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Donor FAQs

Below you will find answers to frequently asked questions. If you still have questions, please reach out to us at [email protected]. Due to the high volume of emails that we receive, we appreciate your patience as we respond to your inquiries. If you have an urgent question, please call us at 202-588-7600 and leave a message. Please note that staff are not able to accept credit card donations by phone or email. 

General giving information:

  • NWLC’s Tax ID number is 52-1213010. 
  • If you need to include an NWLC contact name when you make your gift, please include Andrea Pagano-Reyes, Vice President for Development ([email protected]). 
  • If you would like to be removed from our mailing list, please click here. 
  • If you would like to unsubscribe from our email newsletter, please use our self-service portal. 

Making a donation online:

  • To make a donation online, please click here. 
  • If you need to cancel or adjust a recurring online donation (including updating your credit card information), please use our self-service portal. 
  • If you made a donation online, you will receive an automatic tax receipt by email from [email protected]. This will be sent to the email address you entered when you made your gift. Please check your promotions, junk, and spam folders if you do not see this email. 

 

Making a donation by check:

  • Please make checks payable to National Women’s Law Center and mail to National Women’s Law Center, PO Box 200871, Pittsburgh, PA 15251-0871. Please do not mail checks to our DC office.  
  • If you would like to send a qualified charitable distribution (QCD) from your IRA, please ensure that your check will reach our PO Box before the end of the calendar year, and please ensure that your name and contact information are included so that we can send you a tax receipt for your gift. Please note for gifts sent close to the end of the year, if your check is sent to our DC office, we cannot guarantee it will be deposited within the calendar year if received after December 20. For timely processing, checks must be sent to PO Box 200871, Pittsburgh, PA 15251-0871. 
  • If you would like to recommend a donation through a donor advised fund (DAF) and you wish to receive an acknowledgment, please ensure that your name and contact information are included with the grant letter. If your DAF is sending a check to NWLC, please ensure that it is sent to PO Box 200871, Pittsburgh, PA 15251-0871. 

Tax receipts/acknowledgements:

  • If you made a donation online, you will receive an automatic tax receipt by email from [email protected]. This will be sent to the email address you entered when you made your gift. Please check your promotions, junk, and spam folders if you do not see this email. 
  • If you donated using another method and we have your contact information, you will either receive an acknowledgment letter in the mail or by email from [email protected]. Please check your promotions, junk, and spam folders if you do not see this email. If you don’t find an email from us or haven’t received a letter by mail, please reach out again and we will be in touch. 
  • Please note our office closures listed below, as there may be a delay in getting your acknowledgment letter to you if your donation is received around those times. We appreciate your patience!  

Special funds and NWLC Action Fund:

  • NWLC houses a variety of opportunities to invest. Click here to learn how to become a special supporter.  
  • NWLC administers the following legal defense funds: 
  • If you would like to learn more about the National Women’s Law Center Action Fund, a separate 501(c)(4) entity that focuses on political action, please click here 

Other donation questions:

  • For information on how to make a gift of stock, please click here. Please notify us at [email protected] about your incoming gift of stock. Without such notice, NWLC’s broker may not know that a gift of stock is intended for the Center. 
  • For other answers to donation questions, please click here 

NWLC office closures:

Please note that the NWLC offices are closed on most federal holidays and the days below. 

  • The week of Thanksgiving. 
  • The federally observed Christmas holiday through the day after the federally observed New Year holiday.