Donate Now to EGH
Elizabeth Gregory Home addresses the root causes of homelessness among women. Your donation to EGH will help women who are homeless break the cycle of homelessness and begin a new independent life. Over 50% of our funding comes directly from individuals like you. Elizabeth Gregory Home is a registered 501(c) 3 non-profit organization, therefore, donations are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law.
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EGH relies heavily on the generosity of donors for many of the essential items it needs to run the Day Center and Transitional Home which provide for the needs of homeless women. If you would like to donate items to Elizabeth Gregory Home, please check out our NEEDS LIST and call Elizabeth Stevenson at (206) 729-0262 ext. 1006 to set up a convenient time to drop off your gift. Here are some items we currently need at the shelter:
How We Use Your Gift
Founded in 2006, Elizabeth Gregory Home is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. In 2015, Elizabeth Gregory Home had income of $721,300, including $219,707 in in-kind contributions. EGH had expenses of $503,898. EGH has a diversified funding stream with over 90% of our total expenses dedicated to direct program services. (Amounts will be updated when our 2016 990 form is completed)
In 2016, we served 691 individual women for a total of 10,678 visits. We provided 11,831 hot nutritious meals at EGH and an additional 37,450 pounds of groceries were provided for women to take with them. Thirty nine women secured permanent housing, and thirteen women entered transitional housing.
Other Ways to Give
- Sign up for a monthly recurring donation.
- If you are a Thrivent member, click here to contribute Thrivent Choice Dollars.
- Make your gift donation ‘in memory’ or ‘in honor’ of an exceptional person, or
- As a meaningful gift for those hard-to-buy-for people in your life. We will send a card notifying the recipient of your wonderful gift in their name.
- Leave a Legacy - A Planned Gift is a meaningful way to carry forward your compassion and concern for homeless women. For more information about making a Planned Gift, please contact Ruth Herold.
We use a secure site for our transactions and your information is never shared. If you prefer to send your contribution by regular mail, please use the following address:
Elizabeth Gregory Home
1604 NE 50th St.
Seattle, WA 98105