Make a Donation


The Ali Forney Center relies on the generosity of individuals and businesses to provide life-saving services to over 2,000 homeless LGBTQ+ youth every single year. When you give, you help provide care for homeless LGBTQ+ youths, including meals, shelter, and physical and mental health needs. You can even give directly as a birthday gift, which helps to recognize our youth as individuals.

Make a Difference

Ways to Give

All gifts are tax deductible. Find out the specifics
when you choose a way to give.


Give Online

Make a one-time gift through our secure platform.

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Join AFC 360

Join a compassionate community of monthly supporters with the level that’s right for you

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Major Gifts

Major Donations of $2,500 and above provide AFC with the foresight to invest in areas of our work that need it the most. Click below or email Zachary Cohen at or call 212-222-3427 ext 322 to learn more.

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Donate Stock

If you’re interested in donating stock transfers, and other related inquiries, email Aidan Heck at or call 212-222-3427 ext. 907

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Emerging Leaders Council

AFC's Emerging Leaders are young professionals who are passionate about championing our young people and supporting our life-saving programs through events, campaigns, and other creative initiatives.


For more information on the ELC, and to stay informed on upcoming ELC events and opportunities, email

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Corporate Partnerships

We are proud to partner with companies to benefit our young people, while also collaborating on volunteerism, employee engagement and marketing. To learn more about our corporate partnerships program please email Paul Clark at

Project Birthday

Birthdays deserve to be celebrated. Help homeless LGBTQ youth celebrate theirs.

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By Mail

Please make your check payable to The Ali Forney Center and send it to:
Ali Forney Center
224 West 35th Street,
15th Floor

New York, NY 10123

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Planned Giving

If you’re interested in including us in your estate plan please email Zachary Cohen at or call 212-222-3427 ext. 322

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Corporate Matching

Double your impact with a matching gift–a charitable donation by a corporation that matches an employee's contribution to an eligible nonprofit organization. Sometimes it’s dollar for dollar or much more! Please contact Aidan Heck at or call 212-222-3427 ext. 907