Ways to Donate

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Donate Now

The American Red Cross helps people in need, free of charge, every single day!

The American Red Cross is ready, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to come to the aid of disaster victims around the corner, across the country and around the world. The disaster assistance the Red Cross provides is free, made possible by voluntary donations of time and money from the American people. It is not a loan, it is an outright gift. That is why one of the best ways to help neighbors right now is through a financial donation.

Donate Online

Make and online donation or start an online fundraising campaign today.

Other Ways to Donate

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Gifts of Stock and Mutual Funds

Electronic delivery of stock shares is the most secure and expedient delivery process available and provides efficient internal control as well as cost savings.

Donate your vehicle to help the Red Cross

Donate Your Vehicle

Your vehicle donation to the American Red Cross Vehicle Donation Program enables the Connecticut Red Cross to prevent and alleviate human suffering in the face of emergencies.


GreenDrop Charitable Donations

GreenDrop collects items on behalf of the American Red Cross to support our mission and service delivery. How it works: 1. Pack your donations. 2. Schedule a pickup or drop off. 3.Collect your IRS tax receipt. GreenDrop is the fast, easy, and convenient way to donate.

Harlem Globetrotters

The American Red Cross has joined forces with the Harlem Globetrotters as its official charity partner, to help communities across the country prepare for, respond to, and recover from disasters big and small.