Will I receive a receipt for my donation?
Yes, you will automatically receive an on-screen acknowledgment letter and an e-mailed copy. Every charity profiled on this site is recognized by the Internal Revenue Service and are in good standing, so you can be certain that your donations are tax deductible.
Is there a charge on donations made on East Bay Gives Day?
East Bay Gives works to ensure the day is a cost-effective and successful fundraising campaign. Transactions incur a credit card processing fee of 2.1% plus an additional 10 to 30 cents depending upon the type of credit card used. Donors have the option to help cover credit card fees. Transactions also incur a service charge of 2.6% that pays for the cost of the software. The final service charge is dependent on total donations raised.
Will my information be shared when I make a donation?
The organizations you donate to will receive your contact information once you make a donation. The East Bay Community Foundation also receives donor information. This information will never be sold.