Make a donation.

Donations to the Fund can be made as one-time gifts or recurring periodic contributions. Various donation methods are outlined and available below.

All donations to the Fund at Emergency Assistance Foundation are tax deductible in the U.S. Emergency Assistance Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public charity with Tax ID 45-1813056.

Ways to Give

Credit & Debit Cards

To make a donation using your credit card, debit card or other available options, click the appropriate button below.

Text to Give

To make a donation via Text-to-Give, simply text the unique keyword “KMX” to 71777.


To donate via check, electronic transfer/wire, or securities, please review the detailed instructions in our Donation Methods Guide.

Apply for a grant.

If you have been impacted by an unforeseen disaster or personal hardship, you may be eligible to apply for financial assistance. Please read the Application FAQs to determine if you and your event qualify.

Additional resources.

Emergency Assistance Foundation is here to help during difficult times. Please click the “Community Resources” button for links to local resources, disaster preparedness education, financial learning tools, and more.

Need help with your application?

Phone: 888-508-3162