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Our donors have told us they appreciate having a choice about where their money goes. On this page, you'll find a number of options for your gift. Clicking the button images or selecting items on the dropdowns will take you to a secure link to make your donation.

If you contribute to our General Operations fund, we will direct your money to where it is needed most.   Donations to the Endowment Fund help support individuals as they seek continuing education.  

YAP operates programs in 100+ communities across the United States.  You can also choose to give to one of our individual programs by selecting the county name using the tab menus below, organized by state.  

Thank you for caring about the youth, adults and families we serve!

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Youth Advocate Programs, Inc. (YAP) is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization. Thus, charitable contributions may be tax deductible. The official registration and financial information of YAP may be obtained from the PA Dept. of State by calling 1-800-732-0999. Phone inquiries may also be directed to the FL Division of Consumer Services (1-800-435-7352) or the NJ Attorney General (973- 504-6215). Written inquiries may be directed to the NY Attorney General, Department of Law, Charities Bureau, 120 Broadway, New York, NY 10271; or for the cost of copies and postage to the MD Office of the Secretary of State, State House, Annapolis, MD 21401; or to the VA State Division of Consumer Affairs, Department of Agricultural and Consumer Services, PO Box 1163, Richmond VA 23218. YAP's Registration does not imply endorsement, approval or recommendation by any state.