Ways to Donate

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1. Donate Now

2. Download, Print, and Fill Out a Form

If you would like to send in a personal check, please complete this form and provide it with your gift. Make checks payable to La Clínica, and mail to:

La Clínica
ATTN: Development Department
P.O. Box 17054
Oakland, CA 94601

3. United Way and Employee Giving

Through United Way, you may designate your gift to La Clínica. If your employer allows you to designate your gift to any nonprofit organization, please consider La Clínica by:

  • Asking for a pledge form from your company’s United Way Coordinator.
  • Write La Clínica, P.O. Box 17054 Oakland, CA 94601 on the donor option line.
  • If you are a government employee, you may designate your gift through the Combined Federal Campaign by inserting La Clínica’s United Way Code number: #16685.

4. Employee Matching

Your gift can have twice the impact if you participate in your company’s matching program. Many corporations and businesses already have established initiatives where the company itself will match contributions made by employees.

To find out if your employer has an Employee Matching program, contact your Human Resources Department. For questions or assistance, please contact our Development Department, at (510) 535-4000 or lcdevelopment@laclinica.org.

5. Memorial or Tribute Giving

La Clínica’s Tribute & Memorial Program provides a meaningful way to recognize someone special, commemorate a momentous occasion or memorialize the passing of an individual who has touched your life.

6. Shop at AmazonSmile

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support La Clínica every time you shop, at no cost to you!

When you shop online at AmazonSmile the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate a portion of your eligible purchases to La Clínica. Tons of products are eligible for donations and you can use your existing Amazon.com account to shop with AmazonSmile.
Click on the “Get Started” button to start shopping and supporting now.

7. The Power of Giving - "Tiny Tickets" Program

La Clínica is collecting unused BART tickets as donations.
Please send any unused BART tickets to:
Development Department – PO Box 17054 – Oakland, CA 94601

8. Car Donation

A free, convenient service through Vehicle Donation to Any Charity (VDAC) for converting that extra car, truck, or RV into a tax deductible donation benefiting La Clínica de La Raza. You can donate online at www.v-dac.com or call 877-999-8322. VDAC is a trusted service that makes sure your vehicle is properly handled so you receive the tax deduction and La Clínica receives the benefit of your donation.

9. Facebook Peer-to-Peer Fundraiser

Create Your La Clínica Fundraiser Through Facebook

Did you know that you can easily create your very own Peer-to-Peer fundraiser for La Clínica on Facebook?   Celebrate your birthday, a special occasion, honor someone special, a personal goal or an idea that you feel passionate about for a great cause.  Create an online fundraiser and invite your family, friends, coworkers and loved ones to give a gift of health and social justice by supporting your fundraiser that benefits La Clínica.  All proceeds supports La Clínica’s mission to provide culturally appropriate, high quality, and accessible health care for all.


STEP 1: Go to La Clínica de La Raza’s Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/fund/LaClinicaDeLaRaza/ and click on “Fundraisers”.  Next, click on the “+ Raise Money” button.  Then, select how much money you want your fundraiser to raise, ex: $300, and when your fundraiser will end.


STEP 2: Title your fundraiser, ex: Jose’s Birthday Fundraiser for La Clínica de La Raza.  Next, tell the world why you are raising money for La Clínica:

  • Are you a patient/employee/ Board Member/ Donor/ volunteer or do you know a patient/employee?
  • Are you an advocate for one of the services that La Clínica provides, like behavioral health or children’s dental?
  • Did you read about a patient’s story that resonated with you?
  • You can also check out other La Clínica Patient Personal Stories that are featured in our website at https://laclinica.org/about-personalstories.html


What’s your ask?   Example: If you believe that everyone deserves quality health care, regardless of race or ability to afford it, please join me in supporting La Clínica with a donation of $5, $10, $25, $50 or $___ any amount.   An example of Step 2 might look something like this:

Jose’s Birthday Fundraiser for La Clínica de La Raza

My name is Jose and in celebration of my birthday this year, I am asking for donations for a nonprofit called La Clínica de La Raza that provides quality health care to the uninsured and underinsured, regardless of race or ability to pay. Please go to this link to learn about Carmen Garibay who wouldn’t be alive if it wasn’t for La Clínica and the wonderful services they provide: https://laclinica.org/donate/ways-to-donate/

If you believe that all people deserve access to quality health care, regardless of a person’s ability to afford it, please join me in supporting La Clínica with a donation of $5, $10, $25, $50 or $___ any amount. With your support, we can get to our goal and help out a worthy cause. Please share this fundraiser with your friends!

STEP 3: Pick a cover photo. Make sure it relates to the subject of your fundraiser.

An example that fits the above fundraiser might be a picture of La Clínica Patient Carmen Garibay.

La Clinica Patient Carmen Garibay

La Clinica Patient Carmen Garibay

STEP 4: Don’t forget to “like” La Clínica on Facebook

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