Questions and Answers

Below you will find answers to many common questions about Raise Some L 2017.

Are donations tax deductible?

Yes. Your gift is tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.

When will my credit card be charged?

Your credit card will be charged immediately. Unlike other crowdfunding efforts, donations made on UofL’s Day of Giving are available to projects as soon as a donation is processed, whether the project has reached its funding goal or not.

Will I receive a receipt for tax purposes?

Yes. Both an email confirmation as well as a separate email tax receipt will be sent to the email used when completing your donation.

What if I have questions about my donation?

Please send any questions about your donation to

I would like to give offline. How do I participate?

To give offline, send checks payable to “University of Louisville” to Alumni Relations & Annual Giving, Attn: William Holley, 200 E. Brandeis Ave, Louisville, KY 40245. Make sure to note how your gift should be allocated on the memo line.

Do you have additional questions?

Please feel free to call the our Senior Director of Philanthropy at (502) 852-4919 or email

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