Your tax-deductible gift makes our work possible

We appreciate any donation, large or small. Please consider automatic monthly donations, as these help improve our financial stability and lower fundraising costs.

Your privacy is important to us. We do not publish the names of supporters—unless you explicitly give us permission to do so. BEST does not share names and addresses of our supporters with other organizations.

Your donation is tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. BEST is a 501(c)(3) charity. Tax ID #42-1661720.

Other donation options

Here are other ways you can give to BEST, most of which will avoid the small fee PayPal withholds for processing the transaction.


Send a check to:

PO Box 773
Eugene, OR 97440

Be sure to include your email and/or postal address so that we can send you a receipt.

Bank account

Use our simple Automated Clearing House (ACH) authorization fillable PDF form to set up a one-time donation or automatic monthly donations (which you can cancel at any time), transferred electronically from your bank account

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From your IRA

If you donate part of the Required Minimum Distribution (RMD) from your traditional Individual Retirement Account (IRA) to a qualified 501(c)(3) charity such as BEST, you may qualify for some tax breaks.

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PayPal Giving Fund

To have 100% of your gift benefit BEST, with no fees withheld, donate online securely via the PayPal Giving Fund, a 501(c)(3) charity. PayPal will provide you with a receipt. Typically, BEST will receive your donation within a month or so.

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Amazon Smile

Shop via AmazonSmile, and Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchases to BEST.

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