We are updating the First Step Shelter website and some pages may not be complete or fully updated. Our Donation button and Make a Gift of Support are live you will be able to make a gift by clicking on the button. Please contact Patrick Smith, Director of Philanthrop and Engagement at 386-361-3800 ext 202 if you need assistance.
Invest in Our Mission
Ending homelessness requires commitment and sustained support. Make a fixed monthly or quarterly donation to support our work year-round
and Our Impact
Attend our signature event The Mayor’s Gala- Mayor Derrick Henry’s Celebration of Community and First Step Shelter’s impact on ending homelessness.
To purchase a ticket, table or sponsorship or request information
Transform Lives Beyond Today
By naming First Step Shelter as a beneficiary in your will, IRA or insurance policy you will be offering your support for our homeless neighbors forb
Make a Gift of Support
Everyone has a role in ending homelessness in our community. When you give to First Step Shelter, you’re helping us provide shelter, healthy meals, connection to services to those in need.
Honor Someone Special
Honor a wonderful person, celebrate a special occasion, or memorialize a loved one. We’ll turn your generosity into an investment in transforming lives by providing a pathway to housing.
A Commitment to Community
Partner with First Step Shelter by sponsoring a special event or a campaign to raise awareness of your corporate commitment to end homelessness.
Become a sponsor of our signature event The Mayor’s Gala, Today!
To make a tax deductible donation, please make checks payable to First Step Shelter and send to
First Step Shelter
3889 W. International Speedway Blvd Daytona Beach, FL 32124
Help Lower Cost and Meet Immediate Needs
To find out more, please contact us at 386-361-3800 x 202, firstname.lastname@example.org