Ways to Give:

Give Through Your Workplace

Combined Federal Campaign

If you are a government employee, you can give through the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC), which allows for automatic payroll deductions. The designation code for WABA is: CFC #93587.

Other Workplace Giving

Network For Good
United Way
America's Charities
Commonwealth of Virginia Campaign, code # 8469

If you work in the private sector, you may be able double your donation to WABA if your employer matches charitable contributions. Contact the personnel office of your employer to see about matching gift opportunities.

Employers who currently match gifts to WABA:
Bank of America
Fannie Mae/AmeriGives
World Bank
Corporate Executive Board


Catalogue for Philanthropy: 2010-11Catalogue for Philanthropy

The Catalogue for Philanthropy supports high impact carefully evaluated community-based nonprofits with budgets below $3 Million. WABA is proud to be one of the 350 organizations featured in the 2010/2011 edition. Consider giving to WABA through the catalogue to support the catalogue and WABA's mission simultaneously.




Make an In-Kind Donation

WABA welcomes non-cash gifts in the form of goods or services.  If you wish to make an in-kind gift to WABA, please send an email to membership@waba.org, and we will work with you to determine whether your idea will be of use and to help you with the necessary paperwork.


Arrange a Planned/Estate Gift

Planned gifts offer a variety of options for supporting WABA and, in most cases, provide income and tax advantages to you and/or your heir. These include estate/will bequests, life income gifts (charitable gift annuities), insurance and retirement benefits, stocks or bonds, and so forth.

For more information about these and related planned giving programs, please talk with your estate or financial planning advisor.

If you have already included WABA in your planned giving efforts, please contact us at membership@waba.org


Corporate Giving

WABA offers corporations a variety of opportunities for support, including event sponsorship. If you or your company is interested in working with WABA for either sponsorship or our member discount program, please contact the Membership Coordinator at 202-518-0524 x202 or via email at membership@waba.org.

Corporate opportunities involve, but are not limited to:
• Event Sponsorships
• Marketing Opportunities
• Matching Funds
• Employee Volunteer Programs
• In-kind Donations

Donate Your Car

Who wants to sit in traffic when it's this beautiful outside!? Gas prices got you down? Liberate yourself by donating your car to WABA.

WABA receives 70% of the sale price of each car that is auctioned and will thank you with a 1 yr membership or if you're a current member, by a 1 yr extenstion.  

Take your spring cleaning to the next level by donating your car!

Call 1-877- 537-5277 for more information.  You can even donate your car online here.

Memorial or Tribute Gifts

Memorial donations can be made to WABA specifically "in memory of" loved ones, family members and friends, or those who have left a lasting impression.

Tribute/in honor of donations can be made to WABA “in honor” of a specific individual on a special occasion (such as a birthday, wedding, anniversary, or a milestone).

Memorial and honor/tribute donations can be made either through secure online donation (please see “online donation”, above) or by mailing a check directly to WABA with an explanatory note, including the name and address of the person being honored or memorialized.

Your donation will be announced in the next quarterly newsletter.


Donate your bike

Bikes for the World (BfW) is local non-profit organization whose central mission is to collect unwanted bicycles and related material in the United States and deliver it at low cost to community development programs assisting the poor in developing countries or in the Washington DC metropolitan area.  As much as possible, Bikes for the World uses the donated bicycles to help set-up self-sustaining bicycle repair operations which can make enough money to pay the shipping costs for subsequent container shipments of donated bicycles. Bikes for the World has drop off locations located in the Washington metro area. For a complete collection schedule and drop off locations, visit: http://bikesfortheworld.org/



Cash and Checks

To make gifts by cash or check, send your donation to:

Washington Area Bicyclist Association
2599 Ontario Rd. NW
Washington, DC  20009

Credit Card (Online)

Use our secure donation form to make a gift online donate now>

By Phone

Call 202-518-0524 x202 to make a donation by phone.

WABA is a registered 501c3 not-for-profit organization.  All donations to WABA are tax-dedcutible to the fullest extent of the law. Our tax id number is 23-7305477. If you would like a copy of WABA's 990 form, please email membership@waba.org.