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The SHRM Foundation staff is happy to take your donation via credit card over the phone. Please call Elissa Soares, Foundation Administrator, at
Donations made by check can be mailed along with a completed
donation form to our secure lock box:
The SHRM Foundation P.O. Box 79116 Baltimore MD, 21279-0116
Contact Ashlee Smith, development director, at
Ashlee.Smith@shrm.org or call 703.535.6291
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Q: Is my donation to the SHRM Foundation tax deductible? A: Yes, all donations to the SHRM Foundation are tax deductible.
Q: How long will it take to process my donation? A: If you donate via check or credit card mailed to our office, it can take up to two weeks for your donation to be processed.
If you donate online at
shrmfoundation.org/donate, your donation is credited automatically and you will receive a receipt emailed to you immediately.
Q: Will I receive a receipt for my donation? A: Yes.
Q: How can I contact the SHRM Foundation with a question about my donation? A: Please email the SHRM Foundation at
firstname.lastname@example.org or call 703-535-6020.
Q: How can I make sure my donation is properly credited?
A: Donating online allows you to choose your donation's recognition credits for your chapter and/or state council and/or ensure that your gift is made in honor or memory. If you are mailing your donation, please include the
donation form so that all information is correctly received. If you have additional concerns, please call us at 703-535-6020.
Individual Gift I am an individual who is a making a donation to the SHRM Foundation. If I am a SHRM chapter/council member making a Leadership Campaign donation, I can chose to give recognition credits to my chapter and/or state council.
Monthly Donors Your initial donation will be charged on the day you complete the online donation process, and your subsequent monthly donations will be charged to your credit card on the 1st business day of each month. You may cancel or change the amount of this automatic donation by contacting the SHRM Foundation at 703.535.6020 or by email at
SHRMFoundation@shrm.org before your credit card is charged. If you are a monthly donor, update your
Monthly Payment Preferences here.
State Council or Chapter Gift I am a representative of a SHRM chapter or state council making a donation from chapter or council funds. This donation will count towards your annual contribution for SHAPE requirements.
Student Chapter Gift I am a representative of a SHRM student chapter making a donation from chapter funds.
Corporate Gift This is a gift made from a corporation to the SHRM Foundation.
Q: What credit cards do you accept? A: MasterCard, Visa, American Express
Q: Are there any credit cards you won't accept? A: At this time, we do not accept Discover cards and we cannot accept debit cards that are not accompanied by a Visa or MasterCard logo on the card.
Q: Can I donate through worksite giving programs? A: Many giving programs allow you to choose a charity of your choice. The SHRM Foundation is a proud recipient of gifts made through worksite giving. If we can help connect your worksite giving program, please contact us at
email@example.com or call 703.535.6020.
Q: Do you process matching gifts? A: Yes! Matching gifts are a great way to double, and sometimes triple, your donation! Contact your company's charity giving program to learn more about the steps needed. The SHRM Foundation is happy to complete all paperwork.
How to submit a Matching Gift contribution:
Your company will than issue a matching gift contribution to the SHRM Foundation.
Questions or Complaints regarding this Privacy Statement should be directed to:
The SHRM Foundation 1800 Duke Street
Alexandria, Virginia, 22314
SHRM Foundation is an organization that is based in the United States. We comply with U.S. laws governing the privacy of personal information, which may not provide the same level of data protection as provided under the laws of other countries.
Personally identifiable information refers to data that tells us specifically who you are (e.g., your name, home and/or work email address, postal address, phone number, and your employer and job title, and if you are making a donation, your credit card or other financial information). You are only required to provide such information if you want to make a donation and take advantage of any acknowledgments and recognition provided to our donors. We may also collect demographic information about you (e.g., birth year, certification designation, etc.).
The SHRM Foundation does not sell or share donor information collected online or offline, with the exception that your information is shared with third party vendors that process and acknowledge your donation, with our parent organization, the Society for Human Resources Management (“SHRM”), or as required by law enforcement or judicial authorities.
a.) General If you make a donation to SHRM Foundation through our website or other means (e.g. third party- hosted applications), you provide personally identifiable information and demographic information to the SHRM Foundation. SHRM Foundation will use this to carry out any transactions necessary to process and acknowledge the donation and will not sell or share this information with third parties unless we have received written permission from the donor to sell or share such information, except as provided below. Donors may at times choose to remain anonymous, and SHRM Foundation respects such wishes. SHRM Foundation may utilize third party vendors for the purposes of collecting donor information (e.g. third party applications). These third parties will only use such information for the purpose of facilitating/completing your donation to the SHRM Foundation, and will be obligated to keep donor information protected and confidential.
SHRM Foundation may be required by law enforcement or judicial authorities to provide information on individual users to the appropriate governmental authorities. In matters involving a danger to personal or public safety, SHRM Foundation may voluntarily provide information to appropriate governmental authorities.
b.) Sensitive Personal Information
SHRM Foundation does not share with third parties, sensitive personal information such as passcodes, social security numbers, or credit card numbers, except as necessary to process donations requested by you and under strict confidentiality and security protections; nor does SHRM Foundation publish such sensitive personal information.
c.) SHRM Foundation Affiliates
a.) Send an e-mail to: SHRMFoundation@shrm.org
b.) Send mail to the following postal address: SHRM Foundation, 1800 Duke Street, Alexandria, Virginia, 22314, ATTN: Foundation Administrator.
c.) Call: 703-535-6020. Instructions for option out of any SHRM Foundation e-mail newsletter you receive are also included with each e-mail.
c.) Call: 703-535-6020.
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