Get Involved – Your Support Is Needed – RAW Advocates Inc.

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RAW Advocates Inc operates as a 501 (c) (3) non-profit
and all contributions are tax deductible.

RAW Advocates Inc provides confidential assistance to victims of abuse and sexual assault. An angel in our immediate community of Cottonwood, AZ donated a 4 Unit Apartment Complex in July 2020. We now have 4 safe houses to maintain for these victims. We currently select victims from the Verde Valley Sanctuary who are undergoing personalized case management, counseling, safety planning and attend day and/or evening support groups.


You can support RAW Advocates Inc and benefit from the Arizona Charitable Tax Credit. Here’s how it works: File your Arizona tax return, attach form 321 and receive dollar for dollar credit on your taxes for your donation up to $400 (filing single return) or $800 (filing a joint return). Our Qualifying Charity Organization (QCO) code to be entered on AZ Form 321 is 22109. This information is also available on the Arizona list of Qualifying Charitable Organizations.


AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support RAW Advocates Inc every time you shop at no cost to you. When you shop at, you will find the same exact low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to RAW Advocates Inc, which you can easily designate on their site. Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchase to the charitable organization of your choice.

Other Information

Every single penny donated to RAW Advocates Inc in spent on the shelter and assistance to battered women and their children. We do not have any employees. All persons involved are volunteers.

Many local businesses are stepping forward with pledges and/or assistance with repairs, maintenance and upkeep on this property. Contractors, carpenters and other businesses are donating their labor for free and parts at cost. Utility companies are providing utilities for free. Later in the year we will be publishing a list of our sponsors (with their permission) and we hope you will support their local business as well.

If you have any questions or concerns please do not hesitate to call me or send me an email.

RAW Advocates Inc
Charlene Zack, President
764 N Main St
Cottonwood AZ 86326
(928) 203-0371