Ways of Giving

You can help.

San Diego Youth Services receives donations and other gifts through a variety of ways to help make our vital work possible. We are proud that 86.5 percent of all funds go to serve youth directly.

Choose how you can help today.


Donate online today. Giving online is the most simple and cost-effective way to support us. You can also grow your donation and help us earn bonus funds with a gift through Champions for Youth until January 28.

Planned giving

Plan now to leave a legacy that will help us continue supporting homeless youth and youth in crisis in the future.

Host an event

Dedicate your birthday or another event to San Diego Youth Services. Ask your friends and family to directly donate in your honor.

Wish list

Shop our wish list or organize an in-kind donation drive for your community. Our wish list has the most immediate needs for in-kind donations.


Shop AmazonSmile with us. Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to us whenever you choose San Diego Youth Services as your designated charity.