Make a donation

When i was in jail, you visited me

This ministry is fully funded through the generosity of Madison Area congregations, individuals, and small grants.

Make an online donation now:

Click on the Donate button on the left and select your method of payment. Simply follow the prompts after that!

Mail a check to:

Madison Area Jail Ministry

c/o Executive Committee

PO BOX 8885

Madison, WI 53708-8885

Those who have Thrivent insurance policies can direct Thrivent Choice dollars to the Madison Area Jail Ministry by going to on their computers or by phoning Thrivent at (800) 847-4836 and stating

"Thrivent Choice". Eligible members are given Choice Dollars based on their insurance premiums, contract values and Thrivent Financial volunteer leadership.

Giving Through the United Way

In addition to direct giving by individuals, Madison Area Jail Ministry can be supported through the United Way of Dane County contributions made by employees of local businesses. Madison Area Jail Ministry must be written in as a choice on the United Way forms.