RCEF's success depends heavily on the generous contributions of our supporters. Your donation will provide direct assistance towards teacher professional development, new curriculum, libraries and reading programs, and more.
100% of your donations will be used towards our programs and thus directly contribute to improving the quality of education in rural China. (Operational costs and overhead are low and fully covered by grants.)
Your donation will be honored on our online donor list unless requested otherwise. All US donations are 100% tax-deductible.
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Google Checkout has no transaction fees so we recommend you use Google Checkout if possible.
PayPal (Credit Card, Debit Card or Bank Transfer)
PayPal is an easy and secure method of making payments online using your debit card, credit card, or bank account. PayPal accepts a wide range of currencies. For non-US debit/credit card donations, your donation acknowledgement will include a conversion to your currency. Click on the icon below:
Please note that PayPal charges a small transaction fee for all donations. See here for amounts. Google Checkout charges RCEF no transaction fees because we are an approved public charity so we recommend you use Google Checkout if possible.
Rural China Education Foundation
PO Box 92424
Rochester, NY 14692-0424
An email acknowledgement will be sent to your email address if you provide one. Otherwise, a printed acknowledgement will be mailed to you. This can be used for obtaining a tax deduction
We can accept checks in US dollars as well as other currencies. If you have any questions, please email email@example.com.
Tax-deductibility of donations
The Rural China Education Foundation, a California not-for-profit corporation, is registered as a charitable organization and may lawfully solicit donations. The Foundation has been granted official tax-exempt status (section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code) from the United States Internal Revenue Service. You may deduct donations from your federal taxable income (for US taxes).
We welcome in-kind donations such as:
- Frequent flyer miles and airplane tickets for travel to our sites and conferences.
- Technical Services such as website hosting, software, computers and printers, printing services to publish our publicity materials, etc.
If you are interested in making an in-kind donation, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you!
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1/8 of the world's population resides in rural China. The education of China's rural children is crucial to our future.
100% of our individual donations go towards programs in China, so you can be sure that your support is making a direct difference.
All US contributions are 100% tax-deductible.
Verify Our IRS Status
Our Employer Identification Number (EIN) is 20-2753350.
To verify our status:
- Go to www.irs.gov
- Under Charities and Non-profits, search for 'Rural China Education Foundation'.