There are many ways to support JED and contribute to the life-changing impact of our work. Together, we can reach more teens and young adults.

If you do not find what you’re looking for on this page, please get in touch with Katherine Duncan at katherine@jedfoundation.org or (212) 647-7544.

Donate Online

Your gift will have an immediate impact on the lives of young adults. Make a gift today.

Make a Monthly Gift

Becoming a monthly donor is a valuable and convenient way to support JED year-round. Donate monthly.

Honor and Memorial Giving

Make a donation in honor or in memory of someone. Your generous, tax-deductible gift will help ensure JED’s work reaches more young adults.

Giving through Your IRA

A qualified charitable distribution (QCD), or IRA charitable rollover gift, can save you money while supporting JED’s work.

Employer Matching

Many companies offer to match nonprofit donations made by their employees. Gifts from employees’ spouses and retirees may also qualify for a match.

Corporate Giving

Regardless of the size of your business, there are impactful ways you and your employees or team can support our mission and make a difference in the lives of young adults.

Donate by Mail or Phone

You can support JED’s work through a donation made by mail or phone.

Planned Giving

Fulfill your financial goals while leaving a legacy. Leaving a gift to JED in your will or trust, by beneficiary designation, or another form of planned gift can make a lasting difference to our work.

Stock Gifts

Donate stocks or mutual funds from your investment portfolio and potentially receive significant tax benefits.

We are happy to help you find the best way to contribute. If you have any questions or require assistance, please contact Katherine Duncan at katherine@jedfoundation.org or (212) 647-7544.


Ways to Give

JED has earned the highest possible rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent evaluator of nonprofit organizations. This four-star “exceptional” rating indicates sound fiscal management and a commitment to accountability and transparency.

JED is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization which exists to protect emotional health and prevent suicide among young adults. JED’s federal tax ID number is 13-4131139, and our Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) number is 11531. For additional documentation, please see our financials and 501(c)(3) letter.