Donating to the ACLU: General Information

The ACLU of Northern California is supported by passionate individuals whose donations help us protect civil liberties in Northern California and across the country.

Ways to give

Tax-deductible donations

Make a tax-deductible gift to the ACLU Foundation of Northern California to support our education programs and impact litigation.

To make a tax-deductible gift online, click here.

You may also mail a check to our office at:

ACLU Foundation of Northern California
Attn: Development Department
39 Drumm Street
San Francisco, CA 94111

Membership (not tax-deductible)

Join the ACLU or renew your membership. Your membership dues support our legislative advocacy and lobbying work.

To become a new member online, click here.

To renew your ACLU membership online, click here.

You can also mail in your membership form to the ACLU office at:

ACLU Membership Department
125 Broad Street, 18th Floor
New York, NY 10004

For more information, please click here.

Other ways to give

There are many other ways to give. You may designate your support for the ACLU of Northern California (not tax-deductible) or the ACLU Foundation of Northern California (tax-deductible):

  • Honor a friend’s birthday, wedding, or graduation with a special gift

  • Celebrate the life of a loved one with a memorial gift

  • Make a gift of stock

  • Leave a legacy. Make a planned gift to keep the ACLU strong after your lifetime.

If you are interested in making a gift to support LGBT rights by giving a gift to the FrontLine Fund, please contact us.

For assistance, please contact the Development Department at giving@aclunc.org or (415) 621-2493.