Giving to VIBS

VIBS serves thousands of clients each year. The efforts of VIBS include working directly with clients to provide them the services they need to recover from violence they have suffered and engaging the community to prevent future instances of violence. Please join VIBS in the vital work of helping individuals and families affected by violence. Your support will ensure that everyone who comes to VIBS will receive the assistance they need.


donate-here-box-purpleMAKE A DONATION. Thank you for considering giving to VIBS. You can donate to VIBS online by clicking here. Online donations can be made as a one-time gift or on a monthly recurring basis. VIBS accepts all major credit cards — American Express, Discover, MasterCard and VISA. To donate over the phone, please contact the Development Office at (631) 360-3730. Additionally, you can mail your donation in the form of check or money order, payable to:

Victims Information Bureau of Suffolk
185 Oval Drive
Islandia, New York, 11749

GIVE IN HONOR OF A PERSON OR EVENT. To celebrate a person or event, you can make a donation to VIBS in their honor. Your gift in their honor will allow VIBS to continue fighting to eradicate violence in our community and help survivors heal.

GIVE IN MEMORY OF SOMEONE. The passing of a loved one is a painful time. You can give a gift in their memory and encourage other loved ones to do the same. In their name, VIBS can ensure that thousands will heal and recover from violence they have suffered.

PLANNED GIVING. By including VIBS in your plans for the future, you can ensure that victims of violence will benefit directly from your generosity. Your choice to include VIBS in your will or trust comes with benefits to you and your family and unmeasurable benefits to those VIBS serves daily. To learn more about bequests, planned giving and your legacy contact or call (631) 360-3730.

DONATE NEW ITEMS TO HELP VICTIMS OF ASSAULT AND ABUSE: VIBS is often in need of new clothing items as well as other items to help the people we serve. CLICK HERE to see what’s needed.

VIBS is a 501(c)(3) organization, registered with the NY State Attorney General. VIBS will not share or otherwise distribute information about its donors or volunteers. Contributions to VIBS are deductible to the full extent of the law. A copy of VIBS’ financial statement may be obtained by writing to VIBS or the NYS Dept. of Law, Office of the Attorney General, Charities Bureau, 120 Broadway, NY, NY 10271, or by contacting


Primary funding sources for VIBS’ programs include:
Suffolk County Department of Social Services, NYS Office of Children and Family Services, NYS Department of Health, NYS Crime Victims Board,  NYS Department of Criminal Justice Services, U.S. Office on Violence Against Women, United Way of Long Island, and many generous individuals, organizations, foundations, and businesses.