Spring Appeal Campaign Frequently Asked Questions

Our Growing Effort. NEST is now over 180 members and 250 volunteers strong. With a monthly average of over 600 volunteer hours, 140+ rides and 24 programs, we can rest assured that the NEST is working.

Help keep NEST personal AND ensure no one in Northeast Seattle grows older alone.

On May 10th you can donate:

  1. Online by clicking here
  2. With help from the NEST office. Call (206) 525-6378.
  3. In-person at our Community Open House 4:00 – 6:00 pm at the NEST Office, 7736 24th Ave NE.


$25 to buy coffee & tea for one month of member groups/meetings

$50 to connect a member with a neighborly volunteer

$100 to mail one month’s newsletter to members without computers

$250 to train and support a new volunteer

$500 to sponsor a new member-led group

GiveBIG Frequently Asked Questions

What is GiveBIG?
GiveBIG is a unique, one-day, online charitable giving event encouraging residents of King County to give locally. Through GiveBIG, King County residents are asked to give to local nonprofits of their choosing through the Seattle Foundation’s online Giving Center. The goal of GiveBIG is to raise money for the community while introducing charitably-minded people to hundreds of excellent and efficient nonprofits on Seattle Foundation’s Giving Center that make our region a healthier and more vital place to live.

Forms of Payment
Donations made to GiveBIG online require a credit card. If you do not have internet access or would like assistance making the payment with your credit card, please call the NEST Office at 206-525-6378. Your gift to NEST is welcome in any form – cash, check, or by credit card. Should you wish to donate to NEST on May 10 by cash or check, stop by our Open House from 4-6 pm or mail in your donation to PO Box 51009, Seattle, WA 98115.

What is a Dollars for Change?
Dollars for Change is an opportunity for a nonprofit organization to receive an additional $2,500 on GiveBIG day. Throughout the day on May 10, donors will be chosen at random from the online donations made through www.seattlefoundation.org to have an additional $2,500 given to the nonprofit that received their donation.

Tax Receipt
All individuals who donate on or before May 10 through the Seattle Foundation will receive a tax receipt via email immediately after their donation is processed. Individuals who donate to NEST directly will receive a tax receipt in the mail.