Year-End Giving Information and Deadlines

To receive a gift receipt for 2021, please make your gift in support of KIND by the deadlines below.

Credit Card Gifts

To ensure a gift receipt for 2021, credit card gifts must be transmitted online via our secure website before 11:59 pm, December 31, 2021.

US Mail

All gifts received through US Mail must be postmarked on or before December 31, 2021. Please send checks to:

Kids in Need of Defense

1201 L Street NW, Floor 2

Washington, DC 20005

To ensure a gift receipt for 2021 for credit card gifts, please donate online via our secure website.

Stock Gifts

Transmit stock gifts electronically via your financial institution to KIND, Inc. by December 31, 2021. For securities held by a brokerage firm, instruct your broker to make an electronic transfer to:

Broker Name: Fidelity Brokerage Services LLC
Account Number: Z40-296575

DTC#: 0226


Please email us at to let us know when you have directed your broker to make the transfer so we can track your gift, assure that you receive accurate valuation information, and credit the gift to you. Please provide:

  • Name of securities;
  • Number of shares you are transferring;
  • Name of broker and firm including contact information; and
  • Your address, phone number and e-mail address.

Please contact your tax advisor to see if your year-end gift qualifies as a charitable deduction.

Tax ID

KIND Federal tax ID: 26-2763038

Contact KIND

If you have any questions, please email, or call 202-824-8680 and follow the prompts to reach the Development Department. If you reach our recording, please leave a message and we will respond to your inquiry within one business day. Our normal business hours are Monday–Friday 9:00 am–5:00 pm ET.

Please note that KIND will be closed December 24 through December 31.