Support Us

The YWCA Southeastern Massachusetts is a 501 (c) (3) organization incorporated in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. All contributions are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law.

To review the YWCA’s most recent annual report, and our newsletter, our voice.

To speak with an individual about making a charitable gift to the YWCA contact by phone at 508-999-3255 or e-mail

how to make a donation

To make a donation online, donate today!

To send a donation please print the donation form and mail it with your check or credit card information to:

YWCA Southeastern Massachusetts
20 South Sixth Street
New Bedford, MA 02740

To make a donation by fax, please print the donation form and fax it with your credit card information to: 508-999-2802.

in-kind donations

If you, your company, or someone you know would like to donate equipment or services to the YWCA, please contact by phone at 508-999-3255 or e-mail The YWCA prefers to receive items in new or excellent condition. The Association is unable to perform repairs, cleaning, or pick up of donated items.

The YWCA’s current Wish List includes:

A Woman’s Place 

  • Towels
  • Twin sheet sets
  • Twin Quilts
  • Bed pillows
  • Bedroom Curtains
  • 9 x 12 Area Rug
  • Mops
  • Broom
  • Sponges
  • Toaster
  • Dishes
  • Silverware
  • Pots and pans

YWkids school age program:

  • Computer Games for K-6 (Vista compatible)
  • Playstation 2 and Xbox games (age appropriate)
  • Wii Game System
  • Athletic Equipment (Basketball, Jump Ropes, Footballs)
  • Board Games (for different age groups)
  • Art Supplies (Markers, Crayons)
  • Musical Instruments/CDs
  • Playdough
  • Computers
  • Basketball Hoop
  • Digital Camera
  • Area Rugs