Financial contributions are the lifeblood of The Northampton Survival Center. With a food budget of $300,000, in partnership with the Food Bank of Western Massachusetts and others, we distribute food valued at over $1.5 million to low-income residents of Hampshire County.

One-time or recurring contributions of any size are gratefully received and are fully tax-deductible.

Our non-profit Federal Tax ID number is 04-2774166.

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Ways to Donate

Make an Online Donation

Make a one-time or monthly recurring donation by PayPal or credit card today by clicking here to donate online!

Please consider covering our processing fees for online donations so every penny of your gift goes towards our mission!

Mail In Your Donation

By mailing in your donation, we incur no processing fees, which means every penny of your gift goes towards our mission! We also accept mail-in donations via credit card and bank.

Please print and send this form in with your credit card or bank donation.

Send your donation to:
Northampton Survival Center
265 Prospect Street
Northampton, MA 01060

Join our Bread & Butter Club

Spread your warm feelings about the Northampton Survival Center’s work throughout the year. Our Bread & Butter Club allows regular donations through monthly or weekly contributions from your bank or credit card. You’ll feel good about helping us all year long!

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Make a Gift of Securities

It’s easy to donate stocks and securities to the Northampton Survival Center. Click here for more information.

Donor Advised Funds (DAF)

Utilize your Donor Advised Funds for a donation to the Northampton Survival Center. Click here for more information.

Make a Gift from your IRA

Through a qualified charitable distribution (or QCD, previously named the IRA charitable rollover) individuals 70 1/2 and older are eligible to contribute up to $100,000 directly to the Northampton Survival Center from their IRA, tax free. Click here for more information.

Make a Future Gift - By Bequest or Retirement

You can create your legacy and ensure the future of the Northampton Survival Center by continuing your support of the Center with a gift through your estate and becoming a Legacy Donor. Click here for more information.

Make a Gift to the 'Feeding the Future' Endowment

Support your community’s future with us as we build an endowment for the Northampton Survival Center. Together we can make sure we will be here to help Feed the Future. Click here for more information.

Additional Ways to Give

AmazonSmile Donation Program

The AmazonSmile donation program allows donors to shop on Amazon while donating to their favorite charity. A percentage of all eligible purchases will be sent to the Northampton Survival Center, a great way to support us while getting your shopping done online.

See below for directions on how to set up your Amazon account to start making AmazonSmile donations to us today!

How to use AmazonSmile on a web browser:

  1. Visit
  2. Sign in with the same account you use for
  3. Select your charity
  4. Start shopping! Remember to checkout at to generate donations for your chosen charity.
    Tip: Add a bookmark to make it easier to shop at

How to use AmazonSmile using the Amazon app on your mobile phone:

  1. Open the Amazon Shopping app
  2. Navigate to the main menu (=)
  3. Tap on Settings and then select “AmazonSmile”
  4. Select your charity and then follow the on-screen instructions to turn ON AmazonSmile in the mobile app
  5. Once AmazonSmile has been activated in your app, future eligible app purchases will generate a donation for the charity you have selected.
    Note: The tablet app is not yet supported. Please visit to learn more.

eBay for Charity Donation

eBay for Charity has partnered with the PayPal Giving Fund to make it easy for sellers to donate 10% to 100% (or as low as 1% for eBay Motors vehicles) of your item’s final sale price to the Northampton Survival Center.

PayPal Giving Fund (PPGF) is a registered non-profit that connects donors, businesses & charities in order to help charities raise new funds. eBay for Charity works directly with the PayPal Giving Fund to enable sellers to donate a portion of their sales and buyers to shop while supporting their favorite charity. It’s a win-win-win opportunity!

Thanks to operating support from PayPal, 100% of every donation processed by PayPal Giving Fund reaches the donor’s chosen charity organization. And because PayPal Giving Fund is a nonprofit itself, 100% of your donation amount is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Click here for more information.