Ways to Give

Donate to Room at the InnRoom at the Inn is all about people helping neighbors in need. We are glad you want to help – and there are many ways you can do it. Thank you for your gifts which help support and transform the lives of homeless women and families.

Contributions to Room at the Inn may be eligible for a 50% credit in Missouri state taxes. This is a credit in addition to your deductions so your gift costs you half as much. For more information, contact Mary Kaminski at 314-209-9181 or maryk@roomstl.org.

Give Online

Give online today using a secure server. Make a monetary donation using your credit or debit card. Click here or on the Donate button.

Monthly Giving

Join Room to Care with your monthly gift. This faithful support ensures that the ministry continues, even in uncertain times. Click here to donate online and select frequency of gift.

Give by Mail

You can make a donation by mail with a check or credit card by printing the Donation Form and sending the form with payment by mail.

Call Us

Please call us to make a donation by credit card over the phone: 314-209-9181.

Honor Someone Special

To give a gift in honor or in memory of someone special, click here or on the Donate button to give online. You can also download this form then mail your gift.

Share Your Shares

Donate stock and avoid paying capital gains tax on earnings from publicly traded stock if you donate that stock to Room at the Inn. Find out more by clicking here.

Make a Planned Gift

Planned giving also known as estate planning is the process of deciding how to best transfer your assets, during your lifetime as well as at death. Following are popular options to consider: Will or Bequest; Stocks, Bonds, IRA and Retirement Plan assets. Of course, individual tax situations vary. Please consult your tax advisor regarding the potential benefits to you of making any planned gift. Room at the Inn does not provide tax advice.

To obtain more information about making a planned gift to Room at the Inn, please call or email Cindy Hails at 314-209-9181 or cindyhsdp@gmail.com. Cindy will be able to answer all your questions and direct you in the process.

Make a Match

Double your gift through your employer’s matching gift program. When making your next gift to Room at the Inn, check with your employer to determine the policy for matching gifts.


Combined Federal Campaign

Federal employees can support Room at the Inn through the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC). Select CFC #40068 on your giving form.

Donate Needed Items, Clothing and Supplies

Our current list of Urgent and Ongoing Client Needs is being updated and will be reposted soon. Please note that we are not accepting winter clothing and coats at this time.

As of January 2017, we are in need of:

  • men’s white t-shirts, sweatpants, sweat shorts and pajama bottoms
  • women’s t-shirts, jeans, sweatpants, knit shorts and pajama bottoms
  • new underwear and socks, all ages
  • soap and toothbrush travel containers
  • incontinence pads and women’s sanitary products
  • laundry detergent in 25 to 32 load bottles


You can also help change lives for the better by volunteering your time and talents at Room at the Inn.

Thank you for opening your hearts to your neighbors. Your gift will provide shelter, nourishment, training, resources and hope. May your kindness and compassion be returned to you many times over. Click here or on the Volunteer button on the left to learn more.