Ways to Give


Until the promise of democracy becomes the practice of democracy, NCNW will stand as the vanguard for equity, justice, and fairness.  As the premier African American women led organization, our mission is clear, to lead empower, and advocate for women of African descent, their families, and communities.

Giving to NCNW supports economic justice, voting rights, health equity, and women’s rights.

Workplace Giving

Increase your impact with an Employer matching gift.

You can double your donation! Many companies offer matching gift programs to encourage employees to contribute to charitable organizations.   Learn more.

To find out if your company will match gifts to NCNW, please enter your employer’s name below (LINK TO HEPDATA)

If you do not find your employer through this search, please check with your company to see if it would consider matching your gift to NCNW.

If your employer requires an Employer Identification Number (EIN) or Federal Tax Identification Number, please use 53-0173054

Mail your completed matching gift form to: Development/Fundraising at NCNW, 633 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20004

In 2023, we will take Dr. Johnnetta Betsch Cole’s innovative fundraising vision of a President’s Circle to another level with transparent communication and engagement! We invite you to become an active partner in implementing our strategic vision that will focus on the following four pillars: 

  • Mobilize People 
  • Advance Policies 
  • Revitalize Programs 
  • Solidify Infrastructure

Your annual NCNW financial contribution to the President’s Circle will ensure long term sustainability of NCNW programs and membership events. In addition, President’s Circle members will receive advance invitations to NCNW sponsored events at our Washington, DC headquarters and other program updates across the nation. Read the complete letter here.

Gifts In Honor/Memory of

A gift in honor or in memory is a thoughtful way to recognize a birthday, special occasion, or someone you love.  A gift in memory is a special way to remember a loved one.

Combined Federal Campaign

Federal employees and retires can support NCNW using the CFC online pledge portal. Giving options include payroll deduction, credit/debit card, e-and check/bank transfer. This link will take your CFC website.


Estate Planning

With thoughtful planning, you can leave a meaningful legacy to NCNW. Popular ways to make a legacy gift are through a will or trust. Your gift can support any area of NCNW, augment your current giving, and even establish an endowed fund. Learn more.

Advantages to you:

  • Remain in control of your assets during your lifetime.
  • Modify your plans if your needs change.
  • Leverage assets, including cash, stock, and real estate.

Retirement Plans

Naming NCNW as a beneficiary of your retirement plan is one of the most efficient ways to support our future. Your benefits include:

  • Flexibility to take withdrawals and adjust beneficiary designations during your lifetime.
  • Favorable tax results for your heirs

How it works: You can name NCNW as a sole beneficiary, co-beneficiary, or contingent beneficiary of your IRA, 401(k), or other tax-deferred retirement plan. After your lifetime, the residue of your plan passes to NCNW tax-free and to any other named heirs.

How to make your gift:  Request a beneficiary designation form from your retirement plan administrator. Note: If you’re 70 ½ or older, you can transfer assets from a traditional IRA directly to NCNW to make an immediate gift.

IRA Distribution: You can transfer assets directly from a traditional IRA to support NCNW, an easy, tax-efficient way for donors to make an impact today. If you are 70½ or older, you are able to make a tax-free gift of up to $100,000 directly from your traditional IRA to NCNW. And if you are 72 or older, you can also use this transfer to satisfy your required minimum distribution.

How to make your gift: 1.  Contact your IRA administrator and request that a distribution be made directly to NCNW. 2. Provide your IRA administrator with our Tax ID number (53-0173054).

Stock Transfer

Giving stock and other appreciated securities to NCNW offers an appealing mix of tax benefits and direct support. Appreciated securities are those that are worth more today than when you acquired them and have held them for one year. Learn more.

Please notify NCNW in advance of any stock transfers so that proper acknowledgment may be made.

If you have any questions, please call (202) 737-0120 or email this form to rbooker@ncnw.org.