FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Can I send a donation in the mail?
Yes, we accept check and money order donations by mail to the following address:
The Climate Reality Project
Attn: Advancement Department
555 11th Street NW, Suite 601
Washington, DC 20004
Can I donate by phone?
Yes, you can call us at (202) 567-6800 to make a secure donation.
How do I update my billing or contact information?
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org, and we’ll be happy to assist you.
Are online donations secure?
Yes, our website is secured with a GoDaddy.com Web Server Certificate. All transactions are protected with a 256-bit Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption to make sure your information is 100% secure. For more information about this website’s security, click on the green padlock icon located in your browser bar or donation page.
Can I donate online?
Yes, donations can be made online here.
Can I donate via PayPal?
Yes, please select "Donate with PayPal" from the dropdown that is pre-populated with "Donate by Card") on our donation page.
Can I donate via a donor-advised fund?
Yes, donations can be made via a donor-advised fund here.
Can I donate via wire transfer?
Yes, please contact email@example.com, and we’ll be happy to assist you.
Can I donate in various currencies?
Yes, donations made online will be processed in your local currency. When you donate online, the amount will be displayed in USD, but will be converted into your bank’s currency upon processing. We are not responsible for any transaction fees incurred by your financial institution.
How is my donation used?
You may read our Audit Reports and Annual Reports on our website by clicking here.
What is your tax ID number?
Our EIN # is 87-0745629.
Is my donation tax deductible?
Yes, Climate Reality is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization and all donations are tax deductible for United States federal income tax purposes.
In some cases where you receive a good or service in relation to your donation, the full amount of your donation may not be deductible. Where this is applicable, Climate Reality will provide you with information that will enable you to calculate the deductible amount of your donation.
Will I receive a tax receipt?
Yes, we provide tax receipts for all tax-deductible donations. Upon completing your online contribution, you will receive an email receipt. If you complete your contribution via check, money order, or wire, you will receive a tax receipt in the mail within 30 days.
We are not tax professionals and recommend consulting one for any specific questions regarding your tax filings.
If you didn’t receive an emailed tax receipt, please check your spam or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
How do I cancel my monthly donation?
You can cancel your monthly donation at any time by contacting us at email@example.com.
Will I receive a tax receipt for my monthly contribution?
Yes, you’ll receive an emailed tax receipt for each recurring donation you give.
I have a question about giving to The Climate Reality Project that cannot be answered in the above questions.
For any questions regarding your donation, monthly gifts, tax receipts, or personal contact information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. We’ll respond within 24 hours to your inquiry.
How do I receive a green ring pin?
Become a Climate Reality Leader! By completing a Climate Reality Leadership Corps training, you’ll join over 12,000 climate activists worldwide trained personally by Vice President Al Gore. At commencement, you will receive a certificate and green ring pin.
If you have any further questions or concerns about the green ring pin, please email email@example.com.