Thank you for your interest in donating to the Oregon IDA Initiative!  Below you will find important information and steps on how to make your donation.

Important Information for Donors

  • The Oregon Dept. of Revenue requires that we collect donor Social Security Numbers or Employee Identification Numbers.
  • There is a $500,000 limit on tax credits an individual can claim on contributions per return filed.
  • If you donate by check, wire, or stock/mutual funds your tax credit rate will be 70%. If you donate by credit card your tax credit rate will be 67%.

Step 1: Complete Our Donor Form



Step 2: Send Your Donor Form to Neighborhood Partnerships

If you have donated before, you may email your form without your SSN or FEIN to If you have not donated before, please include your SSN or FEIN and follow the mailing instructions below. For security purposes, please do not email your form to us if it contains a social security number.

By Mail:
Neighborhood Partnerships
ATTN: Oregon IDA Initiative
2501 SW First Ave, Suite 120
Portland, OR 97201

Or Fax: (503) 226-3027

Step 3: Donate

  • Follow these instructionsPlease note that the donor form does NOT initiate your wire transfer. Donors are responsible for initiating wire transfers with your bank or advisor. Your donor form helps us associate you as the contributor when your funds arrive in our brokerage account.

Within 1-2 weeks of our receiving your payment and donor form, you will receive an acknowledgment letter confirming your contribution to the Oregon IDA Initiative.