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Donations to Abode Services are tax-deductible. 

Abode Services is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.  As a matter of organizational practice, we will not sell or share your name or personal information with any other entity. Donations may be made online or by mail using our donation form.

Corporate Matching Gifts

Many employers have a matching gift program in which they match employees' monetary gifts. Many companies also have programs for their employees who volunteer in the community.

These programs allow you to multiply your contributions to Abode Services. Please check with your Human Relations department to find out whether your company has such programs.

Memorial and Honorary Gifts

Make a donation in memory of a loved one or friend. Recognize a special person or honor a birthday, anniversary, or other milestone with a gift to Abode Services.

Donate Your Vehicle

You can donate your car, van, truck, boat, RV, or plane to help homeless families and individuals, and earn a tax deduction for the fair market value of your vehicle. For more information, please contact Carol Arata at (510) 657-7409 ext. 203 or visit


Donate while you surf the web. Each time you use Goodsearch as your search engine Abode Services receives a donation of 1 cent.  This might sound like small change. However, it can add up to huge awards.

  1. Enter in your browser
  2. Designate Abode Services as your beneficiary and start surfing the internet superhighway!

Click on amount raised to view how much Abode Services has earned with the help of donors like you.

Planned Gifts

Planned gifts enable donors to make a more substantial gift to Abode Services. Donors receive tax benefits and gifts can enhance a donor's financial situation while making a lasting contribution to helping the homeless. For more information, contact Carol Arata at (510) 657-7409 ext. 203.

Tiny Tickets

Have you collected BART tickets from your commute to work?  Do these BART tickets have unused amounts of 5 or more? Rather than discarding those tickets, donate them to Abode Services. We collect Tiny Tickets and the residual value of the tickets are donated back to our organization. Learn more about the East Bay Community Foundation’s Tiny Tickets Program.

Please send your Tiny Tickets directly to: Abode Services, 40849 Fremont Boulevard, Fremont, CA 94538