to love, is to serve

No one becomes poor by giving.


Mahtabe is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation dedicated to global goodness and relies on the generosity of others to carry out its mission of delivering kindness and care in the world.

To make a secure online contribution using any major credit card from any country, click the Give button below.


Your donation is tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law, deeply appreciated, and will be used with an eye towards, “lowest cost-highest impact.”

Prefer to PayPal? Click the Donate button below.

If you are interested in mailing a check or performing a bank wire transfer, kindly write a message via the contact page and instructions will be provided for you.

Comments from our Supporters

Your work and love brings tears to my eyes. — Jani

Being able to support your projects fills my heart with joy. Nothing could be a better investment. — Bert

The journey with you and your work has really touched my heart and I am very grateful for that. — Ann

You’ve reminded me that if we do our own bit, collectively we can achieve something wonderful. — Sonia

Your work strengthens my faith in goodness of people. - Viral

Donation FAQs

Is my donation secure?

Yes, very. If donating through this https-enabled site, your transaction will be processed via, which is a certified PCI Service Provider Level 1, aka the most stringent certification level available in the payments industry. Read more about Stripe’s security here.

If donating via PayPal, your transaction will be similarly protected, as they also comply with stringent PCI standards. Read more about PayPal’s security here.

Furthermore, your personal information will never be shared, in any way, with any 3rd party. It stays with us.

Is my donation tax-deductible?

Yes. Mahtabe is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation with tax-exemption status granted by the Internal Revenue Service. Your donation is tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law. Our EIN is 83-2764155.

Will I receive a receipt?

Yes. If, for some reason you do not within 24-48 hours after making your donation, check your SPAM folder or email sayhi[at]mahtabe[dot]org for assistance.

How will my donation be used?

During the “check out” process, you have the ability to specify the project that you’d like your donation applied to. Otherwise, you will be informed via email how the donation will be used.

How do I know that my donation is being used for the specified purpose?

If you have donated to a specific project or initiative, you will be emailed photos and/or updates in a timely manner.

If you have special reporting requirements, feel free to let us know.

How much of my donation will be put toward the project?

Minus modest bank transaction fees, all of it since Mahtabe has no office overhead and nominal administration expenses.

Do you have a question not covered here? Let us know or call/text 845-657-1031.