Ways to Give - Amara

Ways to Give

There are many ways to support kids and families.

Thank you for your interest in supporting Amara’s work with children in foster care, adoptees, and their families – we’re so glad you’ve joined us! There are many ways to make a financial contribution. If you don’t see what you’re looking for, let us know so we can partner with you in ensuring kids and families in your community thrive.


Donate Online

Make a gift online today! You can submit a one-time or recurring gift through our secure online portal.


By Mail

Please make your check payable to Amara and send to:

Attn: Development Department
5907 Martin Luther King Jr. Way South
Seattle, WA 98118


Donate Goods for Kids

It takes our whole community to support kids and families. Whether it’s learning more, becoming a foster parent, advocating, volunteering, or donating — it takes all of us to thrive. Will you join us?


Purchase essential items from our Amazon Wishlists

You can support kids in foster care and their families by purchasing essential items such as diapers, cleaning supplies, toys, games, etc. from our Amazon Wishlists.  



Gifts of Stock

You can support Amara by making a stock transfer of publicly traded stocks. Please see our stock transfer guidelines for instructions.


Honorary, Legacy, and Matching Gifts

To learn more about making an investment in Amara through an honorary or legacy gift, an endowment gift, or a matching gift, please contact Ruth Tollefson at 206.438.3938 or by email.

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Our Approach

Since 1921, Amara has been dedicated to meeting the needs of children and families in our community who have been impacted by foster care or adoption with a focus on those who are most impacted including Black and Indigenous children and families, low-income and LGBTQ+ communities.

See Our Approach

Stories & News

There is nothing we can say that is more powerful than what our families and their kids say in their own words. Watch, read, and listen to their stories and experiences – and stay in the know about the latest happenings at Amara. 

See Our Stories