Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):
How do I make a contribution? A contribution can be made by simply pressing one of the red buttons with a designated dollar amount. Please make sure your mailing address matches the billing address for your credit/debit card.
Can I mail in a donation? Yes, you can send a check made payable to The Ohio State University. Please send to: The Ohio State University Foundation PO Box 710811 Columbus, OH 43271-0811. Please put Buckeye Funder and the name of the project you are supporting in the memo field.
Is my donation tax deductible? Yes! You will receive a receipt for your donation.
Will my gift count towards Alumni Association Sustaining Membership, President’s Club, and other Ohio State donor recognition programs?
Yes. Your gift through Buckeye Funder will be applied to your giving at Ohio State and our recognition programs. Learn more about Alumni Association Sustaining Membership and President’s Club.
When will my credit card be charged? Your credit card will be charged immediately upon finalizing your gift on the site.
Are international donations accepted? Yes, The Ohio State University Foundation accepts international gifts via credit card or check.
What is the institution’s Employer Identification Number (EIN), also known as a Federal Tax Identification Number? The Ohio State University Foundation’s Tax ID Number is 31-1145986.
Who should I contact with questions about my contribution? For questions about the project you are supporting, please contact Annual Giving at email@example.com. For questions about your credit card transaction, please contact Gift Processing at (614) 292-2141 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.