Local Charities

Your gift helps meet the unmet basic needs of people in our community.

Do you want to help provide food for the hungry? Shelter for the homeless? Service animals for people with disabilities? Help MIT student, staff, and faculty members engaged in public service initiatives? You choose where you want to give, and we’ll help you do it. 100% of your donation goes to your selected charity.

  • Support the volunteer efforts of students and your colleagues through the MIT Community Service Fund.
  • Support children, youth, and families of Greater Boston through United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley.
  • Give to a local health and human service charity of your choice.

Not sure where to give? We're happy to answer questions and assist you in making your donation designation. Please contact us at community-giving@mit.edu or 617-253-7914.

Hurricane Relief Information

As we respond to the storms that have rattled the US and much of the Caribbean, many have reached out with questions about how to donate to hurricane relief efforts. We've set up a number of funds that you can support through our Charitable Giving app on Atlas which will help support hurricane relief efforts. Click the links below to learn more about the funds, and visit atlas.mit.edu to set up payroll deductions or make a donation by credit card through Community Giving at MIT.

Please contact our office if you have any questions about making a contribution. We are touched by the generosity of the MIT community, and we continue to believe that, together, we can make a substantial positive impact in the world.

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