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Mail, Text and Phone Donations

Your donations bring help and hope to people every day.

Donate by Mail


To donate by mail, please download and complete the check donation form. Your form and check payable to American Red Cross can be mailed to us at:

American Red Cross

PO Box 37839

Boone, IA 50037-0839

While we prefer gifts to be sent through USPS to our PO Box, if you’d prefer to send your check (payable to American Red Cross) and check donation form via FedEx or UPS, please use the following address (please do not send cash):

American Red Cross

c/o CDS Global

2005 Lakewood Drive

Boone, IA 50036

Donate By Text


To donate, text REDCROSS to 90999 to give $10 to American Red Cross Disaster Relief, which helps people affected by disasters such as hurricanes, floods, earthquakes, wildfires and tornadoes.

Charges will appear on your wireless bill, or be deducted from your prepaid balance. All purchases must be authorized by account holder. Must be 18 years of age or have parental permission to participate. Message and Data Rates May Apply. Text STOP to 90999 to STOP. Text HELP to 90999 for HELP. Full Terms and Privacy Policy: hmgf.org/t.

Text REDCROSS to 90999 to give $10 to American Red Cross Disaster Relief, which helps people affected by disasters such as hurricanes, floods, earthquakes, wildfires and tornadoes.

Text PREVENT to 90999 to give $10 to the Red Cross and help us vaccinate children against measles.

Launched in 2001, the Measles & Rubella Initiative – led by the American Red Cross, the United Nations Foundation, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, UNICEF and the World Health Organization – provides technical and financial support to governments and communities for mass vaccination campaigns and disease surveillance around the world. The Initiative has supported the vaccination of more than 1 billion children helping to reduce measles deaths by 78% globally (compared to 2000).

Please consider making a donation today to help us continue this campaign. To learn more, visit www.measlesrubellainitiative.org.

Please note: Charges will appear on your wireless bill, or be deducted from your prepaid balance. All purchases must be authorized by account holder. Must be 18 years of age or have parental permission to participate. Message and Data Rates May Apply. Text STOP to 90999 to STOP. Text HELP to 90999 for HELP. Full Terms and Privacy Policy: hmgf.org/t.
View a list of all participating carriers at hmgf.org/t

Donate by Phone


Donate by Phone

To donate by phone via credit card or to ask questions about donating money to the Red Cross, please call us at:

You can also reach us at:

  • Español: 1-800-257-7575
  • TDD Operator: 1-800-220-4095
  • For donation related questions, please contact donor services.

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    Support all the urgent humanitarian needs of the American Red Cross.

    $10.00 is the minimum online donation amount. All donations are tax deductible.