Ways to Give: Frequently Asked Questions

Thank you for your interest in the different ways to give to the Alliance for Aging Research. Below is a list of Frequently Asked Questions. If your question is not answered below, please contact us. We will do our best to respond. 


1.  What is the Alliance’s tax identification number?
2.  Are donations to the Alliance tax deductible?
3.  Will I get a receipt for my donation for tax purposes?
4.  Where can I find information about the Alliance’s financials?
5.  How can I donate stock or other securities?
6.  How can I make a gift in honor or memory of someone?
7.  I’m having difficulty making a donation online.
8.  I prefer to mail my donation, rather than donate online. Where should I send the check?
9.  I would like to update my mailing address or email address.
10.  I would like to update the credit card information for my monthly gift.

Answers 

1.  What is the Alliance’s tax identification number?
Our tax identification number is 54-1379174.

2.  Are donations to the Alliance tax deductible?
Yes. The Alliance is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Your gift is tax-deductible to the full extent provided by law.

3.  Will I get a receipt for my donation for tax purposes?
Yes. If you donated online, you will receive an acknowledgement via the email address you provided. All other donations are acknowledged through the mail. If you did not receive an acknowledgment and need a copy, please send your request to Sarah DiGiovine at [email protected] or call (202) 293-2856, Mon-Fri, 9-4 EST.

4.  Where can I find information about the Alliance’s financials?
For information, please visit the Alliance’s reports and financials page.

5.  How can I donate stock or other securities?
For instructions on how to make gifts of stocks or other securities to the Alliance, please visit the Alliance's Ways to Give page re:Gifts of Stock.

6.  How can I make a gift in honor or memory of someone?
To make a gift in honor or memory of someone please visit our donation page. For assistance, please call Sarah DiGiovine at (202) 293-2856, Mon-Fri, 9-4 EST.

7.  I’m having difficulty making a donation online.
We’re sorry that you’re having difficulty. Please email us and let us know the following: (1) what the problem is that you’re experiencing, (2) what the URL is of the web page you were on when you experienced the trouble, and (3) what internet browser you are using and we will forward your inquiry to our web team for immediate investigation. In the meantime, please feel free to call Sarah DiGiovine at (202) 293-2856, Mon-Fri, 9-4 EST, for assistance or to make your donation by telephone.

8.  I prefer to mail my donation, rather than donate online. Where should I send the check?
Thank you for your support of the Alliance. Please send your check, made out to “Alliance for Aging Research” to the following address:
     Alliance for Aging Research
     1700 K St. NW
     Suite 740
     Washington, DC 20006

9.  I would like to update my mailing address or email address.
Please send your changes to [email protected] and we will be happy to update your record. Please give us both your old and new addresses. Mail and email address changes will take place as soon as we update our records.

10.  I would like to update the credit card information for my monthly gift.
Please sign up with your new card information online or call Sarah DiGiovine at (202) 293-2856 to update your information by phone, Mon-Fri, 9-4 EST.