What Your Donation Buys

Even a small donation of $15 can make a difference. Dorothy Day House’s life saving programs are made possible only by donations from people like you.

  • $15 provides a 25 pound bag of oatmeal.
  • $25 buys 15 dozen eggs.
  • $50 provides a dozen breakfasts or 3 people a night’s winter shelter or sleeping bags for 4 people.
  • $100 provides 58 filling breakfast meals.
  • $250 keeps our van running for a month.
  • $500 provided 45 nights of warm and dry shelter.
  • $1000 provides 58 meals, 45 nights of shelter, and 33 sleeping bags.