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In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

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Give Strategically
and Bring Learning to Life

These easy-to-use philanthropic strategies provide the transparency and accountability you love, with the power to give at scale. Every learning request you support brings us one step closer to a nation where every student can access a great education.

Give now, pick projects later


Purchase account credits

Short on time? Account credits are dollars that you can buy now and use later to fund classroom projects or purchase gift cards.

Purchase credits

Give through a donor advised fund

Do you use a donor advised fund? This is another way to deploy your philanthropic dollars in support of education.

Learn more

Give the gift of giving

Give your friends and family the joy of supporting their personal passions through DonorsChoose.

  • Include your message of support
  • Available for delivery, at home printing, or email
  • For orders of $1,000+, upload a logo and customize the name and message printed on each gift card
  • Your recipient chooses a project and hears back from the classroom
Order gift cards Order bulk gift cards
gift cards

Rally your community and highlight your support

Curate the projects that most inspire you on a single page, and encourage others to join you in support of teachers and students.

  • Choose featured projects by hand or by criteria you select
  • Share easily with friends and family
  • Publically track and celebrate your impact
Create a giving page

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How can I access my account credits? Once signed in, you'll find the total of your account credits in the top right-hand corner of every page next to your name, and also on the right-hand side of your "private info" tab. The account credits will be automatically recognized during the checkout process. where to find your credits Questions? Please email or call Di through her contact information at the bottom of this page.
  • Can I run my own match offer, or partner with DonorsChoose creatively? If you’re interested in partnering with DonorsChoose, we’d love to hear more about the match you’re interested in creating! Please send a short description to Di via her contact information below.
  • Can I give in-kind? We're not currently set up to receive and distribute in-kind donations. Read more about in-kind donations on our Help Center. Questions? Please email or call Di through her contact information at the bottom of this page.
  • I want to give a large amount. Can I talk to a person? Thank you so much for your interest in supporting teachers through DonorsChoose at scale. Please send a note to Di using the contact information at the bottom of this page, and we’ll set up a time to talk about your goals.
  • My answer can’t be found here. No worries! You can visit our Help Center for even more info on using our site. If you still have questions, please email or call Di through her contact information at the bottom of this page.

I’m here to help!

Thank you for helping teachers thrive, and for your part in building a more equitable future for students across America. DonorsChoose is the place where you can make a tangible difference for teachers and students, no matter what learning looks like in the year ahead. My team and I are here to help you with any questions.

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Di Zhao
Donor Relationships Manager | 212.239.3615, ext. 264