Ways to Give

"A friend loves at all times..."
Proverbs 17:17

"Let the little children come to me..."
Matthew 19:14

Our donors make a positive change in our community's families. You make our services possible. 

Make a one-time gift or become a Friend of Ivy House and support community families through a monthly gift to Ivy House. 

How to Donate to the Ivy House


To make a one time donation to the Ivy House you may use the button above to make an electronic donation.

Thank you for considering a gift that will benefit local families!


Friends of Ivy House are our monthly donors. As a Friend, you will receive quarterly updates from our Executive Director that includes a note or picture from a child your donations have helped. You'll also be invited to special events planned throughout the year including a private tour of the Ivy House. You make caring for children 24/7 possible. 

To become a Friend, click on the "Recurring Gift" button above.


Please consider making the Ivy House a beneficiary of your will or retirement plan to help provide a safe and loving place for generations of children.


To donate by mail use the address below:

Ivy House

P.O. Box 53

New Ulm, MN 56073

The Southern MN Crisis Nursery, DBA Ivy House, is a nonprofit, tax-exempt charitable organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Donations are tax-deductible.

Wish Lists

We are so grateful for all of the support our community has provided for us! Look over our wish list PDF for our most up-to-date needs.

Check out our 2024 Wish List. We've filled it with wishes for toys and cleaning/office supplies that we'll use with the kids we serve.

Volunteer with Ivy House

Ivy House is reliant on volunteers. We are so grateful for the willingness of our community to offer their time and talents to serve our families.

If you would like to volunteer with the Ivy House please read through our Volunteer Opportunities. When you are ready to apply to be a volunteer, fill out the Volunteer Application form linked below. We are grateful you are willing to help!

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