Between getting a court ordered name change and obtaining new documents, legal transition can get expensive. People often ask how they can support the community and make these services more accessible. Your donation helps me to provide pro bono (free) name and document change assistance and general information.
Please feel free to donate any amount with which you are comfortable.
Here are some of the things your donation will go towards:
$210 - the cost to start a name change outside NYC
$65 - the cost to start a name change in NYC
$35-50 - the cost to obtain enough certified copies of your name change order to change all of your basic documents
$10-50 - the cost to obtain a new DMV ID (cost varies depending on the type of ID)
$140 - the cost to obtain a new passport