FAQ


Q. What is The Campaign for Care Day of Giving?

Campaign for Care Day of Giving is a day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. The Campaign for Care Day of Giving is an initiative of McLaren Greater Lansing Foundation.


Q. When is The Campaign for Care Day of Giving?

The Campaign for Care Day of Giving is on Thursday, November 19, 2020 from midnight to 11:59 PM.


Q. Who can donate?

Anyone may donate. Donations through the The Campaign for Care Day of Giving online portal to charitable nonprofit organizations are tax-deductible and cannot be refunded. Contributions may be made via credit and debit card or ACH checking account only. Donations will be received and receipted by GiveGab.


Q. What is GiveGab?

GiveGab is a nonprofit giving platform that helps nonprofits to raise money, engage donors and manage volunteers quickly and efficiently. GiveGab offers a full portfolio of simple and easy to use products that allows organizations to function in a more streamlined manner.


Q. How will donations be distributed?

Each donation made to McLaren Greater Lansing Foundation will be disbursed directly from GiveGab via direct deposit within 5 business days.


Q. How much of my donation goes to the nonprofit?

GiveGab retains a 4% campaign management fee from all donations. Credit Card processing fees are an additional 2.5% + $0.30 for all major credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover). Users also have the ability to make a gift using their ACH checking account. Donations of $100 or more are eligible for ACH transfer and will incur a $3 flat fee in addition to the 4% campaign management fee. You are given the option to cover the fees and if you choose this option, 100% of your online charitable gift will go to the receiving organization. All donations are final and cannot be refunded. Any donations processed outside of The Campaign for Care Day of Giving donation period, through GiveGab.com, or subsequent recurring donations are subject to transaction fees outlined on the GiveGab.com pricing page: http://info.givegab.com/pricing.


Q. Who will receive my contact information?

McLaren Greater Lansing Foundation will have access to your name and email address. This information is used solely to send thank you messages, provide the option to receive future notifications, and to notify you of future activities.


Q. Do I need to create an account with GiveGab?

No. You do not need to create an account to make a donation. The benefits of creating an account include having your tax receipts collected in one location, being able to track your donations, follow the charities you support, and engage in future volunteering and donations. Your tax receipt is emailed immediately upon processing your donation. To claim a donation as a deduction on U.S. taxes, you should retain the donation receipt as an official record.


Q. Can I make donations via a mobile device?

Yes! Simply visit dayofgiving.mclaren.org on your mobile device.


Q. Can I pre-schedule a donation for The Campaign for Care Day of Giving?

You cannot pre-schedule your The Campaign for Care Day of Giving gift, but you may make a donation to a participating nonprofit before or after the The Campaign for Care Day of Giving. In order for your donation to be counted towards prize incentives awarded on November 19, 2020 it must be made between midnight at 11:59 p.m. on November 19, 2020.