Make A Donation

There are many ways that you can make a tax-deductible donation to the Law Center.

Donate online

When you click on the DONATE button below you will be redirected to our secure online donation page, hosted by PayPal. (You may create a PayPal account if you wish, but this is not required to complete the transaction.)

Monthly Giving

Donate to the Public Interest Law Center without breaking the bank! A recurring gift of any size can make a big difference over time. Monthly support ensures a steady, reliable source of income to fund critical work. To set up a monthly payment, click on the DONATE button above. On the donation screen, simply input your monthly amount and check the box that says, “Make This Recurring (Monthly).”

By Credit Card

You may donate by credit card over the phone by calling 267-546-1303.

By Check

Mail your check, made payable to the Public Interest Law Center, to:

The United Way Building
1709 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, 2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103

In Pursuit of Justice: A Campaign for the Public Interest Law Center

As we mark the 50th anniversary of our founding in 1969, we are proud to announce the launch of In Pursuit of Justice: A Campaign for the Public Interest Law Center. This aims to ensure that the Law Center has the resources it needs now and to sustain itself into the next fifty years raising $2 million to fund an increase in staff capacity and an organizational endowment. Learn more here.

To discuss how you can get involved in this campaign, contact Dena Driscoll, Director of Development and Communications, a or 267-546-1309.

United Way

If your company runs a United Way campaign, you can designate the Law Center for your gift; our option number for United Way of Southeastern Pennsylvania is 572.

Matching Gifts

Many companies offer matching gift programs to encourage employees to contribute to charitable organizations. Most of these programs match contributions dollar for dollar, and some will even double or triple the amount of your gift.

To find out if your company will match gifts to the Public Interest Law Center, please contact your employer and request their matching gift form. Send it with your donation to our mailing address:

The United Way Building
1709 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, 2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Gifts of Securities

To make a stock gift to the Law Center, contact LaTrice Brooks at or 215-627-7100 ext. 232 for transfer information.

Planned Giving

If you’re interested in learning more about including the Law Center in your estate plans, please click here to learn about the Law Center’s Ned Wolf Society.

Amazon Smile

Select the Law Center as your charity of choice on AmazonSmile and we will receive 0.5% of the value of all eligible purchases in the form of donation direct from Amazon.

The Thomas K. Gilhool Disability Rights Center Fund

Housed at the Philadelphia Foundation, this endowment, once fully funded, will pay for a new generation of lawyers to lead our work of empowering children and adults with disabilities to live, work, and play in the community deep into the 21st century. To contribute to this fund, you can either contact the Philadelphia Foundation directly, or make a donation to us, directing us to place it in this fund.

Questions about making a gift to the Law Center?

Please contact Michael Berton, Development Manager, at 267-546-1303 or

The Public Interest Law Center is a registered charitable organization. A copy of the official registration may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll free within Pennsylvania 1-800-732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.