement@dewc.ca 604-681-8480


Did you know that 90% of your donations go directly to services that support vulnerable women and children in the Downtown Eastside?

The Downtown Eastside Women’s Centre is a registered charity: Charitable Registration #12989 5959 RR0001. Tax receipts are available for donations of $10 or more. Read about our Signature Sponsorship Opportunities for examples of your donation’s tangible impact.

I would like to make an online donation.

I would like to make a donation by mail.

Other ways to get involved:

I would like to donate goods.

I would like to volunteer.

For all donation inquiries contact Fundraising & Communications at 604-681-8480 ext. 250 or email engagement@dewc.ca

Third Party Giving

The Downtown Eastside Women’s Centre accepts online donations via various third party platforms:


 Canada Helps is an online giving platform that charges a small administrative fee in order to facilitate donations to charities across Canada.

CHIMP is a Vancouver-based organization and online platform which facilitates online giving.


 Benevity is a B-corp and online platform that streamlines the process of corporate giving to charities and non-profits.

Gift Giving

Your tax-deductible donation makes a difference to the lives of women and children, and makes a great holiday, birthday and anniversary gift. We would also be happy to send you additional information about our organization and personally answer any questions you may have.  During regular office hours you can contact us at (604) 681-8480 x 250 to make a telephone donation with Visa or Mastercard directly or to talk about the gift-giving option that is right for you.

Tribute Giving

Click the subheadings below to access which form you are looking for. The form should accompany your donation.  


Gifts in Honour of

Donate to recognize an important person in your life or help to celebrate a birthday, anniversary, marriage, or any milestone.


Gifts in Memory of

Donors may also make donations in memory of someone special who has passed away.

Planned Giving  

By leaving a gift to The Downtown Eastside Women’s Centre in your will or estate plan, you will contribute to a lasting legacy for future generations of women and children.

A planned gift is tax-wise and can help you and your family achieve your charitable and estate planning objectives.  For more general information about planned giving, please contact us.