Donations go directly to important case-related work:

$5,000 = Experts in one exoneration case
$1,000 = Testing costs for one piece of evidence in a DNA case
$500 = Two hours of an expert’s time to review a case
$100 = One staff investigator’s trip to visit a client in prison
$50 = One investigation file from a police department

The Mid-Atlantic Innocence Project is able to fight wrongful convictions in our region because of the generous support of individuals like you. We are grateful to accept support in many forms, including planned giving and gifts of stock. To make a cash donation, please use the form below:

Alternative Donations

Remembering MAIP in your will is leaving a lasting legacy of freedom.
It’s very easy to include MAIP in your final wishes:

Share this sample language with your attorney: I hereby give, devise and bequeath to Mid-Atlantic Innocence Project, with offices at 1413 K Street NW, Suite 1100, Washington D.C. 20005, federal tax ID: 54-1993334, or its successors in interest, the sum of $ (amount written out), exclusive of my lifetime donations, if any, for use in its most urgent priorities as determined by its board of directors in their sole discretion.

Please email our Development and Communications Associate, Iris Wu, at with any questions.

Donating stock can be a cost-effective way to support our work as a 5013c nonprofit organization. To make a stock gift to the Mid-Atlantic Innocence Project, please provide the following information to your broker:

  • DTC Participating Account Number: 0141
  • Mid-Atlantic Innocence Project Wells Fargo Account Number: 89086856
  • Mid-Atlantic Innocence Project Tax ID Number: 54-1993334

If you plan to donate stock, please email with “STOCK GIFT” in the subject line to inform us of your transaction. Thank you!

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes! We are a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Our Federal Tax ID number is 54-1993334.

Yes! You will receive an email shortly after submitting your donation online. In addition, we will acknowledge your gift with a mailed letter that can also serve as a tax receipt.

Please reach out to our Development and Communications Associate, Iris Wu, at, and she will be happy to assist you.

We love mail! Please send your check to:

Mid-Atlantic Innocence Project
1413 K St. NW, Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20005

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