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FAQ about donations
What is the preferred way to give?

All donations are greatly appreciated, and monthly giving is an easy and high-impact way to help us with our long-term mission. You can change or cancel your monthly donation at any time. 

Being a monthly donor comes with extra benefits. You’ll be invited to an exclusive monthly call with the latest updates on how DxE is taking action for animals.  

If you donate $1000+, you’ll become an Open Rescue Ally and receive special “behind-the scenes” information and previews of investigations, and special opportunities to name rescued animals.

Do you accept check or employer match?

Yes! You can donate by sending a check, payable to FRIENDS OF DXE, to the following address:

   Friends of DxE
   PMB 328
   2425 Channing Way, Ste. B
   Berkeley, CA 94704

Please notify if a check is in the mail so we can look out for it.

If your employer offers a matching donation program, please complete a one-time or monthly donation above, and be sure to check the "Company Match" option when prompted. You will then receive an email with more information to complete the match.

Do you accept stock, Venmo, or cryptocurrency?

Yes to all! To donate stock, just notify and we’ll send you instructions.  You can also send a gift to Direct Action Everywhere (a separate non-profit) through Venmo or cryptocurrency.

How can I make a legacy gift?

Designating Friends of DxE as a beneficiary helps us continue our work well into the future. Please let us know at if you are considering adding Friends of DxE as a beneficiary or have any questions about the process.

You can use the following information:
Legal name: Friends of DxE
EIN: 46-4318107
Address: PMB 328, 2425 Channing Way Suite B, Berkeley, CA 94704

Where does my money go?

Your gift goes towards achieving revolutionary social and political change for animals, exposing and ending the animal agriculture industry and bringing animal voices into the courtroom.

Click here to see our 2023 Impact Report

Friends of DxE (EIN 46-4318107), a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization, is a California nonprofit public benefit corporation that provides grants for DxE's campaigns. The board and leadership of Friends of DxE is independent of each of the grassroots chapters that comprise DxE's worldwide network.

Download the Financial Transparency report

To see past Form 990s for Friends of DxE, please email

Is my donation tax-deductible? What is the tax ID number of Friends of DxE?

Yes! All donations in the United States are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law. No goods or services are provided in exchange for your donation.

Friends of DxE's Federal Tax Identification Number is 46-4318107.

What are other ways to support DxE?

You can create a fundraiser for Direct Action Everywhere (a separate non-profit) on Facebook by clicking here. Facebook collects zero fees so 100% of all donations go towards our work.

You can also find a DxE event near you and meet like-minded people and help us change the world for animals.

How do I provide matching donations to help DxE double its impact?

Our fundraising team regularly coordinates campaigns, and we're always looking for donors to offer a match! If you're interested in offering a match to help us double our impact, please contact

What if I have more questions about donations?

Please contact and we will reply to you within 48 hours.

How do I change or cancel my monthly donation?

To change or cancel your monthly donation, please fill out this form.