Any individual may donate. Donations through Silicon Valley Gives Day 2014 are received and receipted by Razoo Foundation, a registered 501(c)3 charity that operates a donor advised fund to fulfill donor advisements.
The minimum donation is $10 and there is no maximum donation limit. Donations are tax-deductible and irrevocable (donations will not be refunded). Contribution may be made via credit and debit card only
The nonprofit organization will receive the full donation, less a flat rate of 4.9% which covers the credit card processing and Razoo.com fees. There is no fee to participate.
For an organization to participate, they first must register and be approved by Silicon Valley Community Foundation. To do so, please visit the nonprofit toolkit.
Organizations can track donations in real-time and have access to donor name and contact information, unless the donor chooses to make an anonymous contribution. As host of Silicon Valley Gives Day 2014, Silicon Valley Community Foundation will receive contact information for donors who participate in Silicon Valley Gives Day 2014. This information is used solely to thank the donor for participating, provide the option to opt-in to receiving future notifications from Silicon Valley Community Foundation, and to notify the donor of future Silicon Valley Gives Day 2014 activities.
Silicon Valley Community Foundation can modify any restrictions or conditions if, in the sole judgment of the Board of Directors, such restriction or condition becomes unnecessary, incapable of fulfillment or inconsistent with the charitable needs of the community. As such, Silicon Valley Community Foundation reserves the right to deny or condition the distribution of prize grants if, in the judgment of its Board of Directors, such restriction or condition becomes necessary.