Support The Dougy Center

For over 30 years, The Dougy Center has supported grieving children worldwide. Without the generous support of donors like you we would not be here today. As you may know, the death of a parent or child often not only leaves a family emotionally overwhelmed but financially devastated as well. In recognition of this, The Dougy Center does not charge a fee for our services nor do we receive government funding or insurance reimbursements. We rely solely on individual donations, making your gift so important.

If you would like to donate online, please click the Donate Now button.


Ways to Give


If you wish to make a donation by mail, please make your check payable to The Dougy Center and mail to:

The Dougy Center
PO Box 86852
Portland, OR 97286
Or call 503.775.5683


Your gift to The Dougy Center:

  • Creates a safe, caring place for children and their families to grieve
  • Helps us provide peer support groups to around 500 children and their 350 adult family members each month
  • Allows us to recruit, screen, and train caring volunteers and professionals
  • Purchases art and play supplies to assist children in expressing their grief
  • Advocates for better understanding of the needs of grieving children and families in our community and around the world

$1,500 sponsors a child for an entire year
$750 sponsors a child for six months
$375 sponsors a child for three months

The Dougy Center’s online donations are processed securely. For more information on giving to The Dougy Center, please call Mallory Tyler, Director of Development and Communications at 503.836.3645 or email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

The Dougy Center’s Tax ID #: 93-0833241