The High Water Women Foundation has been designated a 501(c) (3) organization by the Internal Revenue Service, which means that all contributions are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law. We are pleased to make our financial statements available to all interested parties. To obtain a copy of these documents please contact Elanor Brand at

Donations by Check

Payments by check can be made payable to High Water Women Foundation and mailed as follows (please be sure to provide the purpose of your donation):

High Water Women Foundation
33 West 60th Street, Floor 2
New York, NY 10023
Please let us know if your employer will match this gift.

For information on opportunities to underwrite and sponsor HWW programs and special projects, or to discuss particular giving opportunities, please contact Alissa Desmarais (504) 321-4203 or

Other Giving Opportunities

Securities: A contribution of appreciated securities allows you to receive a tax deduction for the full market value while avoiding capital gains taxes.

Honor and Memorial gifts: Celebrate a significant occasion — for example a wedding or birthday— with a contribution to the Foundation in honor of a loved one. You can also honor the life of a special friend or relative with a gift.

Bequests: Consider designating the Foundation as a beneficiary of your estate, 401(k), or insurance policy.