Is my donation tax-deductible?
Ophthalmology Foundation is a non-profit organization exempt from federal income taxation under IRC 501(c)(3). Please consult with your tax advisor to determine whether your donation is tax-deductible.
Can I make a donation by check or wire transfer?
You may submit a check by postal mail at:
2261 Market St. #445
San Francisco, CA 94114
Please contact us directly via email or call and leave a message at +1 415-651-2723 for wire transfer information.
My company matches my gifts to 501(c)(3) organizations. Is Ophthalmology Foundation eligible to receive this type of match?
Yes, the IRS recognizes Ophthalmology Foundation as a 501(c)(3) public charity which means we are eligible for employer matching gift programs. You can do this by requesting and submitting a gift matching form provided by your employer.
Does Ophthalmology Foundation issue tax receipts?
Yes, you will receive a charitable tax receipt for income tax purposes. We will send you your tax receipt via email in order to avoid administrative and mailing costs. However, if you would prefer that a receipt be mailed to you, we are happy to accommodate this request.
When can I expect my receipt?
You will receive your tax receipt immediately upon the Ophthalmology Foundation’s receipt of your donation.
Does Ophthalmology Foundation sell, rent, or trade donor information to other organizations?
Can I dedicate my donation to someone?
Yes. You can make your donation a tribute to someone. This option is included on our donation form, and if your donation is dedicated to someone still living, you will have the option of sending them a gift donation notification.
How do I cancel my recurring online donation?
Please contact us via email or call and leave a message at +1 415-651-2723. An Ophthalmology Foundation representative will be in contact to help you with cancelling any recurring donation.
Can I make a donation on the phone if I don’t want to donate online?
Yes, but we do urge you to take advantage of the convenience and security of giving online. You may call and leave a message at +1 415-651-2723 if you would like to donate by credit card via phone. A representative from Ophthalmology Foundation will return your call to process your donation.