Giving FAQ

What are the advantages of donating online?

Online credit card donations can be a more cost-efficient solution to make donations for both domestic and international donors. It allows us to receive your contribution funds faster, without the delay of processing checks, or any additional mailing/shipping costs for international donations.


Will I receive a receipt?

Anyone who donates a gift of any amount will receive a receipt from the Waksman Accounting Office. The receipt is generated once the donation has been processed and is mailed to the donor.


Can I make a confidential (anonymous) donation?

Yes. Please let us know if you wish that your gift remain confidential.


Can I make a gift in honor or in memory of someone?

Yes. Gifts in memory or in honor of an individual can be made during one's lifetime or through bequests. Please indicate this preference while making your gift, and please include any details about the honoree as appropriate.