Thank you for considering donating to Engineers Without Borders – UW Madison! Your gift will make a difference in the day-to-day lives of those who need it most. Regardless of the size of your donation, you can control where your money is going and what it will be used for. Just let us know!
Crowdfunding Page Donations
This is our preferred method of receiving online donations. Click the blue “Donate Now” button on:
Our financial manager will be notified of your generous donation. You will receive a confirmation receipt as well.
UW Online Donations
To make a secure online donation, please follow this link and these instructions:
1) Go to: UW Foundation Donations Page. This link should automatically take you to our Peter J. Bosscher Engineers Without Borders Fund form.
2) Select Amount: Enter in the amount that you wish to donate, and whether you wish for this to be a one-time or recurring donation.
3) Additional Information:
Enter in additional information regarding your donation. If you would like to designate your gift to a specific project (Ecuador, Guatemala, Uganda, Ethiopia) and/or purpose (student travel, equipment, etc.), indicate this in the Gift Note box.
*If ever the donation system has changed and a fund ID is needed, our fund is the Peter J. Bosscher Engineers Without Borders Fund (ID#12344037)
4) Personal and Billing Information:
Enter in your information, and you’re done!
5) Inform us of your donation:
Please fill out the EWB Donation Thank You Form or send an email to the EWB Financial Manager (ewbmadisonfm ‘at’ gmail ‘dot’ com) including your name, amount, and project designation so that we may watch for your donation and ensure that it is processed. This will also make it easier for us to thank you in due time!
Donations through the Mail
To mail a donation it can be sent to:
University of Wisconsin Foundation
U.S. Bank Lockbox
P.O. Box 78807
Milwaukee, WI 53278-0807
Make checks payable to: UW – Foundation, Care of Engineers Without Borders
EWB-USA is a 501(c)(3) organization. 501(c)(3) is a specific IRS tax code that EWB-USA must follow to retain it’s non-profit status. All funds must be deposited in a bank account with 501(c)(3) tax ID for the donation to be tax deductible. This means that funds can only be deposited at EWB-USA or in the UW Foundation Account.
Once you make a donation, EWB-USA or the UW Foundation will send you a thank you letter that acts as a receipt and can be included in your taxes
If you have any questions, do not hesitate to ask our Financial Manager at ewbmadisonfm ‘at’ gmail ‘dot’ com
We thank you for your support!