Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):
How do I make a contribution? Gifts can be made by 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, please send checks to this address: The Ohio State University Foundation PO Box 710811 Columbus, OH 43271-0811 made payable to The Ohio State University. In the memo field, write Buckeye Funder and the name of the project you are supporting.
Is my gift tax deductible? Yes, and you will receive a receipt for your gift sent to the email address you provide.
Will my gift count towards Alumni Association 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 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. For questions about your credit card transaction, please contact Gift Processing at (614) 292-2141 or email email@example.com.