Officers killed in the line of duty leave behind families struggling with grief. Your help makes it possible for The Shield to support these families when their need is greatest. Whether you’re an individual or a business, there are plenty of ways to contribute to The Shield.

Individual Contributions

Your donation to The Shield makes a difference to families of officers killed or disabled in the line of duty. Please donate today!

Since The Shield is a 501(c)(3) organization, all donations are tax deductible.

By Mail

Send your check or money order, made payable to “The Shield, Inc.” to the address below:

The Shield
7149 Ridge Road
Cincinnati, OH 45237

Through PayPal

You can make a one-time payment through PayPal, or subscribe with a $9 monthly donation.

Other Ways to Help

Even if you can’t donate, you can still support The Shield. You can follow us on Facebook to spread the word and find out about upcoming fundraisers, or support businesses who have supported us to show you care!

Business Donations

When you support The Shield, you show your employees and your community what your business stands for. Many of your customers may only know the dollars and cents side of your business. Supporting The Shield shows your customers that you support your community and its protectors.

In return for your support, The Shield will feature you on our website’s Supporters page. We’ll also give you resources to help you show your support of The Shield at your place of business.

How You Can Support The Shield

As a business owner, you are an important part of your community. There are a number of ways you can help The Shield. Below, you’ll find just a few.

  • Place our pamphlets in your place of business
  • Tell your customers about The Shield
  • Help us collect donations to support the police
  • Make a donation to The Shield

We know your time and resources are valuable, and we appreciate any help you can offer. If you can think of another way to support The Shield, just send us an email! As a business owner and a leader in your community, you can make a difference.