Your support will help! You may make a donation directly to our operating fund, or a contribution to our endowment fund. If you can help, please call (417) 782-1772, or click the button below to make your gift through PayPal!
Remember… Missouri taxpayers who contribute $100 or more to Lafayette House are eligible for a 50 percent tax credit toward their state taxes (see below).
Tax Credit Program:
The State of Missouri offers a Domestic Violence Shelter Tax Credit to encourage donations to domestic violence shelters. Simply send your contribution to Lafayette House, and we will mail you a tax credit application form – a brief, one-page form that verifies your contribution. Return the application to us, and within six weeks, you should receive a tax credit certificate from the Missouri Department of Social Services.
Who is eligible?… any entity with a Missouri tax liability, including individuals, corporations, partnerships, etc.
Eligible donations include cash, stocks, bonds, marketable securities, land, and buildings.