Yes, you can make a donation to a specific runner or a general donation to the One Love team.
Where should I mail donation checks?
All donations should be mailed to: One Love Foundation Attn: 2019 NYC Marathon PO Box 368 Bronxville, NY 10708 Please write the runner's name in the memo section so we know to credit their fundraising.
Who should I make the check out to?
Checks can be made payable to One Love Foundation. Be sure to include the runner's name in the memo section so we know to credit their fundraising.
Are donations tax-deductible?
All monetary donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.
Do all donors who mail their donations receive a receipt?
Any donor who mails their donation and provides an address will receive a receipt via mail once the donation has been processed.
Do all donors who contribute online receive a receipt?
Yes, anyone who donates online, regardless of the amount, will receive an email confirmation. Online donations of $200 or more will also be mailed a standard donation confirmation letter.
What is the Tax ID number for the One Love Foundation?
One Love Foundation is a 50(c)(3) and the tax ID number is 27-2904497.
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What can I do if a check is written out to me personally?
If a donation check has been written out to you personally, you may endorse the back of the check by writing make payable to "One Love Foundation" and signing it and mailing it in with a completed donation form.
Can I mail in a cash donation?
It is not a good idea to send a cash donation in the mail. You may drop off the cash at One Love Foundation along with your information or you can deposit the cash into your checking account and send a personal check from your account.
How quickly can I expect an online donation to post to my page?
Any donation made online should post immediately. If your donation does not post within 5 minutes, please contact One Love Foundation.
Can I enter a check online?
You can't enter a check online. What you can do is enter a check as a pledge. This can be done in the fundraising section of your headquarters page. The status of the check will be pending until the check is received by One Love Foundation.
A donor is requesting a Tax ID number; what is that and how can I get it?
A Tax ID number identifies One Love Foundation as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Many donors will request this number to validate their donation as tax-deductible. The One Love Foundation Tax ID number is 27-2904497.
Not all of my donors are showing up in the Honor Roll. Why?
As your donors make a contribution, they have the option of whether or not they want to appear in the Honor Roll.
Where can I find a list of the people who have donated to me?
Log in with your email and password to visit your headquarters page. Select My Fundraising Report on the left side. You will then find a list of all of your donors as well as a list of all donors to your team .
How can I send a thank you email to my donors?
To easily send thank-you emails to donors, follow these steps:
Log in to your fundraiser dashboard by clicking the "My HQ" link in the top right
Click "My Fundraising Report" in the left sidebar
Locate the donor/donation you'd like to thank, and click "Send Email" (If the donor didn't submit their email address, this option is unavailable.)
Type the message in the pop-up window, and click "Send Email"
Why am I receiving emails telling me that I've received a donation?
You are receiving these emails because we would like to keep you updated on your fundraising efforts. If you wish to stop receiving these updates, please login to your headquarters and edit your account preferences.
What is my personal page URL?
A personal URL is a shortened link to your team or personal page that you can send to friends and family in emails. A personal URL will look like this https://fundraise.joinonelove.org/create-your-own/ben.
Can a donor add a dedication message that appears in my fundraising honor roll?
When a donor makes a donation online, s/he can enter text to appear on the fundraising honor roll. This may be the donor's name, or it could be something like "From the whole Wolf family" or "In Memory of Aunt Cathy".