Thank you for believing that every woman deserves a foundation to build a strong future. Our goal is to make it as efficient as possible for you to support Women Build. Below is some information you might find helpful. 

Tax information. You will receive a receipt acknowledging your gift via email or mail, dependent upon whether you made an online gift or offline gift (check, IRA contribution, cash, etc.). Habitat for Humanity Chicago is a registered 501(c)(3) organization. Contributions to Habitat for Humanity Chicago are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law. Habitat for Humanity Chicago's Tax ID number (EIN) is 46-0494889. 

Submitting an offline donation. If you prefer to make a donation via check (we recommend sending in a check if you intend to make a sizeable gift to help us avoid processing fees), please:

1. Make your check payable to "Habitat for Humanity Chicago". 

2. In the memo line or on an enclosed note, write the person's full name or team name to whom the donation should be credited. If you are making a general donation, just write "general donation". 

3. Mail to: 
Habitat for Humanity Chicago
ATTN: Women Build
1100 West Cermak Road, Suite 404 
Chicago, IL 60608 

If you would like to bring a donation into our office, please call 312.563.0296 in advance.

4. You should see the donation allocated to the designated fundraising page within 10 days of receipt. If you do not, please contact 

Made a donation to the wrong place? No problem! Email or call 312-563-0296 x422 and we will fix it.

Matching gifts. Thousands of companies have Matching Gifts programs that double or even triple individual contributions made by their employees. Use our matching gift search tool to see what your company offers and the steps to take to submit a matching gift. If you need Habitat to complete a form, email us at

Something else? Visit our donation FAQs page. If we still haven't answered your question, please contact us at 312-563-0296 x422 or