Frequently Asked Questions

What will my donation support?

Your donation will be used to toward WomenVenture’s operating expenses, includinganythe followingas need dictates:

  • Training Program Costs:Scholarships forlow-income trainingclients,materials for classes, training volunteers to deliver our programs, mentor training and curriculum development
  • Loan Program Costs:Pre-loan and post-loan coaching, underwritingtime and materials,closing costs and new program development
  • Operations: Updates to technology and office infrastructure to better serve clients, outreach efforts to clients, partners and funders, staff development activities

Is my contribution tax-deductible?

Yes,WomenVenture is a 501(c)(3), so yourdonationistax-deductible to the extent provided by law.Most donations are 100% tax-deductible, and we provide tax receipts for all donationsto ensure you have a record of your donation.

Where can I seeWomenVenture’sfinancials?

You can view our most recent annual report and 990here.

What isWomenVenture’sEmployer Identification Number (EIN)?

It is41-1463426.

Whom do I contact if I have a question or problemmakingadonation?

Call Lisa Zellmer at 612-224-9546.

My company matches my gifts to 501(c)(3) organizations. IsWomenVentureeligible to receive this type of match?

Yes, if your company provides matching giftsfor donations or volunteer hours, here are two ways to submit:

  1. Sendacompletedmatching gift formtoWomenVenture or to your employer as per their instructions.
  2. If your company uses a matching gift platform, submit your request through the portal by selectingWomenVentureor by entering our EIN (41-1463426).

If you have any questions or need support, pleasecallLisa Zellmer at 612-224-9546.

How do I updateor cancel my recurring gift?

Please contact us at(612) 224-9555 to request changes to your recurring donation.