FAQ


  1. How will the Milwaukee Rescue Mission handle my personal information?
  2. How will the Milwaukee Rescue Mission distribute my gift?
  3. Is this site secure?
  4. How can I stop a monthly donation?
  5. Is my gift tax deductible?
  6. Who can I contact if I have a question or problem?
  7. How can I know if an organization asking for donations is legitimate?
  8. My company matches gifts to 501(c)(3) organizations. How does this work with donations to the Milwaukee Rescue Mission? 

How will the Milwaukee Rescue Mission handle my personal information?
We do not sell or share your information with any other organization. For more information, please read our privacy policy
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How will the Milwaukee Rescue Mission distribute my gift?
The Milwaukee Rescue Mission appreciates your support and is committed to being a good steward of the resources we are given. All costs are average and include the expense of preparing and providing meals, shelter and other services. All donations will be used for board-approved programs and projects. When any need or project has been met or cannot be completed, extra funds will be used in areas of greatest need. 
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Is this site secure?
This site uses an HTTPS protocol to ensure your information cannot be stolen by a third party during your transaction. HTTP stands for hypertext transfer protocol, and it is the language that all web browsers speak when talking to web servers. The S in HTTPS means the server and browser are "communicating" in a secure environment. For more information, click here.
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How can I stop a monthly donation?
To cancel a monthly pledge, please call the Milwaukee Rescue Mission at (414) 344-2211 and ask for Amy prior to the date your gift will be deducted from your checking/savings account or charged on your credit card.
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Is my gift tax deductible?
Your donation is tax-deductible to the full extent of the law. After the donation you will be emailed a confirmation of your gift that can be used for the taxation purposes.
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Who can I contact if I have a question or comment?
You can call us by phone at (414) 344-2211, email us at info@milmission.org or write to us at: 830 North 19th Street, Milwaukee, WI 53233 if you have any questions or comments.
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How can I know if an organization asking for donations is legitimate? 
The Milwaukee Rescue Mission is a fully compliant 501(c)3 non-profit organization. We occasionally make phone calls asking for gifts; however, we do not typically go door-to-door. If you ever have any questions about whether a fundraiser is a legitimate request from the Milwaukee Rescue Mission, please call (414) 344-2211. We encourage everyone to come and visit us here at MRM. We want you to see firsthand how the work we do transforms lives every day! 
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My company matches gifts to 501(c)(3) organizations. How does this work with donations to the Milwaukee Rescue Mission?
Depending on your company’s procedure, we will provide verification to your employer when you complete the appropriate company paperwork and it is sent to the Milwaukee Rescue Mission. Click here to see a list of companies that currently match gifts to the Milwaukee Rescue Mission.  If you do not see your company listed and would like to add them, please let us know at (414) 344-2211 or info@milmission.org.


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