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Since 1979, Someplace Safe has been committed to building safer, healthier communities for victims and survivors of crime in West Central Minnesota. The impact of Someplace Safe’s work on the individuals and families of our communities is truly inconceivable. No matter what the need, such as assistance filling out a protection order, emergency safe housing, clothing and furnishings to start over in a new home, a supervised parenting time, or simply a listening ear, Someplace Safe is here to guide the way to a safer, healthier future.

We invite you to consider Someplace Safe this holiday season, when making your end of year contribution.

Your gift, no matter the size, makes a difference in your local community and in the lives of others.

There is a universal tax break for charitable donations. Someplace Safe's Federal Tax ID number is 41-1358654.

Please consider the following giving options below:

It’s easy for you to give an online donation or a sustained monthly or yearly gift through our donation page at www.someplacesafe.info/get-involved/giving. You may designate your gift to a specific program or office.

With the text-to-give option, you may give via text message from anywhere. Whenever generosity strikes. Simply send the text "@sps" to 52014 to donate quickly and easily today from your cell phone!

You may drop off or mail your gift at your local Someplace Safe office or mail to: Someplace Safe, PO Box 815, Fergus Falls, MN 56538-0815. Please make your check payable to Someplace Safe. Gifts maybe designated for a specific program or in memory of someone.

Many corporate employers sponsor matching gift programs and may match the charitable contributions made by their employees. Visit our website at www.someplacesafe.info/donate and type in the name of your employer in the search box of the online donation form to find out if your employer is participating in corporate matching gifts. Contact your employer for more info on their corporate matching policy.

Someplace Safe accepts donations of new and gently used items for use by local victims and survivors. We also accept donations of cell phones in any condition, cell phone chargers, empty printer ink cartridges, toiletries, and quilts. Make sure to also check out the Someplace Safe Thrift Stores, located in Alexandria and Morris, for your donations of gently used clothing, household items, toys, and more!

In addition to the many opportunities, we offer to provide funds and items to support our mission and help survivors heal, the gift of time is always needed at Someplace Safe. Learn more about at www.someplacesafe.info/get-involved/volunteer-interns/.

Use Amazon Smile when shopping and generate donations for Someplace Safe! Amazon Smile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charity every time you shop, at no cost to you, with the same vast selection and convenient shopping experience. To shop at simply visit smile.amazon.com/ and select Someplace Safe as your charity of choice.

Giving a holiday present gives individuals the chance to receive a gift that you chose specially for them. Ideas for children include: pajamas, slippers, board games, backpacks scarves, gloves, puzzles, drawing tools, learning games, and books. Ideas for adults include: pajamas, robes, socks, slippers, scarves, gloves, journals, lotions, manicure/grooming set, perfume/cologne, or gift cards.

Fill a stocking or gift bag full of things you or your group believe would be enjoyed. Some suggestions include: Small toys, games, art supplies, treats, toiletries, socks, lotions, make-up.

This gift enables individuals to shop for their own families or treat themselves to something they need. Retailers we suggest: Target, Walmart, local grocery stores, local gas stations, local restaurants, local discount stores, Visa, or Mastercard.

This is a great way to help families who are experiencing hardships or may be having a difficult time. Due to the nature of each families’ circumstances, you will be unable to drop off the items directly at their homes. If you, your family, your co-workers, congregation or group would like to adopt a family, please contact Someplace Safe for specific family information (sizes and other details).

Visit our website at www.someplacesafe.info/get-involved/giving to consider other ways to support local families in need and spread holiday cheer during this season of giving.

For questions or additional information, please call your local Someplace Safe office or contact 218.739.3486 ext. 222 or give@someplacesafe.info.

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