Ways to Give

30 million Americans will struggle with a clinically significant eating disorder at some point during their life.  The National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) is where people turn for hope, help and recovery. Make a secure donation to NEDA today and you will support prevention, cures and care – including education programs for early intervention, programs and services to support family members, and advocacy programs that improve access to care.

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*NEDA is a 501 (c)3 non-profit organization.  Your donation is tax deductible to the full extent of the law.

Join Our Referral Listing

By joining our referral listing you become a part of the National Eating Disorders Association, the largest grassroots eating disorders organization in the United States. Together – with your support – we provide an incredible information and referral service that gives hope and help to eating disorders sufferers, their friends and families. Learn more.

Become a Sponsor

NEDA sponsors make our programs possible and provide support for special events and major outreach efforts such as our Annual Conference and National Eating Disorders Awareness Week. Sponsorships go to work immediately to support those affected by eating disorders and acts as a catalyst for prevention, cures and access to quality care. Learn more.

Memorial and Honor Giving

Your thoughtfulness will be appreciated by others. Making a tribute gift to someone living or someone who has passed away can be an honor and/or help to alleviate grief. Learn more.

Planned Giving

People with great compassion often think beyond their own lifespans. What better way to thank the people or organizations that have had an impact on your life, than to make a contribution from your estate through a bequest? It doesn’t matter whether your gift is large or small. Charitable giving is not only for the wealthy. All legacy contributions are important and make a difference. Learn more.

Support A Walker

If you would like to support an individual or team participating in a NEDA Walk, please go to www.nedawalks.org and select their walk location. Once there, you will be able to search for the walker by name and support their efforts to fight eating disorders.

Host A Fundraising Event

Do you have great friends and colleagues you’d love to get together? Have you ever thought about hosting a fundraiser to benefit NEDA? Here’s your chance! Whether it’s a house party, happy hour, film screening, all-sizes fashion show, a yard sale, or yoga class, NEDA can help you host a successful event. Email Jasmin Ibrahim: jibrahim@myneda.org for more info on how to get started!

Donate Your Car

Donating a car, truck, van, boat or RV tothe National Eating Disorders Association is easy! The company, Donate for Charity, arranges free vehicle pickup, handles DMV issues, sells your vehicle at auction and then distributes the net proceeds to NEDA. For more information, call toll-free: 1-866-392-4483 or complete this online form.

Feeding Hope Fund for Clinical Research

The Feeding Hope Fund raises restricted funds designated for the distinct purpose of providing grants to qualified clinical researchers who have been selected through our very competitive application process. These grants will focus on innovative treatment research, prevention research, and training dissemination research. Learn more. 

Employer Matching Gifts Program

Many companies offer programs to match charitable donations made by their employees. Over 20,000 companies support the philanthropic work of eligible nonprofit organizations like NEDA. By participating in your employer’s matching gift program, you are making a bigger difference in the lives of those struggling with eating disorders. Learn more.