Questions and Answers

Below you will find answers to many common questions about Raise Some L 2021.

Does UofL accept matching gifts? 

Yes, the University of Louisville Foundation happily accepts your matching gift. Matching gifts are a great way for donors to maximize contributions to the University and increase the impact of their gifts. To see if your company matches gifts, visit If you need additional information from us, please contact

What if I have questions about my gift?

Please send any questions about your gift to

How do I find the fund I wish to donate to? 

All funds are listed by area. To select a fund, go to the area pages and select the area you wish to support. All funds being promoted by that area will be listed on their pages. If you need assistance making your gift, please contact 

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.

Are donations tax deductible?

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

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.

Can I make a payroll deduction gift for day of giving? 

Yes! Details on how to set up a new payroll deduction gift are available here. You cannot make your payroll gift directly through the day of giving site. If you have questions, please contact our gift staff. Simply send an email note to their service account

What if I have additional questions?

Please feel free to call us at (502) 852-6186 or email

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