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Every dollar helps us build innovative technology to defend more children from sexual abuse.

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Together, we can accelerate child safety.

When you donate to Thorn, you’re helping to fund a better tomorrow for all kids.

We’ve stopped

5,000,000+files of child sexual abuse
material flagged for removal


32%average triage time saved by users of our CSAM Classifier, according to a 2023 user survey

WE’VE resourced youth
to prevent abuse.

120,000conversations with
youth about internet safety

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Join our community of dedicated monthly donors. Your reliable support propels us toward our goal of eliminating child sexual abuse from the internet.

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A planned gift can make a lasting impact to defend children.

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Frequently asked questions

Will I receive a tax receipt for my donation?

Yes. If you donate on our website, a receipt will automatically be emailed to you. If you donated via check, wire, or stock, we will email or mail you a receipt.

I donated online, but did not receive a receipt. Can you send a new one?

If you do not receive a receipt, please contact us at with confirmation of your full name and email address used to make the donation.

How can I stop or make changes to my monthly gift?

You can manage your monthly gift any time in the Giving by Funraise mobile app by creating an account with the email address used to start your donation. You can also email our team at for help updating your payment method, changing your gift amount, or canceling.

How can I fundraise for Thorn?

The best way to fundraise is directly through Thorn, and we’re happy to help you start your online campaign. If you’re planning on sending a lump sum contribution after a fundraising event, please feel free to donate online. Thank you for being a force for good and inspiring others to join you in supporting Thorn’s mission!

I am interested in donating a larger gift. Who should I contact?

Please reach out to us at, and include Major Gift in the subject line. We appreciate your generosity!

Do you accept stock donations?

Yes, we have the ability to accept stock donations. Please send an email to and include Stock Donation in the subject line.

Our stock donation information is as follows:

Brokerage: City National Bank
DTC# 0226
Account# MGR-199827
NFS A/C# MGR-199827
Notify: John Vizcarra – 213-673-8878,

Do you accept cryptocurrency donations?

We do accept Bitcoin through Bitpay. You can give through Thorn’s Bitpay wallet here.

If you have other cryptocurrency you’d like to donate, please reach out to us at and include Cryptocurrency in the subject line.

Can I mail Thorn a check donation?

Yes. For check donations, please make the check out to Thorn and mail to:

222 Pacific Coast Highway, 10th Floor
El Segundo, CA 90245

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