Give By Mail

To make a donation by check, please make it payable to “Shade” and mail it to:

P.O. Box 398
Great Falls, VA 22066

Other Ways to Give

Matching Gifts

Your employer may match donations to Shade up to a certain dollar amount each year. Contact your HR department for requirements.

Does your employer use Benevity to match donations? Shade is registered and able to receive these gifts!

Donor Advised Funds

It is easy to give to Shade through your donor-advised fund. If you have a DAF, please consider recommending to your financial advisor that they support Shade. You can also click on the link below for more information.

Security Assets

Shade is happy to receive security asset donations including publicly held stock, mutual funds, or bond funds. A security donation instruction sheet is available right here or upon request by email (

Online Shopping

Shade is registered with iGive, a platform that donates when you shop online. You can sign up here so that a percentage of what you spend will be sent our way!