Ways To Give


Your tax-deductible donation will directly help support our mission of providing shelter and support to homeless working families. To make a donation, please choose one of the following options:

  • Make a secure online donation using the Donate button above.
  • Mail a check payable to Family Promise of Bergen County at 100 Dayton Street, Ridgewood, NJ 07450.
  • Call us at 201-833-8009 to make a donation via credit card over the phone.

Matching Gifts

Many companies will match their employees’ charitable contributions. Please contact your Human Resources Manager to see if your gift to Family Promise of Bergen County can be matched so your donation will have double the impact.

In-Kind Donations

Family Promise of Bergen County’s sheltering and support programs benefit from generous in-kind donations each year. Donations include new bedding, kitchen items, appliances, diapers, gift cards and other home goods. Because Family Promise does not own a storage facility or have access to a truck, donations are accepted on an as-needed basis. View our Wish List to see what the families in our programs currently need.

Planned Giving

Naming Family Promise of Bergen County as a beneficiary in your estate is a special and lasting gift. Planned gifts can be as simple as making an outright bequest or as complex as creating a charitable trust in your will. Please contact us at 201-833-8009 to discuss options for Planned Giving.

If you wish to make a gift to Family Promise of Bergen County, ask your bank or broker how to designate your retirement assets, life insurance or stocks to help homeless children and their families. Good planning may be able to direct your assets to the Family Promise of Bergen County so they do not pass through probate, avoiding both the delay and fees of that process.

To designate Family Promise as a beneficiary of your retirement plan, your life insurance, or a bank or brokerage account, please note that the organization’s full legal name, address, and Federal Tax Identification Number are:

Family Promise of Bergen County
100 Dayton Street
Ridgewood, NJ 07450

Event Sponsorship

Please click here to learn more about Family Promise’s upcoming events and Sponsorship Opportunities.