“Do your little bit of good where you are; it is those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.” – Archbishop Desmond Tutu
Your generous donation to Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon will touch the lives of thousands in our state:
>> Helping families meet basic needs for food and shelter through our community service programs.
>> Addressing the root causes of poverty through advocacy and action.
>> Deepening our commitment to our neighbors through interfaith education, dialogue and peace work.
>> Addressing how care for creation is woven into faith, the hallmark of creation justice.
Join EMO’s "Sustaining Partners" with monthly donations
As a Sustaining Partner, your faithful, monthly donation to EMO—to any of our programs, or to the General Fund—will provide a reliable stream of income supporting our work throughout the year. No gift is too small. Even a modest monthly donation adds up!
• $15 supplies an Emergency Food Box for a struggling family through Northeast Emergency Food Program at Luther Memorial
• $25 gives an HIV Day Center client searching for a job a monthly bus pass
• $50 provides a counseling session for a Russian Oregon Social Services client facing domestic violence
• $100 buys bedding for a newly relocated refugee family through Sponsors Organized to Assist Refugees
EMO encourages automatic monthly gifts via our website. There are no checks to write and no payments to remember. We will acknowledge your generosity at the end of every year, helping us save paper and reducing unnecessary mail. It’s easy! Go to our secure, online giving portal (see below) and specify the frequency of your gift as “monthly.”
Honor & Memorial Giving
An Honor Gift to Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon is a wonderful way to celebrate the special people and events in your life. A Memorial Gift is a beautiful testimony to the life of a beloved person.
Give us the name and address of whomever you wish to notify of your gift, and we will send them a card. Include any special message you wish. (See how to donate below.)
Online Donations are safe and secure. When you donate through our website, we will not sell, trade or share your information with anyone else. Donate Online Now
Donations can also be mailed to Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon, 0245 SW Bancroft Street, Suite B, Portland, Oregon 97239.
For special and in-kind gifts, or if you have any questions, please contact Carla Starrett-Bigg at (503) 221-1054.
Give your used vehicle to EMO. Please call Volunteers of America at (503) 235-8655 and request to speak to someone in their Vehicle Donation Program. You may also complete and submit an intake form at Charity-Connections.org; they will then contact you to complete the donation.
Note: The Internal Revenue Service recognizes Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon as a tax-deductible, 501(c) 3 non-profit organization. Our tax identification number is 93-0625-359.