Affordable Community Residence Association

Durham NC

How Can I Help?

You can help ACRA in the following ways:

Donating to ACRA Durham

Your donations help assure that we can provide safe places to live to people who need it the most. Click on this button to send us a donation through PayPal. You do NOT need a PayPal account to use the PayPal service. All major debit and credit cards are accepted. To donate to ACRA every month, simply click on the "Make This Recurring (Monthly)" box. Thank you very much!



Volunteer Interest FormACRA is a small non-profit that relies heavily on the generosity of other people to help us provide compassionate care for our residents. Therefore, we have many volunteer opportunities that are open year round. In addition to our day-to-day needs, ACRA is involved in several fundraising events. So whether you are looking for a long-term commitment, or a short-term volunteer opportunity, we need your help!

Please complete the below form to be added to our future newsletters and volunteer lists. You will receive information on upcoming ACRA events and learn about volunteer opportunities.

See Some Who Have Already Volunteered

Download the Volunteer Interest Form (PDF file)

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Funding Sources

VolunteerSubstantial portions of our operating funds are provided through grants. Additionally we receive money from the Combined Federal Campaigns, the State Employees Combined Campaign, and the United Way. Rent, Churches, Fundraisers, and our Endowment make up the remainder of our income.


  • Duke University Health System
  • Crape Myrtle Foundation
  • Duke Chapel
  • Sororities at University of North Carolina, Duke, & North Carolina Central University
  • AIDS Walk & Ride

Fitts-Powell Wish List

  • Outdoor grill
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Dog grooming
  • Free landscaping advice
  • Volunteers for landscaping project (late May)

Blevins Wish List

  • Dorm size refrigerators
  • TV's for client rooms
  • Outdoor grill
  • Outdoor furniture