Frequently Asked Questions
Do I get a tax write-off?
Yes, we are a tax-exempt 501c3 nonprofit.
Can I volunteer from home?
Yes, we are always looking for people to make phone calls and help remotely.
I’m a student, could I get community service hours?
Yes, we are happy to have one of our executives sign off on volunteer hours.
Could my children help volunteer as well?
Yes, there are specific opportunities to volunteer with children.
Where do the funds go?
Maman is a nonprofit and based completely on voluntary work. All individuals who are involved are volunteers and do not get paid for their time or participation. There are no administrative costs and fees for staffing. All monetary donations go directly to helping others.
How could I donate?
We offer Zelle, Paypal, Venmo or mailing a check. If you’d like to specify which project you’d specifically like to donate to, please include it in the memo.
What level of privacy could I expect as a recipient of aid from Maman?
Individuals and families have complete privacy when receiving aid from Maman. You will be working directly with an individual volunteer and only that person will have access to your information, unless otherwise specified.