Giving Back

Your donations make our programs and services possible and help the women and child at Emily’s Place transform their lives and break the cycle of domestic violence. We value your support. There are many ways to provide financial support to our organization.

How Can You Help?


1 Month of childcare for 1 child


1 week of counseling for 4 women


1 week of case management for 4 women


1 month of shuttling women & children in the van to work, school, & childcare


2 weeks of maintenance and repair supplies for the house


2 weeks of diapers, baby products, cribs, car seats, and safety items


1 month of DART passes for 1 woman to go to work or school


One week of groceries for the women and children in our 32-bed facility


A gift in memory of a loved one or in honor of a special occasion is a wonderful way to pay tribute to a person and to make a difference in the lives of women and children at Emily’s Place.

Memorial Gifts​

Memorial gifts are made in memory of a deceased family member, friend, neighbor, colleague, etc., often in lieu of flowers for a funeral service, an anniversary of the individual’s passing or other special times of remembrance.

Honor Gifts

Honor a family member, friend, or colleague and celebrate a special occasion (birthday, wedding, graduation, anniversary, retirement, or holiday) with a donation in their name.  A growing number of people are incorporating philanthropy into their celebrations in lieu of gifts.

Current Immediate Needs:

Paper Products (Cups, Plates, Silverware, Bowls)

Kitchen Trash Bags- 30 & 33 gal. (Black)

Vacuum Seal Storage Bags (XL) 

Curling Irons (All Sizes)

 Children’s shoes -all sizes (new)  

Baby Gates

Potty Chairs

House Hold Items:

Laundry Detergent (Commercial Size for High Efficiency Washers)

Dreft Newborn Laundry Detergent

Bleach, Dryer Sheets

Tupperware, Silverware Sets, Oven Mitts

Foil, Ziplock Bags, Paper Napkins 

Brooms, Mops, Swiffer Wet Jet Mop


The following items are
always needed:

Storage Containers- 14 & 20 Gal. w/Lids

Kleenex, Paper Towels, Toilet Paper

All Purpose Cleaner (i.e. Mr. Clean, Lysol etc.)

Lysol Disinfectant Spray, Clorox wipes

Hand Sanitizer

Hair Products-(Suggested Brands: Cantu, African-Pride, Olive Oil & Motions)

Ways To Help

The Plaid Tag

The Plaid Tag, a resale thrift store in Plano, has partnered with Emily’s Place to collect donations of clothing and household items on our behalf. The owner of The Plaid Tag, Lisa Fuller, provides credit to Emily’s Place that can in turn be used by our women and children in shopping for clothes and items that they can use. The Plaid Tag is located at: 2436 K Ave, Plano, TX 75074


AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices and shopping features as but on AmazonSmile, 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products will go to the charitable organization of your choice at NO COST to you. Add Emily’s Place as your charitable organization of choice. On your first visit to AmazonSmile you will be prompted to select a charitable organization. Once you’ve selected “EMILYS PLACE INC”, your selection will be remembered and every eligible purchase you make on AmazonSmile will result in a donation.

 Tom Thumb Good Neighbor Program 

Account Number: 13889  

Tom Thumb donates to non-profit organizations in the community through their Good Neighbor Program. Simply link your Rewards Card with Emily’s Place account number and the purchase price of groceries will be recorded to our account. Tom Thumb keeps a running total of our account and issues a check for 1% of the total each quarter. There is NO COST to you and the more people who link their card to Emily’s Place account, the bigger the rewards we receive from Tom Thumb. To add Emily’s Place as an organization of your choice on your Rewards Card, fill out the Good Neighbor Program section and return it to the Courtesy counter at your local Tom Thumb.

Kroger Community Rewards

Emily’s Place Kroger Community Reward Number:   EK864

Kroger pays participants on an annual basis based on their percentage of spending as it relates to the total spending of all participating Kroger Community Rewards organizations.  A digital account is needed to participate. 

To register for a digital accountGo to  Under “Savings & Rewards” select “Kroger Community Rewards.” Click the View Details button under “I’m a Customer” to enroll in Community Awards. If you already have a digital login, enter your email address and password to login, otherwise select “Create an account” and fill out the required information.  Once logged in, select Community Rewards and enter Organization Number EK864 for Emily’s Place. After adding Emily’s Place, any transaction using your shopper’s card will be applied to the program. It takes approximately 10 days for the Kroger Community Rewards total to begin displaying on your receipt.

North Texas Giving Day

September 17, 2020 

North Texas Giving Day is Communities Foundation of Texas’ annual 18-hour online giving extravaganza for North Texas nonprofits. It is powered by creative nonprofits, social media activism, area wide collaboration, and contributors like you with a goal to help build awareness and support for nonprofits in the North Texas region. Since 2009, Communities Foundation of North Texas’ Giving Day has pumped more than $290 million into the North Texas Community, helping more than 3,000 local nonprofits. In 2019 over $50 million was raised through 169,464 donations, benefiting 2,988 nonprofits.   

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