Ways to Give

Invest in Mental Health Resources for ALL

We are NAMI Greater Los Angeles County and we believe in a Los Angeles where every Angeleno can thrive, regardless of zip code or neighborhood. Where everyone has access to free mental health resources. We are dedicated to improving the lives of Angelenos affected by mental illness. We strive to create a better tomorrow where all people affected by mental illness can experience hope, recovery and wellness in a world free of stigma.

When you donate to NAMI Greater L.A. County, you are helping transform communities in Los Angeles, one individual and family at a time.

Listed below are the many ways you can give and make a difference in the life of someone living with mental illness.

Online Form

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Two attendees at NAMI GLAC's 2024 Regional Conference

Other Methods

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Mail check to:

NAMI Greater Los Angeles County
c/o Development Department
515 S Flower Street
19th Floor, Suite 1963
Los Angeles, CA 90071-1600

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To make a gift over the phone or if you have questions, please contact Liz Jackson, Development Director, at 213-340-2034.

NAMI GLAC is a 501 (c)(3) organization and can also be identified for tax purposes with our EIN 95-4049720.

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When you become a monthly donor, you help ensure that the funding for critical programs, services and the Help Line is consistent throughout the year. As a result, monthly donors are greatly appreciated.

Please know that no donation is too small to be made. Every dollar makes a difference.

Click here to use our donation form and indicate that you wish to become a monthly donor.

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Gifts in honor or in memory of a friend or family member are a beautiful way to honor and remember those you love and support NAMI Greater Los Angeles County. You can click the button to make your gift online and indicate your selection on the form.

If giving by phone or mail, simply email Liz Jackson at [email protected]. Special acknowledgment letters will be sent to the person or family you are honoring.

  • Memorials: A memorial gift is a meaningful way to turn your memories of a loved one who has passed away into purpose, by making a gift in their honor.

  • Tributes: A tribute gift is a way to mark special occasions or to pay tribute to an individual who has made a difference in your life. Tribute gifts honor celebrations such as: anniversaries, births, bar/bat mitzvah, graduations, sweet sixteens, quinceneras, weddings and professional milestones such as work anniversaries, promotions and retirements.

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Have a birthday or special event coming up? Ask friends to donate to NAMI GLAC instead of buying gifts. It’s super easy to create your own fundraiser on Facebook that raises funds for NAMI GLAC. Learn how easy it can be.

Learn about fundraising

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When you make a Donor-Advised Fund gift, it’s possible that the sponsoring organization will not share your information with us. Please send us a note at [email protected] when you’ve made a gift so we can make sure to thank you and ensure that your gift gets to where it is intended.

Instructions for a Donor-Advised Fund gift

Car Donation Program

Donate Your Car to NAMI GLAC

Your car donation will go to help us achieve our goals, and make a difference in our community. We have partnered with Cars2Charities to make donating your car as easy as 1, 2, 3! And your donation is 100% Tax Deductible!

We gladly accept:

-Cars, Trucks, Vans, RVs, Golf Carts, Motorcycles, Heavy Duty Equiptment, Classic Cars, Buses, Trams, Boats, even Airplanes!

-Cars2Charities accepts most vehicles…running or not! *

-Call right now to find out more! 855-520-2100


How To Donate:

  • Step 1: Call 855-520-2100 to speak with a donation coordinator, and complete the process over the phone OR Click the Donate Now button below
  • Step 2: Fill out the Donation Request Form on our Cars2Charities sponsored Donation Page!
  • Step 3: A donation coordinator will call you to schedule the pick up, and once your car has sold, your tax deduction comes in the mail!

For questions, or to find out more about Cars2Charities’ simple car donation program, please call 855-520-2100.

Cars2Charities – 9723 Glenoaks Boulevard, Sun Valley, CA 91352

* While we accept most donations, very few will not qualify for our program. We do apologize for this inconvenience, but we are limited by market trends and economic shifts. Luckily, we offer many other ways to support our cause! Thank you for your understanding and continued generosity.

Donate any vehicle!

Matching Gifts

Did you know many companies offer matching gifts to encourage giving among their employees? The impact you’re making on mental health in Greater Los Angeles can be doubled or even tripled by a company match. Employers may also offer volunteer matching programs that match volunteer hours with corporate donations.

Matching Gift and Volunteer Grant information provided by
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You can mail your company’s completed matching gift form to:

NAMI Greater Los Angeles County
Attn: Matching Gift
515 S Flower St
19th Floor, Suite 1963
Los Angeles, CA 90071-1600

Or email your company’s completed matching gift form to: [email protected].

Our Employer Identification Number (EIN)/Federal Tax Identification Number is 95-4049720.

Donate more than cash

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