Healthcare for the Homeless – Houston is a 501(c)(3), tax exempt, charitable organization, as defined by the Internal Revenue Service. Your gifts are fully tax-deductible within the limits of the law. Our tax ID number is 76-0647934.

Donate by Credit Card.

You have several other options for making donations:

  • Donate by mail
  • Recurring gifts
  • Gifts in honor, memory or celebration
  • Matching gift programs
  • Charitable campaigns
  • In-kind donations
  • Medical equipment
  • Dental equipment, supplies, or materials
  • Kroger shoppers

Donate by mail
Just download this form and return it to:

Healthcare for the Homeless – Houston
Attn: Chief Development Officer
1934 Caroline Street
Houston, TX 77002

Please make your check payable to “Healthcare for the Homeless – Houston.”

Recurring Gifts: 
If you’d like to make a donation that can be broken into monthly gifts without overwhelming your budget, you may consider making recurring monthly gifts by credit card. Please select this option if you donate on-line or contact the Development Office by mail or phone.

You may terminate donations at any time by calling (713) 286-6130 or by sending an e-mail to carlieb@bcm.edu.

Gifts in honor, memory or celebration

  • If you’d like your gift to be made in honor, memory or celebration of person or event, please provide:
    • The name of the person in whose name you are making the donation
    • The occasion (e.g., birthday, bar/bat mitzvah,  graduation, wedding, anniversary)
    • The person you would like us to notify about the donation
    • (We will include your name and address in the acknowledgement.)

You may include the information above on the donation form and send it with your mailed check, make a note on your online donation, or you may call the Development Office (713) 286-6130 to give us the specifics.

Matching gift programs
Corporate matching gift programs provide a value-added benefit to your donation.Requesting a matching gift is normally a five minute process which must be initiated by the donor. You can do this by filling out and submitting a paper match form provided by your employer or through an electronic submission process.

Please search our database for company specific information. Our tax ID number is 76-0647934

Charitable campaigns
If you participate in the city or federal employee campaigns, please refer to these numbers and specify Healthcare for the Homeless – Houston as your charitable choice:

Combined Municipal Campaign                   2472
Combined Federal Campaign                    29903

In-Kind Donations
You can help people living on Houston’s streets by making gifts for their special needs:

  • New white tube socks – for adults, to help prevent and heal foot problems
  • Foot powder and antifungal cream — for foot problems
  • Bottled water – to prevent dehydration during the summer
  • Insect repellent with DEET
  • New underwear – for men, women, and children (all sizes)
  • Patient health and hygiene kits – include as contents in a Ziploc bag:
    • shampoo, wash cloth, toothpaste, toothbrush, tissues, Band-aids, white tube socks, cough drops
  • Walking canes
  • 7 day pill boxes
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • Nonprescription reading glasses
  • Phone chargers
  • Small flashlights - self powered preferred
  • Backpacks and/or large sturdy shopping bags
  • Rain ponchos - especially in hi visibility colors

Medical equipment
Please contact Jeanne Hanks, (713) 286-6077, Jeanne.Hanks@bcm.edu

Dental equipment, supplies or materials
Please contact Dr. Teresa Grygo, (713) 286-6342, grygo@bcm.edu
Items or material needed:

  • Gloves
  • Composite material
  • Anesthetic
  • Masks
  • Bibs
  • Alginate impression material
  • X-ray film
  • Denture bath cups
  • Disposable lab jackets
  • Caviwipes

Amazon Smile
Amazon will donate .5% of your purchases to Healthcare for the Homeless – Houston. Bookmark the link
https://smile.amazon.com/ch/76-0647934 and support us every time you shop.

Randall’s shoppers
Randall’s will donate 1% of your purchases to Healthcare for the Homeless – Houston. Just go to the store’s Courtesy Booth and add the HHH account number — #11134 — to your Good Neighbor card.