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There are many ways to donate to the Crisis Nursery:

Donate Online

Online giving is safe, simple and convenient. Simply click here to open a secure online donation form, which safely processes payments through Abila Fundraising Online. After submitting your gift, you will receive an automatic confirmation email from Greater Minneapolis Crisis Nursery.

Give By Mail:

Monetary donations may be mailed to:

Greater Minneapolis Crisis Nursery
NW 6189
P.O. Box 1450
Minneapolis, MN  55485-6189

Honor and memorial gifts:

Click here to give an honor or memorial gift online. Be sure to enter the details of your honor or memorial gift under "Additional Questions" - including if you would like an honor card sent to the honoree or a family member. For further information, please contact Ashley Gilleland (612) 767-8468.

Monthly Giving:

With even a small commitment each month, you will make a difference in the life of a family. Click here for more information about our monthly giving program, Circle of Hope.

In-Kind Wish List: 

Whether you have individual items to donate or are planning a baby shower or in-kind donation drive to benefit the Crisis Nursery, your gift of new clothing, children’s supplies, and other items will help the Crisis Nursery. We strive to ensure that all children in our care can use the supplies that have been donated, meaning that only new, unused items can be accepted. This guarantees our kiddos aren’t exposed to any odors, pet dander or hair, or other allergens.

  • Download our current Wish List: click on the orange “Wish List” button at the top of the page
  • Purchase items from our Amazon Wish List – donations can be mailed directly to the Nursery: 4544 4th Avenue South Minneapolis, MN 55419

Please note that we cannot accept the following items: used items, stuffed animals, items with latex, items that promote violence, religious themed donations, pre-assembled or pre-wrapped donations

Donations are accepted Monday-Friday between 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., and Saturday-Sunday between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.. If you have questions or are planning a larger donation, please call us at (763) 591-0400.

Greater Minneapolis Crisis Nursery is located at: 4544 4th Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55419.

Give to the Max Day:

Show your support for the Nursery on Minnesota’s largest giving day, Give to the Max Day, on Thursday, November 16. Your generosity on this day makes a difference far beyond this 24-hour giving event.  Making a gift is easy – on November 16, visit and search for Greater Minneapolis Crisis Nursery to give.  

Want to make an impact, but don’t want to wait? You can! Go to schedule your Give to the Max Day gift between November 1-15. 

Make a Gift of Stock:

Many donors choose to make their gifts in the form of appreciated stock. If you are interested in making a gift of stock, please call Al Willig at (612) 767-8464.

Make a Planned Gift:

Explore strategies that allow you to plan for your future as well as benefit Greater Minneapolis Crisis Nursery. For information about gift planning options, please contact Jennifer Harrison at (612) 767-8461.

Give By Phone:

To make a gift by phone, please call Ashley Gilleland (612) 767-8468.


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